Christina Murphey

Associate FacultyPh.D. in Nursing, University of Texas at Austin

Assistant Professor, Clinical Nursing


Recent Publications

Shadowing the White Man’s Burden: U.S. Imperialism and the Problem of the Color Line. New York: New York University Press, 2010.

Hemispheric Imaginings: The Monroe Doctrine and Narratives of U.S. Empire.  Durham: Duke University Press, 2005.

“The Hemispheric Novel in the Age of Revolution,” The Cambridge History of the American Novel, Eds. Leonard Cassuto, Claire Eby and Benjamin Reiss. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011): 533-570.

“How the Irish Became Japanese: Winnifred Eaton and Racial Reconstruction in a Transnational Context.” American Literature, 79.1 (2007): 29-56.

 “Symzonia, Typee, and the Dream of U.S. Global Isolation.” ESQ: A Journal of the American Renaissance 49.4 (2003): 249-284.

“The Spanish American War, U.S. Expansion, and the Novel,” The Oxford History of the Novel in English, Vol. 6, American Novels 1870-1940.  Eds. Priscilla Wald and Michael A. Elliott. Forthcoming.

“Novels of Travel and Exploration,” The Oxford History of the Novel in English, Vol. 5, American Novels to 1870.  Eds.  J. Gerald Kennedy and Leland S. Person. Forthcoming.

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External Links

  • Center for Women's and Gender Studies

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