Graduate Student Publications

Christiana Betts

“Upon Remembering Cousin Douglas.” The Saracen Literary Journal (2010).

“The Writer.” The  Saracen Literary Journal (2010).

“Jon’s Story.” The Saracen Literary Journal (2009).

Sarah Barry

“Rethinking Intertitles: The Voice and Temporality of Lyric Intertitles in The Cry of the Children.” Literature Film Quarterly 42.4 (2014).

Abigail Fagan

“Interpellating Django: The Functions of the Gaze in Tarantino’s Django Unchained.” International Journal of Žižek Studies 7.3 (2013).

Gordon Fraser

Peer-Reviewed Articles (Literature)

“Troubling the Cold-War Logics of Annihilation: Apocalyptic Temporalities in The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven.” Forthcoming in PMLA.

“Transnational Healing in Pauline Hopkins’ Of One Blood; Or, the Hidden Self.” NOVEL: A Forum on Fiction 46.3 (2013): 364–85.

“Circulation and Resistance: The Marrow of Tradition and the 1900 New Orleans Race Riot.” J19: The Journal of Nineteenth-Century Americanists 1.2 (2013): 363–85.

“The Anxiety of Audience: Economies of Readership in James’ Hawthorne.” Henry James Review 34.1 (2013): 1–15.

“‘To be indifferent and to be young’: Disraeli, Sybil, and the Preservation of an American ‘Race,’ 1879-1912.” Victorian Literature and Culture 39.2 (2011): 463–82.

Peer-Reviewed Articles (Teaching)

“Finding a Voice: Reconciling Competing Discourses in Student Work.” The WAC Journal 20 (2009): 63–74.

Online Writing

“Yellow Bird and the Thunder: On Finding the Earliest Known Poem by John Rollin Ridge, the First Native American Novelist.” Forthcoming in Common-place 14.4 (2014).

Tara Harney-Mahajan

“Feminisms, Postcolonial.” Forthcoming in The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Gender and Sexuality Studies. Ed. Renee Hoogland, Nancy Naples, Maithree Wickramasinghe, and Angela Wong.

“Refashioning the Wedding Dress as the ‘Future Anterior’ in Edna O’Brien, Marina Carr, and Eugene O’Neill.” Forthcoming in Women’s Studies.

Provoking Forgiveness in Sebastian Barry’s The Secret Scripture.New Hibernia Review 16.2 (2012): 54–71.

Shawn Higgins

“Assimilation.” The Sage Encyclopedia of Ethnomusicology. Ed. Janet Sturman. Forthcoming from Sage (2016).

“Japan.” At the Table: Food and Family around the World. Ed. Ken Albala. Forthcoming from ABC-CLIO (2015).

“Culinary Diplomacy.” Food Issues: An Encyclopedia. Ed. Ken Albala. Forthcoming from Sage (2015).

With Cathy J. Schlund-Vials. “Cultural Immersion/Language Programs.” Asian American Society: An Encyclopedia. Ed. Mary Yu Danico. Los Angeles: Sage, 2014. 262–64.

Pittsburgh Enka: Jero, Cultural Nationalism, and Japanese Music.” Humanities Review 10.1 (2012): 111–26.

Chad Jewett

“‘Being Uncle Remus’: The Folk Uncanny and the Remus/Rabbit Archetype in Faulkner’s ‘Was’ and The Reivers.” Forthcoming in Journal of Narrative Theory (2015).

“‘Deftly Mixed’: Liminal Identity and the Problem of Knowing in J. McHenry Jones’ Hearts of Gold.” Forthcoming in Mississippi Quarterly (2014).

“The Modality of Toni Morrison’s Jazz.” Forthcoming in African American Review (2014).

“Persephone Violated in Faulkner’s ‘Sanctuary’ and ‘McCarthy’s Child of God.'” Forthcoming in Faulkner Journal (2013).

“‘Somehow Caught’: Race and Deferred Sexuality in McCullers’s ‘The Member of the Wedding.'” Southern Literary Journal 45.1 (2012).

Patrick Lawrence

“The ‘Vocabulary of Human Behavior’: Gesture in How the García Girls Lost Their Accents.” Forthcoming in MosaicA Journal for the Interdisciplinary Study of Literature (Dec. 2015).

“The Unfinished Politics of Nathaniel Mackey’s Splay Anthem.” A Sense of Regard: Essays on Poetry and Race. Ed. Laura McCullough. Forthcoming from U of Georgia P (Feb. 2015).

