Modern Literature

A number of our faculty are engaged in research in modern culture, especially in the fields of Modernism and Postmodernism. Faculty publications in this area include Richard Barlow’s The Celtic Unconscious: Joyce and Scottish Culture (Notre Dame University Press, 2017) and Modern Irish and Scottish Literature: Connections, Contrasts, Celticisms (Oxford University Press, 2023), Beckett’s Intuitive Spectator: Me to Play​ by Michelle Chiang (Palgrave, 2018), and Angela Frattarola’s Modernist Soundscapes: Auditory Technology and the Novel (University Press of Florida, 2018). Our faculty have published articles in key Modernist journals such as James Joyce Quarterly and Samuel Beckett Today/Aujourd’hui.

Related Courses

HL2006ModernismDr Richard Barlow
HL3013PostmodernismDr Michelle Wang
HL3006Modern Drama​Dr Daniel Jernigan
HL3043Modernist Soundscapes Dr Angela Frattarola
HL4009Popular Literature and CultureDr C.J Wee Wan-Ling
HL4023Advanced Studies in American LiteratureDr Christopher Trigg
HL4033Major Author Study: James JoyceDr Richard Barlow
HL4043PostmodernismDr Michelle Wang