Specialty Area: Twentieth-century British literature, modernism, cultural studies, publishing history
Office #: Crown Center 415
Former Chair of English Department
President of the D.H. Lawrence Society of North America
Director of University Honors Program
Second Vice-President of Joseph Conrad Society of North America
Ph.D. (1975), Northwestern University
Twentieth-century aesthetic movements, cultural studies, publishing history, Conrad, Joyce, Lawrence.
Violence Without God: The Rhetorical Despair of Twentieth-Century Writers. Bloomsbury Academic, 2016
“The New Heroism.” War, Literature, and the Arts, vol. 27, 2015, pp. 1-12.
“T. S. Eliot’s Expressionist Angst.” In T. S. Eliot, France, and the Mind of Europe. Edited by Jayme Stayer. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015, pp. 214-230.
“Chasing the Writer.” D. H. Lawrence Review, vol. 39, no. 1, 2014, pp. 40-50.
“The Rescue in Its Time—And Ours.” Conrad First, 2013. Online.