Thomas Dichter | Lecturer on English
Ph.D. 2015, University of Pennsylvania
Office: Barker 033
Nineteenth- and twentieth-century American literature and culture, race and ethnicity, incarcerationSelected Works:
“‘An Extreme Sense of Protest against Everthing': Chester Himes’s Prison Novel.” American Literature 90.1 (March 2018)
“Worst of the Worst: Rehabilitationist Roots of Life without Parole.” Law, Culture and the Humanities, (online publication September 2017, print forthcoming).
“Paul Laurence Dunbar’s The Sport of the Gods and the Modern Discourse of Black Criminality,” J19: The Journal of Nineteenth-Century Americanists 4.1 (2016).