Wendy Galgan is a Lecturer in the Department of English at St. Francis College in Brooklyn, New York, where she teaches literature and composition courses. She received her Ph.D. from the CUNY Graduate Center in Manhattan in 2009; her dissertation is titled "She's Poetry in Motion: Metaphors of Movement in Some Contemporary American Women's Poetry." Wendy's areas of interest include women's poetry, contemporary American poetry, women's studies, pop culture studies, film studies, and genre literature (SF, horror, alternate history). She has team-taught courses on Philosophy and the Moving Image and Philosophy and Science Fiction. Wendy is a published poet currently at work on her first collection of poetry.