David J. Alworth | John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Humanities

Education: B.A. 2006 New York University
Ph.D. 2012 University of Chicago

Phone: 617-496-4904
Office Hours: Tuesday 2–4pm
Office: Barker 143


Twentieth-century American literature and culture; visual art; social theory.

Selected Works:

Site Reading: Fiction, Art, Social Form (2015); “Pynchon’s Malta,” Post45: Peer Reviewed. “Melville in the Asylum: Literature, Sociology, Reading,” American Literary History 26.2 (2014): 234–261; “Supermarket Sociology,” New Literary History 41.2 (Spring 2010): 301–327.

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