Mark Gallagher

Research & Intructional Technology Consultant
Phone: 310-825-4864 Office: 1041 Public Affairs

Mark Gallagher is a PhD candidate in the Department of English at UCLA. His dissertation looks at how Transcendentalism can be understood an affective discourse within the Unitarian tradition, one that is best expressed in the transcendental affects of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Margaret Fuller, and Henry David Thoreau. He is also the editor of the Thoreau Society Bulletin, the quarterly publication of the Thoreau Society.

Mark’s work in the digital humanities includes photogrammetry projects for the Digital Thoreau and Paris Past and Present. Mark also contributed to the early modern marginalia transcription and encoding project at the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library.

Favorite Book
Walden by Henry David Thoreau

Favorite Quote
“Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in. I drink at it; but while I drink I see the sandy bottom and detect how shallow it is. Its thin current slides away, but eternity remains.” – Henry David Thoreau, “Where I Lived, and What I Lived For,” Walden

Favorite Place
Concord, Massachusetts

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