Below is just a small sample of the scholarly and creative work published by our faculty.


Jon Billman

  • "Sixty is the New 25," (Outside, Feb./March 2016.)

Gabriel Brahm

  • The Case Against Academic Boycotts of Israel (co-edited with Cary Nelson), Wayne State University Press, 2015.
  • "There is a Clash of Civilizations: an Interview with Benny Morris," (Fathom, Autumn 2015.)

Lynn Domina

  • The Historian's Passing: Reading Nella Larsen's Masterpiece as Social and Cultural History, Praeger, 2018. 
  • The Harlem Renaissance: A Historical Exploration of Literature, ABC-Clio, 2015. 
  • “N. Scott Momaday” in Encyclopedia of Contemporary American Fiction, 1980-2020,eds. Patrick O’Donnell, Stephen J. Burn, and Lesley Larkin, Wiley-Blackwell, forthcoming. 
  • “Pastoral and Ecocritical Voices in Modern Prose Poetry” in Edinburgh Companion to the Prose Poem, eds. Michel Delville and Mary Ann Caws, Edinborough University Press, 2021. 
  •  “’Hack and Rack the Growing Green’: Gerard Manley Hopkins, Ecotheology, and the Poetry of Denise Levertov, Pattiann Rogers, and Martha Silano” in The Fire that Breaks: Gerard Manley Hopkins’s Poetic Legacies, eds. Daniel Kirk Westover and William Wright, Clemson University Press, 2020. 

Matt Frank

  • Preparing the Ghost (Liveright; 1 edition July 7, 2014)
  • The Mad Feast (Liveright; 1 edition, November 9, 2015)
  • Polish Cinema: A History (Second, updated, revised and expanded [200 pages added] edition of Polish National Cinema published in 2002). New York: Berghahn Books, 2019.
  • Screening Auschwitz: Wanda Jakubowska’s The Last Stage and the Politics of Commemoration. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 2018.

Marek Haltof

  • Historical Dictionary of Polish Cinema (2015, first edition in 2007).
  • Polish Film and the Holocaust: Politics and Memory (2012).

Amy Hamilton

  • Before the West was West: Critical Essays on Pre-1800 Literature of the American Frontiers. Amy T. Hamilton and Tom J. Hillard, eds. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2014.
  • Peregrinations: Walking in American Literature. Reno: U of Nevada P, 2018.
  • “Imagined Deserts, Planned Communities, and Escape Pods in the American West.” Reading Aridity in Western American Literature. Eds. Jada Ach and Gary Reger. Lexington Press: 2020. 21-42
  • “Climate and American Indian Literature.” Climate and American Literature. Ed. Michael Boyden. Cambridge University Press: 2020. 93-108.
  • “Gender, Affect, Environmental Justice, and Indigeneity in the Classroom.” Teaching Western American Literature. Eds. Brady Harrison and Randi Tanglen. Lincoln: U of Nebraska P, 2020. 89-104.
  • “‘This world that walks’: Cultural Destruction, Cultural Renewal, and Social Justice on the Trails of North American Indigenous Removal.” Walking, Landscape, and Environment, Eds. David Borthwick, Pippa Marland, and Anna Stenning. New York: Routledge Press, 2020. 69-82.
  • Review of Mapping Region in Early American Writing. Edited by Edward Watts, Keri Holt, and John Funchion. ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment, 24.4 (Autumn 2017): 836-837.

Patricia Killelea

  • Counterglow: Poems (Urban Farmhouse Press, 2019)

Caroline Krzakowski

  • “The Problem of Diplomacy in Lawrence Durrellʼs Mountolive.” Archives and Networks of Modernism. Eds. James Gifford, James M. Clawson, and Fiona Tomkinson. Spec. issue of The Global Review: A Biannual Special Topics Journal 1.1 (2013): 115-134

Lesley Larkin

  • Race and the Literary Encounter: Black Literature from James Weldon Johnson to Percival Everett. (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2015.)
  • “Reading in the Postgenomic Age: On Contemporary Literature and the Good Bionarrative Citizen.” The Hastings Center Report 50.S1 (2020): S37-S43.

Z.Z. Lehmberg

  • Winter Solstice 那一年的冬至  (translator. Guangdong Education Publishing House Co. Ltd, 2017.)

Rachel May

  • Quilting with a Modern Slant (Storey/Workman, 2014.)

Kia Jane Richmond

  • Richmond, K.J. (2019). Mental Illness in Young Adult Literature: Exploring Real Struggles Through Fictional Characters. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO/Libraries Unlimited.
  • Richmond, K.J. (2018). An examination of mental illness, stigma, and language in My Friend Dahmer. The ALAN Review 46 (1), 42-53.
  • Richmond, K.J., Olan, E.L., and Kelly, M.M. (2021). Teaching When Reason Breaks: Understanding Depression and Interrogating Bias through Character Analysis. In B.B. Eisenbach, J. Frydman, & P. Greathouse’s (Ed.) Fostering Mental Health Literacy through Adolescent Literature. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.
  • Richmond, K.J., and Olan, E.L. (2020). Examining mental illness in John Green’s Turtles All the Way Down: OCD- More than just attention to detail. In V. Malo-Juvera & P. Greathouse’s (Ed.) Breaking the Taboo with Young Adult Literature. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.

Jaspal Singh

  • Negotiating Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Turkey (New York: Peter Lang Publishers, 2016)
  • Violence and Resistance in Sikh Gendered Identity. Routledge, 2020.  
  • Narrating the New Nation: South African Indian Writing. Peter Lang, 2018 (co-authored with Rajendra Chetty). 
  • “Competing Empires in South Africa and Burma: Alienation, Displacement and Interconnections in Colonial and Postcolonial Literature." Imbizo: International Journal of African Literary and Comparative Studies, forthcoming in October 2021.
  • “Negotiating Ambivalent Gender Spaces for Collective and Individual Empowerment: Sikh Women’s Life Writing in the Diaspora.” Religions 10.11 (2019): 598–. Web.

Robert Whalen

  • The Digital Temple (Whalen, Robert and Christopher Hodgkins, eds. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013.)
  • Series and volumes editor, George Herbert: Complete Works, 3 vols. (Oxford: Oxford University Press, forthcoming).
  • "Cestus Responds to Aethiopissa" in Renaissance & Reformation / Renaissance et Réforme 44.1 (2021): 19-40.

David Wood

  • "Disability in Renaissance Drama." Blackwell Companion to Renaissance Drama. Arthur Kinney, ed. Blackwell [forthcoming 2016].
  • “Disability, 'Enslavement,' and Slavery: Affective Historicism in Fletcher and Massinger's A Very Woman," Routledge Companion to Literature and Emotion, Patrick Hogan, Bradley Irish, and Lalita Pandit, eds. New York: Routledge (forthcoming 2021).
  • "Disability in Renaissance Drama." Blackwell Companion to Renaissance Drama. Arthur Kinney, ed. Blackwell Publishing (2018).
  • "Early Modern Disability and Literature." Co-written with Allison P Hobgood. The Cambridge Companion to Literature and Disability. Clare Barker and Stuart Murray, eds. Cambridge University Press (2017).