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Fall 2014


American Literature: Memory
Historical Poetics (graduate)
Philadelphia Fire: Art and Politics in America from the Declaration of Independence to the MOVE Bombing (LPS proseminar)
Spring 2014 Cinema and Psychoanalysis
Introduction to Literature: Dangerous Writers
other courses taught American Fiction and Memory
American Poetry

American Short Fiction to 1900
Americans in Paris
American Women Writers
Atlanticisms (graduate proseminar)
Art, Addiction, and Modernity

Emily Dickinson at Large (Freshman Seminar)
Forming and Reforming American Literature: 1820-1860 (graduate)
Forms of Encounter
Futures of American Poetry (graduate)
Histories of Forgetting (graduate)
Literature of the Americas to 1900
Memory of Slavery (MLA proseminar)
Mourning and Sexuality in the English Elegy
Mourning and Sexuality in the English Elegy (graduate)
Mourning Literatures, Mourning Cultures
Narrativism and Historical Poetics: The Nineteenth Century (graduate)
Poetry and Pace in the Early U.S.
Slavery and the Literary Imagination
Transatlantic Traffic: London, Philadelphia, and the World: 1666-1876
Transcendentalism in America
Undergraduate Honors Seminar
Whitman and Williams: Contact, Utopia (graduate, with Bob Perelman)
Worlds of English Poetry, 1660-1912