Faculty

Michael MoonMoon
Ph.D., John Hopkins University, 1989

S414-Callaway
404-712-8509 (office)
404-727-2370 (fax)
michael.moon@emory.edu

Research interests:

Late-nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century American literature and culture, including film, especially in relation to the history and theory of sexuality and of mass culture.   

Publications and Project:

A Small Boy and Others: Imitation and Initiation in American Culture from Henry James to Andy Warhol (1998)

Disseminating Whitman: Revision and Corporeality in "Leaves of Grass" (1991)

editor of the Norton Critical Edition of Leaves of Grass

several essay-collections in the fields of Queer Theory and American Studies

currently writing about the work of so-called Outsider artist Henry Darger



Courses:

"Nature and Its Others,"

"Serial Practices, Serial Forms,"

"Contesting the Culture Concept: Pragmatism, Ethnography, Early Film."





 

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