Marty Roth

Educational Background & Specialties

Specialties

  • 19th-century American fiction
  • addiction
  • film
  • popular culture
Courses Taught
  • EngL 1905 - Topics: Freshman Seminar: Fiction of Poe, Hawthorne, Melville
  • EngL 3040 - Studies in Film: Introduction to American Film
  • EngL 5291 - Contemporary Literature and Culture
Publications
  • Comedy and America: The Lost World of Washington Irving. Roth, Marty, Kennikat Press, 1975.
  • Foul and Fair Play: Reading Genre in Classic Detective Fiction. Roth, Marty, University of Georgia Press, 1994.
  • Sept-d'un-Coup (essay on Arthur Miller). Roth, Marty, Chicago Review, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 108-111, 1966.
  • The Poet's Purloined Letter. Roth, Marty, Mystery and Detection Annual, 2, pp. 113-128, 1974.
  • Popular Criticism. Roth, Marty, Review, vol. 8, pp. 265-272, 1986.
Awards
  • McKnight Research Award