“Refugees of a Crisis in Reference: Holocaust Memoir and the Deconstruction of Paul de Man.” Intertext 13.1–2 (2009): 17–35.

“The Morelli Method and the Conjectural Paradigm as Narrative Semiotic.” Watermark 2 (2008): 103–16.

“The Comedic Devices of Tragedy: Inter-Generic Dialogic in Hardy and Shakespeare.” Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference Selected Papers 1 (2007): 118–42.

Review of Critiquing Postmodernism in Contemporary Discourses of Race, by Sue J. Kim. MELUS 36.1 (2011): 229–31.

Review of Ancestor Worship, by Michael S. Begnal. Irish Literary Supplement 28.1 (2008): 24.

Steven Mollmann

“Air-Ships and the Technological Revolution: Detached Violence in George Griffith and H. G. Wells.” Forthcoming in Science Fiction Studies (2015).

“Observing Observation: The Ethical Investigator in Elizabeth Gaskell’s Wives and Daughters.” Gaskell Journal 27 (2013): 88–107.

“Space Travel in Science Fiction.” Sense of Wonder: A Century of Science Fiction. Ed. Leigh Ronald Grossman. Rockville, MD: Wildside, 2011. 312-14.

“Frank Reade Jr.’s Electric Time Canoe; or, The Search for the Origins of Steampunk: A Remarkable Adventure in Time and Empire.” Wildthyme in Purple. Ed. Stuart Douglas and Cody Quijano-Schell. Obverse, 2011.

“The War of the Worlds in the Boston Post and the Rise of American Imperialism: ‘Let Mars Fire.'”  English Literature in Transition 53.4 (2010): 387–412.

Eleanor Reeds

“Transatlantic Elegies for Boyhood: First-Person Adventure Narratives After 1865.” The Lion and the Unicorn 41.1 (2017): 61-78.

“Silence as Resistance in Pat Barker’s Regeneration and Assia Djebar’s Children of the New World.” Twentieth-Century Literature 62.4 (2016): 429-47.

“Representing the Integration of Baseball to a New Generation.” Children’s Literature Association Quarterly 41.4 (2016): 384-402.

“The Ethics of Risk in Elizabeth Gaskell’s North and South: The Role of Capital in an Industrial Romance.” Victorian Review 40.2 (2014): 55-71.

J. Asia Rowe

“The Filmic Mode and Filmic Spectator in Buchowetzki’s Othello and Nelson’s O.” Forthcoming in Literature/Film Quarterly.

“The Erasmian Adage in the Controversy with Luther.” Erasmus of Rotterdam Society Yearbook 30 (2010): 41–55.

Patrick Russell

“’Something in a New Key’: Democratizing Poe’s Ratiocination in Psych and Elementary.” Forthcoming in Clues: A Journal of Detection (Winter 2015).

Christiana Salah

“Girls in Bonds: Prehensile Place and the Domestic Gothic in L.M. Montgomery’s Short Fiction.” Tulsa Studies in Women’s Literature 32.1 (2013): 99–117.

“The Book Trailer and the Imagination: Selling Children’s Fantasy Fiction on YouTube.” Inis Magazine 10 May 2011.

“‘This picture always haunted me’: Dramatic Adaptations of The Woman in White.” Journal of Neo-Victorian Studies 3.2 (2010): 32–55.

“A Ministry of Plum Puffs: Cooking as a Path to Spiritual Maturity in L. M. Montgomery’s ‘Anne’ Books.” 100 Years of Anne with an ‘E’: The Centennial Study of Anne of Green Gables. Ed. Holly Blackford. Calgary: U of Calgary P, 2009. 193–209.

Maria Seger

Ekphrasis and the Postmodern Slave Narrative: Reading the Maps of Edward P. Jones’s The Known World.Callaloo 37.5 (2014): 1181–95.

Christina Wilson

“Illegible Ethnicity and the Invention of Scots-Irish Narratives on the Stages of Belfast and Appalachia.” Texts and Textures of Irish America. Spec. issue of Irish Studies Review 23.2 (2015): 194–208.

Challenging the ‘Fetish of the Verbatim’: New Aesthetics and Familiar Abuses in Christine Evans’s Slow Falling Bird.” Imagining Human Rights in Twenty-First-Century Theater: Global Perspectives. Ed. Florian N. Becker, Paola S. Hernández, and Brenda Werth. New York: Palgrave, 2013. 121–36.

“‘What My Own Wee Divil Bids Me’: An Interview with Damian Gorman.” Canadian Journal of Irish Studies 36.2 (2010): 193–207.