Maggie Doherty, PhD

Preceptor in Expository Writing, Harvard University
Maggie Doherty holds a PhD in English from Harvard University and a BA, also in English, from Yale University. Her first book, The Equivalents (Knopf 2020), tells the story of five women writers and artists who met and became friends at the Radcliffe Institute in the early 1960s and who helped launch second-wave feminism. Her essays and reviews can be found in The Nation, The New Republic, and the London Review of Books, among other publications.


  • PhD Harvard University