Michael Swacha


"Modernist Form: On the Problem of Fragmentation"

Research Areas

Transatlantic and Hemispheric Literary Modernisms

Comparative History of Western Thought (Literary/Aesthetic, Philosophical, Scientific, Institutional)

History of Literary Theory and Criticism


Teaching Areas


British and American Literary Modernism

Global Modernisms/Modernities

20th and 21st Century American Literatures (U.S. in both a Global and Hemispheric Context)

Literary Theory and Criticism



Contemporary Latinx and Caribbean Literatures

Transatlantic 19th C Literatures (Romanticisms and Realisms)

Postcolonial Literatures

Studies in the Novel

Current Appointments & Affiliations

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