DR. PATRICIA JULIANA SMITH

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH

Patricia Juliana Smith, February 2007, New York City
© 2007, María DeGuzmán, Camera Query

 

EDUCATION:

Ph.D., English, University of California, Los Angeles, 1995

M.A., English, University of California, Los Angeles, 1991

B.A., English (Summa Cum Laude), California State University, Dominguez Hills, 1986

BOOKS:

Britannia Waives the Rules: The Permissive Society in 1960s British Literature and Culture (work in progress)

Catholic Figures, Queer Narratives (co-editor with Lowell Gallagher and Frederick S. Roden).  Basingstock (UK) and New York:  Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.

The Queer Sixties (editor), London and New York: Routledge, 1999.

The Book of Gay and Lesbian Quotations (editor), New York: Three Rivers/Random House, 1999.

Lesbian Panic: Homoeroticism in Modern British Women’s Fictions, New York: Columbia University Press, 1997.

En Travesti: Women, Gender Subversion, Opera (co-editor with Corinne E. Blackmer), Columbia University Press, 1995.

 

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Modern and Contemporary British Literature

Gender Studies (Gay/Lesbian/Queer Theory)

1960s British Culture

Postimperial/Postcolonial Studies

Narrative Theory/The Novel

Cultural Studies; Popular Culture

Film and Literature; Visual Cultures

Drama/Opera/Performance Theory

COURSES TAUGHT AT HOFSTRA:

ENGL 42        English Literature 2: The British Tradition from the Romantic to the Postimperial

ENGL 44        Western Literature 2: Self and Society from the Enlightenment to the Present

ENGL 100     Ways of Reading: An Introduction to Literary Criticism and Analysis

ENGL 121     Studies in the Novel 1: The Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

ENGL 122     Studies in the Novel 2: Modernism and Postmodernism

ENGL 123     Modern British and Irish Drama

ENGL 129     The Eighteenth Century

ENGL 145A   American Fiction 1900-1950: The Modernist Novel

ENGL 159     Twentieth-Century British Poetry

ENGL 165     Twentieth-Century British Fiction

ENGL 183I    British Literature and Culture: The Swinging Sixties

ENGL 183V   British Literature and Culture: Women Writers Since 1950

ENGL 192L   Gay and Lesbian Literature

ENGL 196M  The Literature of Multicultural Britain

 

Independent Study Topics:

The Bloomsbury Group

Jane Austen

James Joyce

Queer Theory

1960s British Culture

Catholicism and Literature

Index

Complete Curriculum Vitae

Images of Patricia Juliana Smith in Performance Art