Bridget Chalk, PHD
Bridget Chalk, PHD
Department : English
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Phone : 718-862-7119
Office : MEM 422
PHD, Brandeis University
MA, Brandeis University
BA, Villanova University
Twentieth- and twenty-first century British literature and culture; modernism; colonial and post-colonial studies; history and theory of the novel; nationalism and cosmopolitanism; literary and critical theory; woman and gender studies. I am currently finishing a manuscript on interwar modernism and the passport system, and am in the beginning stages of another book project on modernism, domesticity, and semi-public spaces.
Publications & Professional Activities
Modernism and Mobility: The Passport System and Cosmopolitan Experience. Palgrave MacMillan (forthcoming 2014).
"'Safe as Houses': Jean Rhys and the Semi-Public Sphere." Under review.
"Kay Boyle." A Critical Biographical Essay. American Writers Supplement XXIV. Ed. Jay Parini. Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson-Gale. Forthcoming October 2013.
“'Sensible of Being Etrangers’: Plots and Identity Papers in Banjo.” Twentieth-Century Literature 55.3 (Fall 2009): 357-377.
“‘I Am Not England’: Narrative and National Identity in Aaron’s Rod and Sea and Sardinia.” JML: The Journal of Modern Literature 31.4 (Summer 2008): 54-70.
Review of David Ellis’s Death and the Author: How D.H. Lawrence Died, and was Remembered. Journal of British Studies 48.4 (October 2009): 1041-1042.
Work in Progress:
Modernism, Domesticity, and the Semi-Public Sphere. Book Project.
Modern Language Association
Modernist Studies Association
International Society for the Study of Narrative
Society for the Space Between: 1914-1945
ENGL 110 College Writing
ENGL 150 Roots: Literature
ENGL 211 Written Communication
ENGL 265 Contemporary World Fiction
ENGL 306 Introduction to Literary Study
ENGL 310 British Literature II: The Romantics through the 20th Century
ENGL 347 Literature and War
ENGL 348 Postcolonial Literature
ENGL 364 The Modern English Novel