Marie Hubbard earned her B.A. in English with a minor in Education at Stanford University and her M.A. in English and Comparative Literature from Columbia University, where she is currently pursuing her doctorate. She studies the role of literature education in British colonialism, researching the methods by which the English classroom contributed to a reshaping of native cultural attachments and social arrangements. Broadly speaking, Marie's interests are centered on educational inequity and the tangible effects of literature in society.