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Bercaw Edwards, Mary K.

Associate Professor. Avery Point campus.

Specialties: American literature to 1900, maritime literature

Current Research: Sailor Talk: Labor, Utterance, and meaning in the Works of Melville, Conrad, and London. Publications: Cannibal Old Me: Spoken Sources in Melville’s Early Works, Kent State UP, 2009; ed. Herman Melville, Moby-Dick, eBook edition, Penguin, 2009; ed. Herman Melville, Omoo, Penguin, 2007; co-ed. Ungraspable Phantom: Essays on Moby-Dick, Kent State UP, 2006; co-ed. Wilson Heflin, Herman Melville’s Whaling Years, Vanderbilt UP, 2004; Melville’s Sources, Northwestern UP, 1987; Books on Melville 1891-1981: A Checklist, Loose-Fish Books, 1982.

Contact: (860) 405-9032

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