Molly Pulda is the Administrative Assistant Professor of Women's Literature at Newcomb College Institute. She has a Ph.D. in English and a certificate in women's studies from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York and a B.A. from Columbia University. Before joining Newcomb College Institute, she was a Provost's Postdoctoral Scholar in the Humanities at the University of Southern California and taught at Barnard College and Brooklyn College. Molly promotes a culture of women reading women at Tulane University by leading Newcomb's literary programming, teaching courses in the English department, and directing a pre-college program, Newcomb Summer Session: Women's Literature. Her research is on secrecy in contemporary literature and culture.