Erin Edwards

Erin EdwardsAssociate Professor of English

317 Bachelor Hall 
Oxford Campus
edwarde4@miamioh.edu

EDUCATION

Ph.D., English, University of California, Berkeley, 2009

M.A., English, University of Colorado

B.A., English, University of Texas

TEACHING INTERESTS
  • Twentieth-century literature and film
  • Utopian and dystopian literature
  • Literary theory
  • Posthumanism
RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • American modernism
  • Theories of the body
  • William Faulkner
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
  • “Extremities of the Body: The Anoptic Corporeality of As I Lay Dying.” Modern Fiction Studies 55.4 (Winter 2009): 739-764. Reprinted in Faulkner and His Critics. Ed. John Duvall. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010.
WORK IN PROGRESS

Professor Edwards is currently working on a book manuscript entitled Corpse and Character: The Body as Trope in Modern American Fiction.