Recent Publications

Our doctoral candidates’ innovative and varied published work includes academic monographs, edited collections, and creative fiction and poetry (2011-present).

Ariane Balizet (2008)
Blood and Home in Early Modern Drama: Domestic Identity on the Renaissance Stage (Routledge: Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture, 2014)

Biman Basu (1990)
The Commerce of Peoples: Sadomasochism and African American Literature (Lexington Press, 2012)

James J. Berg (1996)
Editor with Chris Freeman, The American Isherwood (University of Minnesota Press, 2015)

Ruth Berman (1979)
Translation and introduction, Trilby/The Crumb Fairy: Eight Fantasy Stories by Charles Nodier (Black Coat Press, 2016)
Bradamant's Quest (FTL, 2011)

Hassan Bourara (1996)
Paul Bowles: An "Invisible Spectator"? (LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, 2012)

Matthew C. Brennan (1984)
One Life (Lamar University Press, 2016)
Dana Gioia: A Critical Introduction​ (Story Line Press, 2012)
The Light of Common Day: Poems (Finishing Line Press, 2011)

Gerri Brightwell (2004)
Dead of Winter (Salt, 2016)

Mick Cochrane (1985)
Fitz (Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2012)

Michael Dickel (1999)
Midwest / Mid-East: March 2012 Poetry Tour (, 2012)

Kim Donehower (1997)
Co-editor with Sara Webb-Sunderhaus, Re-Reading Appalachia: Literacies of Resistance (University Press of Kentucky, 2015)
Co-editor with Charlotte Hogg and Eileen Schell, Reclaiming the Rural: Essays on Literacy, Rhetoric, and Pedagogy (Southern Illinois University Press, 2011)

Julie A. Eckerle (2002)
Romancing the Self in Early Modern Englishwomen’s Life Writing (Ashgate, 2013)

Gerald Jay Goldberg (1958), as Gerald Jay
The Paris Directive (Nan A. Talese/ Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2012, Anchor Books, 2013)

Judith Halberstam (1991)
Gaga Feminism: Sex, Gender and the End of Normal (Beacon Press, 2012)
The Queer Art of Failure (Duke University Press, 2011)

Patricia Hodgell (1987), as P. C. Hodgell
The Sea of Time (Baen Books, 2014)
Honor's Paradox (Baen Books, 2011)

Kat Howard (2009)
Roses & Rot (Saga, 2016)

Jayashree Kamble (2008)
Making Meaning in Popular Romance Fiction: An Epistemology (Palgrave, 2014)

Angela Karstadt (Falk) (1999)
Thinking and Writing in Academic Contexts. A University Companion (Studentlitteratur, 2011)

Penelope Kelsey (2002)
Reading the Wampum: Essays on Hodinöhsö:ni' Visual Code and Epistemological Recovery (Syracuse University Press: The Iroquois and Their Neighbors, 2014)

Erin Felicia Labbie (2001)
Editor with Allie Terry-Fritsch, Beholding Violence in Medieval and Early Modern Europe (Ashgate, 2012)

Ellen Lansky (1996)
Golden Jeep (North Star Press, 2011)

George Levine (1959)
Darwin the Writer (Oxford University Press, 2011)
Editor, The Joy of Secularism: 11 Essays for How We Live Now (Princeton University Press, 2011)

Michael Levy (1982) with Farah Mendlesohn
Children's Fantasy Literature: An Introduction (Cambridge University Press, 2016)

Carol Mason (1996)
Oklahomo: Lessons in Unqueering America (SUNY Series in Queer Politics and Cultures, 2015)

Alex Mueller (2007)
Translating Troy: Provincial Politics in Alliterative Romance Interventions (Ohio University Press: New Studies in Medieval Culture, 2013)

Marilyn Nelson (1979)
My Seneca Village (namelos, 2015)

Anca Parvulescu (2006)
The Traffic in Women's Work: East European Migration and the Making of Europe (University of Chicago Press, 2014)

John Pistelli (2013)
The Ecstasy of Michaela (Valhalla Press, 2012)

William Reichard (1997)
Two Men Rowing Madly Toward Infinity (Broadstone Books, 2016)
As Breath in Winter (MIEL Books, 2015)
Editor, American Tensions: Literature of Identity and the Search for Social Justice (New Village Press, 2011)

Robert Schuler (1989)
Grace: A Book of Days (Wolfsong Press, 2015)

Jermaine Singleton (2005)
Cultural Melancholy: Readings of Race, Impossible Mourning, and African American Ritual (University of Illinois Press, 2015)

John Sitter (1969)
The Cambridge Introduction to Eighteenth-Century Poetry (Cambridge University Press: Cambridge Introductions to Literature, 2011)

Angela M. Smith (2007)
Hideous Progeny: Disability, Eugenics, and Classic Horror Cinema (Columbia University Press: Film and Culture Series, 2012)

Robert Stark (2007)
A Middle North (Leaky Boot Press, 2014)
Ezra Pound's Early Verse and Lyric Tradition: A Jargoner's Apprenticeship (Edinburgh University Press, 2012 )

Justin Steinberg (1999)
Dante and the Limits of the Law (University of Chicago Press, 2012)

Joyce Sutphen (1996)
Modern Love & Other Myths (Red Dragonfly Press, 2015)
After Words (Red Dragonfly, 2013)

John Edgar Tidwell (1991)
Editor with Carmeletta M. Williams, My Dear Boy: Carrie Hughes's Letters to Langston Hughes, 1926-1938 (University of Georgia Press, 2013)

Sarah Wadsworth (2000)
With Wayne A. Wiegand, Right Here I See My Own Books: The Woman's Building Library at the World's Columbian Exposition (University of Massachusetts Press: Studies in Print Culture and the History of the Book, 2012)

Kari J. Winter (1990)
The American Dreams of John B. Prentis, Slave-Trader (University of Georgia Press: Race in the Atlantic World, 1700-1900 Series, 2011)