Loyola University Chicago

Department of English

Faculty

Joyce Wexler

Title/s:  Professor

Specialty Area: Twentieth-century aesthetic movements, cultural studies, publishing history, Conrad, Joyce, Lawrence

Office #:  Crown Center 413

Phone: 82249

E-mail:

About

Offices Held:

Chair of English Department (2008-2018)

President of the D.H. Lawrence Society of North America 2016-18

First Vice-President of Joseph Conrad Society of North America 2018-20

Director of University Honors Program 1986-2008

Degrees

PhD, Northwestern University 

Program Areas

British Literature and Culture, Twentieth-Century Literature and Culture

 

Research Interests

Twentieth-century aesthetic movements, cultural studies, publishing history, Conrad, Joyce, Lawrence.

Selected Publications

Books:

Violence Without God: The Rhetorical Despair of Twentieth-Century Writers. Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Who Paid for Modernism: Art, Money, and the Fiction of Conrad, Joyce, Lawrence. University of Arkansas Press, 1997

Laura Riding: A Bibliography. Garland, 1981

Laura Riding’s Pursuit of Truth. Ohio University Press, 1974.

Articles:

“How Lawrence Launched His Career in London,” Special Issue: “Lawrence and London,” Journal of D.H. Lawrence Studies. Forthcoming.

Under Western Eyes and Terrorism Today,” Conradiana 49.1. Forthcoming.

“Conrad’s Erotic Women,” College Literature 45.3 (2018). 424-448.

“Book Publishers.” D.H. Lawrence in Context. Ed. Andrew Harrison. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 37-46.

“Beyond Pacifism: Teaching World War I Literature from Left to Right.” Pedagogy 17.3 (2017): 541-547.

Works-in-Progress:

“Joseph Conrad and Terrorism Today”