Beth Blum | Assistant Professor of English
Ph.D. 2014 University of Pennsylvania
Office Hours: Thursdays 1-3pm or by appointment
Office: Barker 015
Modernism; contemporary literature; the history of self-help; sociology; the history of advice; theories of mental disciplineSelected Works:
“The Self-Help Hermeneutic: Its Global History and Literary Future,” PMLA (forthcoming).
“Modernism’s Anti-Advice,” Modernism/modernity (forthcoming January 2017).
“James Joyce’s Strategic Populism” Modern Language Quarterly 74.1 (March 2013).