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Profile: Gillian White

Title: Associate Professor
Degree:
Ph.D., Princeton University  2005
White

Contact Info

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3243 AH

Phone:

764-7306

Uniqname:

gcwhite

email:

gcwhite@umich.edu

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Research Interests

Primary Interests

Modern and contemporary Anglo-American poetry; poetics; critical theory; lyric theory

Secondary Interests

20th century British poetry; psychology and literature; theories of the avant-garde

Publications

Lyric Shame:  Producing the 'Lyric' Subject of Contemporary North American Poetry (Harvard University Press, 2014)

"Stand-up Vampire:  Louise Glück, Poems:  1962-2012," London Review of Books (26 September 2013)

"Words in Air & 'Space' in Art: Bishop's Mid-Century Critique of the United States"  
(Elizabeth Bishop in the 21st Century, University of Virginia Press, 2012)

"Reality in America: Realism and Rhetoric in Wallace Stevens’s 'The Noble
Rider and the Sound of Words'" 
The Wallace Stevens Journal, Fall 2011 

"Readerly Contingency in Bishop's Journals and Early Prose"
Twentieth-Century Literature, Fall 2009

"The American Landscape in the Poetry of Frost, Bishop, and Ashbery, by Marit J. MacArthur"
(Review) The Elizabeth Bishop Bulletin, Vol 14 no. 2, Spring 2008
 
"Awful but Cheerful: The Tentativeness of Elizabeth Bishop"
London Review of Books, Vol. 28, No. 10, 25 May 2006

Additional Info

2014 English Department Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching Award
2014 Class of 1923 Memorial Teaching Award - College of LIterature, Science, and the Arts

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