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Martin Kevorkian, Chair CAL 226, Mailcode B5000, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-4991

Faculty List

Modern British Literature

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Samuel Baker

Associate Professor

sebaker@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8389  |  CAL 308

Education   

Ph.D., 2001, University of Chicago
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Janine Barchas

Professor

barchas@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8379  |  CAL 209

Education   

Ph.D., 1995, University of Chicago

Interests

  Eighteenth-century literature and culture; digital humanities; the British novel; book history; textual studies; Jane Austen; early fiction by women.

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Betsy A Berry

Senior Lecturer

bbarama@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8385  |  CAL 306

Education   

Ph.D., 1994, University of Texas at Austin

Interests

  Poetry; the short story; the British novel.

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Brian A Bremen

Associate Professor

bremen@uts.cc.utexas.edu  |  512-471-7842  |  PAR 127

Education   

Ph.D., 1989, Princeton University

Interests

  American literature; modernism; the digital humanities; writers of the Harlem Renaissance; literary theory.

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Douglas S Bruster

Professor

bruster@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-3635  |  PAR 220

Education   

Ph.D., 1990, Harvard University

Interests

  Shakespeare; drama; Renaissance literature; film; theory.

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Jerome F Bump

Professor

bump@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8747  |  PAR 132

Education   

Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley

Interests

  Gerard Manley Hopkins; Alice books; Victorian literature; literature of nature; animal humanities; digital humanities.

Mia Carter

Associate Professor, University Distinguished Teaching Associate Professor

miaC@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8733  |  PAR 123

Education   

Ph.D., English and Modern Studies, 1992, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
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Larry D Carver

Director, Liberal Arts Honors Program

carver@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-3458  |  GEB 1.206

Education   

Ph.D., 1973, University of Rochester

Interests

  Eighteenth-century British literature and rhetoric.

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Elizabeth Cullingford

Chair, Department of English, University Distinguished Teaching Professor

cullingford@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-4991  |  CAL 226E

Education   

Ph.D., Oxford University

Interests

  Only children, Irish literature, politics, and culture; modern poetry; women's studies; drama and film; Shakespeare; the relation between high and popular culture

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Ann Cvetkovich

Professor

cvet@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8374  |  PAR 323

Education   

Ph.D., 1988, Cornell University

Interests

  Gay and lesbian studies; public feelings; trauma studies.

Linda Ferreira-Buckley

Associate Professor

lfb@utexas.edu  |  512-471-7843  |  PAR 16

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Alan W Friedman

Professor

friedman@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8376  |  CAL 214

Education   

Ph.D., 1966, University of Rochester

Interests

  British and American modernism; the novel; drama, especially Shakespeare; international programs, faculty governance and academic freedom.

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James D Garrison

University Distinguished Teaching Professor

jdgar@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8370  |  CAL 203

Education   

Ph.D., 1972, University of California, Berkeley

Interests

  Restoration and eighteenth-century literature; satire; epic; the Bible in English and American literature.

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Don B Graham

Professor

dgbb@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8387  |  CAL 306

Education   

Ph.D., 1971, University of Texas at Austin

Interests

  Southwestern American literature; Australian literature and film; American literature.

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Barbara Harlow

Professor

bharlow@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8716  |  PAR 26

Education   

Ph.D., 1977, SUNY- Buffalo

Interests

  Third world studies; critical theory; prison and resistance writings and postcolonial studies (particularly Anglophone African and modern Arabic literatures and cultures).

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Elizabeth A Hedrick

Associate Professor

eahedrick@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8705  |  PAR 226

Education   

Ph.D., 1986, Columbia University

Interests

  Feminist theory since 1970; gender and science; eighteenth-century novel and drama; Samuel Johnson; eighteenth-century lexicography; history of charity and philanthropy.

