Stefano Morello is a Ph.D. Candidate in English at The Graduate Center, CUNY and a Digital Fellow at both The Graduate Center and Queens College. His research interests include American Studies, pop culture, poetics, and digital humanities. His dissertation explores the heterotopic space of the East Bay punk rock scene, its modes of resistance and dis-association, and the clashes between its politics and aesthetics. He also created the East Bay Punk Digital Archive.