MSA 17: Teaching Modernist Women and Thinking Back Through Our Mothers

(I don’t usually do this, but I’m cross-posting between my blog and the MLA Commons site that’s currently the hub for developing “Options for Teaching Modernist Women’s Writing in English.”  I wanted to do a reflection on MSA anyway, and I’m glad to share it here for any readers interested in possibly sending a submission for… Read More MSA 17: Teaching Modernist Women and Thinking Back Through Our Mothers

Engagements with Narrative: Some Early Reviews

My second book, Engagements with Narrative, isn’t out yet, but some blurbs are coming in — and they are not negative! Highlights include: “Clear and authoritative…flashes of wit” “Particularly clear-eyed in its analyses of feminist plotting” “Wide-ranging, well-informed, and appealing” “The most enjoyable and accessible introduction to story-making” “This is a book that will become a… Read More Engagements with Narrative: Some Early Reviews

Where To Find Me, Fall 2015 Edition

One of the things I’m very excited about at the moment is the work proceeding on “Options for Teaching Modernist Writers in English,” a volume in development for the Modern Language Association Options for Teaching series.  Already receiving great ideas:  visit the blog for resources, updates, and conversation. I’ll also be at the Modernist Studies Association conference… Read More Where To Find Me, Fall 2015 Edition

Updated CFP: Teaching Modernist Women’s Writing in English

The site devoted to the development of Teaching Modernist Women Writers in English on MLA Commons is live!  Check it out: https://modwomen.commons.mla.org Potential contributors are welcome to hop over and read the CFP, the full book proposal — as well as share resources, reflections, and feedback on the project. And note the new deadline!  Dec.… Read More Updated CFP: Teaching Modernist Women’s Writing in English