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Kurt Heinzelman

Professor

kheinz@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-6688  |  PAR 121

Education   

Ph.D., 1978, University of Massachusettes

Interests

  British Romanticism 1750-1850; poetry and poetics; creative writing; archives and collecting; modernism and cultural economics.

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Susan S Heinzelman

Associate Professor, Director of the Center for Women's & Gender Studies

sheinz@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8736; 512-471-5149  |  PAR 126; GEB 4.208

Education   

Ph.D., 1977, University of Western Ontario

Interests

  Eighteenth century women's novels; feminism, law, and literature.

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David Kornhaber

Assistant Professor

david.kornhaber@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-9715  |  PAR 22

Education   

Ph.D., 2009, Columbia University

Interests

  Modern and contemporary drama; intersections of theatre and philosophy; critical theory; modernism and the avant-garde

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James N Loehlin

Shakespeare at Winedale Regents Professor; University Distinguished Teaching Professor

jnloehlin@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-4993  |  CAL 205

Education   

Ph.D., 1993, Stanford University

Interests

  Shakespeare in performance (stage and film); Renaissance drama; modern drama.

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Carol H MacKay

University Distinguished Teaching Professor

mackay@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8970  |  PAR 221

Education   

Ph.D., 1979, University of California Los Angeles

Interests

  Victorian novel; women's studies; autobiography; authors: William Makepeace Thackeray, Charles Dickens, Julia Margaret Cameron, Anne Thackeray Ritchie, Annie Besant, Elizabeth Robins, Virginia Woolf.

Neil R Nehring

Associate Professor

neilnehring@sbcglobal.net  |  512-471-8713  |  PAR 23

Education   

Ph.D., 1985, University of Michigan

Interests

  Popular music and youth subcultures; the avant-garde.

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Elizabeth Richmond-Garza

University Distinguished Teaching Associate Professor, Director of the Program in Comparative Literature

emrg@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-232-5708  |  PAR 119

Education   

Ph.D., 1992, Columbia University

Interests

  Nineteenth- and twentieth-century European drama; Renaissance drama; Oscar Wilde; the Gothic and Orientalism; decadence; aesthetic and literary theory; literature and the fine arts.

Charles R Rossman

University Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus

rossman@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8766  |  PAR 228

Education   

Ph.D., 1968, University of Southern California

Interests

  The nineteenth- and twentieth-century European novel; contemporary Latin-American fiction.

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John P Rumrich

Professor

rumrich@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8115  |  PAR 315

Education   

Ph.D., 1981, University of Virginia
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William J Scheick

J.R. Millikan Centennial Professor Emeritus

scheick@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8383  |  CAL 301

Education   

Ph.D., 1969, University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

Interests

  American literature and culture, especially colonial and nineteenth through early twentieth century; turn-of-the-century British; narrative and poetic morphology.

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Snehal Shingavi

Assistant Professor

snehal.shingavi@utexas.edu  |  512-471-8114  |  PAR 27

Education   

Ph.D., 2008, University of California, Berkeley

Interests

  Anglophone South Asian literature; Hindi/Urdu literature; literature in translation and translation theory; theories of “the nation” (anticolonialism, nationalism, statism, postcolonialism, postnationalism, cosmopolitanism, globalization, transnationalism, internationalism); classical Marxism.

Thomas F Staley

Director, Harry Ransom Center

tfs@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-9111  |  HRC 3.210

Education   

Ph.D., 1962, University of Pittsburgh

Interests

  James Joyce, Modern British Literature, Humanistic Research, and Building Library Collections

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Thomas B Whitbread

Professor

whitbread@mail.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8750  |  PAR 216

Education   

Ph.D., 1959, Harvard University

Interests

  Poetry, poetics, and literary criticism

Helena Woodard

Associate Professor

hwood@austin.utexas.edu  |  512-471-8703  |  PAR 331

Education   

Ph.D., 1991, University of North Carolina

Interests

  18th century British literature; ethnic and Third World literature; american literature, critical race theory; women, gender, and literature

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