Hilarie Ashton

Hilarie Ashton
Instructional Technology Fellow

Lehman College

Hilarie is a doctoral candidate in English at the CUNY Graduate Center, where she interweaves American studies, gender studies, sound studies, and literature. Her dissertation, “Unsung Heroines in Black and White: Sixties Girl Groups as Sonic Rebellion,” positions the Ronettes, the Shangri-Las, and the Chiffons as creatively and sonically radical. She is also an assistant editor for Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy and Harlot: A Revealing Look at the Arts of Persuasion. In her spare time, she can be found kickboxing, spinning, writing fiction, and petting dogs.