Academic papers

Journal papers

Walder-Biesanz, Ilana. “Da uomo: querying gender and sexuality in Mozart’s La clemenza di Tito.” Forthcoming in Women and Music, vol. 23, 2019

Walder-Biesanz, Ilana. “Writing pastoral drama as a woman and an actor: Isabella Andreini’s Mirtilla.” Italian Studies, vol. 71, no. 1, 2016, pp. 49-66. DOI: 10.1080/00751634.2015.1132606. Available online here (for purchase)

McGowan, Mary Kate, Ilana Walder-Biesanz, Morvareed Rezian, and Chloe Emerson. “On Silencing and Systematicity: The Challenge of the Drowning Case.” Hypatia, vol. 31, no. 1, 2015, pp. 74-90. DOI: 10.1111/hypa.12224. Available online here (for purchase)

Walder-Biesanz, Ilana. “Don Juan’s Relationship to Honour in Plays by Tirso and Zorrilla.” HARTS & Minds, vol. 2, no. 2 (“Crime and Concealment”), 2015. Available online here

Adler, Jonathan M., Ariana Turner, Kathryn M. Brookshier, Casey Monahan, Ilana Walder-Biesanz, Luke H. Harmeling, Michelle Albaugh, Dan P. McAdams, and Thomas F. Oltmanns. “Variation in narrative identity is associated with trajectories of mental health over several years.” Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, vol. 108, no. 3, 2015, pp. 476-496. Available online here (for APA members only)

(This paper was written about in The Wall Street Journal, discussed on the Kathleen Dunn Show on Wisconsin Public Radio, blogged about in the “Healthy Hairdresser” column of Modern Salon, discussed on the Slate/WBUR podcast “The Checkup”, and blogged about on the SPSP blog.)

Adler, Jonathan M., Luke H. Harmeling, and Ilana Walder-Biesanz. “Narrative meaning-making is associated with sudden gains in psychotherapy clients’ mental health under routine clinical conditions.” Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, vol. 81, no. 5, 2013, pp. 839-845. Available online here (for APA members only)

Walder-Biesanz, Ilana. “The Übermensch and the Unmensch in Nietzsche’s philosophy and in Faust, Part One.” Qualia (Bard College Undegraduate Journal of Philosophy), vol. 3, 2012, pp. 30-38. Available online here

Conference papers

Adler, Jonathan M., Luke H. Harmeling, and Ilana Walder-Biesanz. “Change is spike-y – and you can measure it.” (As part of the symposium: Lessons for Social and Personality Psychology from Clinical Psychology, Jonathan M. Adler, chair). Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP), Austin, TX. February 2014