Louise Freeman

Dr. Louise M. Freeman is a professor of psychology at Mary Baldwin University and a licensed behavior analyst working with special needs children. A behavioral neuroscientist by training, she has developed a secondary interest in psychology, empathy and young adult literature. Her research has been published in The ALAN Review, Study and Scrutiny and Critical Insights: The Hunger Games, and she has an upcoming chapter in Beyond the Ivory Tower: More Essays on the Works of J.K. Rowling. Dr. Freeman has presented work on psychology and young adult literature at academic conferences at LSU, Chestnut Hill College, Gonzaga University, Kent State and UNLV, as well as at multiple Harry Potter podcasts, festivals and conventions.

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