The Department of English
Faculty Bookshelf

 

  Faculty Bookshelf

 

On Farting: Language and Laughter in the Middle Ages
by Professor Valerie Allen

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The Number of Missing
by Professor Adam Berlin

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Both Members of the Club
by Professor Adam Berlin

WINNER OF THE 2012 CLAY REYNOLDS NOVELLA PRIZE

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Belmondo Style
by Professor Adam Berlin

WINNER OF PUBLISHING TRIANGLE'S 2005 AWARD FOR BEST GAY-THEMED NOVEL
 

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Headlock
by Professor Adam Berlin

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Letters for the Living: Teaching Writing in a Violent Age
by Professor Michael Blitz

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Zora and Me
by Professor Victoria Bond 

WINNER OF THE 2011 CORETTA SCOTT KING/JOHN STEPTOE AWARD FOR NEW TALENT

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Museum Studies: An Anthology of Contexts, 2nd Edition
Edited by Professor Bettina Carbonell

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Issues in Gender, Language and Learning, and Classroom Pedagogy
Edited by Professor Effie Papatzikou Cochran

Mainstreaming
Edited by Professor Effie Papatzikou Cochran

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Bruce Springsteen and the Promise of Rock ’n’ Roll
by Professor Marc Dolan

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Near Black: White-to-Black Passing in American Culture
by Professor Baz Dreisinger

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Destiny's Daughters: 9 Voices of P. J. Gibson
by Professor P. J. Gibson

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The Imprisoned Guest: Samuel Howe and Laura Bridgeman, the Original Deaf-Blind Girl
by Professor Emerita Betsy Gitter

WINNER OF THE MASSACHUSETTES BOOK AWARD FOR NON-FICTION

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Civil Rights in the White Literary Imagination: Innocence by Association
by Professor Jonathan W. Gray

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Art of the Brooklyn Bridge: A Visual History
by Professor Richard Haw

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The Brooklyn Bridge: A Cultural History
by Professor Richard Haw

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J Journal: New Writing on Justice
Edited by Professors Jeffrey Heiman and Adam Berlin

WINNER OF A 2013 PUSHCART PRIZE FOR FICTION


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"Black-Jewish Relations: A Social and Mythic Alliance" in Blacks and Jews on the Couch: Psychoanalytic Reflections on Black-Jewish Conflict
by Professor Emeritus Lee Jenkins

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Building an Active College Vocabulary
by Professor Patricia Licklider

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Still Life
by Professor Alexander Long

WHITE PINE PRESS POETRY PRIZE

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Light Here, Light There
by Professor Alexander Long

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Vigil
by Professor Alexander Long

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Equity in English Renaissance Literature: Thomas More and Edmund Spenser
by Professor Andrew Majeske

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The Other Side of Terror: An Anthology of Writings on Terrorism in South Asia
Edited by Professor Nivedita Majumdar

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The Lives of Margaret Fuller: A Biography
by Professor John Matteson

WINNER OF THE 2012 ANN M. SPERBER PRIZE FOR BEST BIOGRAPHY OF A JOURNALIST

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Eden's Outcasts: The Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Father
by Professor John Matteson

WINNER OF THE 2008 PULITZER PRIZE FOR BIOGRAPHY

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Teacher Training at Cambridge
by Professor Mark McBeth

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Little Magazines and Modernism: New Approaches Edited by Professor Adam McKible

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When Washington Was In Vogue
by Edward Christopher Williams
Introduction and Discovery by Professor Adam McKible

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The Space and Place of Modernism: Little Magazines in New York
by Professor Adam McKible

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Virginia Woolf, Jane Ellen Harrison, and the Spirit of Modernist Classicism
by Professor Jean Mills

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Modernism, Feminism and the Culture of Boredom
by Professor Allison Pease

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Modernism, Mass Culture and the Aesthetics of Obscenity
by Professor Allison Pease

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Moments of Magical Realism in US Ethnic Literatures
Edited by Professor Richard Perez

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Contemporary U.S. Latino/a Criticism
Edited by Professor Richard Perez

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Detecting the Nation
by Professor Caroline Reitz

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Mind's World: Imagination and Subjectivity from Descartes to Romanticism
by Professor Alexander Schlutz

WINNER OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ROMANTICISM'S JEAN-PIERRE BARRICELLI PRIZE FOR BEST BOOK PUBLISHED IN ROMANTICISM STUDIES IN 2009

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The Tragic Histories of Mary Queen of Scots, 1560-1690
by Professor John Staines

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Whispered Consolations: Law and Narrative in African American Life
by Professor Emeritus Jon-Christian Suggs

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Culture and Change: Attending to Early Modern Women
Edited by Professor Margaret Mikesell Tabb

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The Instruction of a Christen Woman
Edited by Professor Margaret Mikesell Tabb

WINNER OF THE JOSEPHINE ROBERTS EDITION PRIZE GIVEN BY THE SOCIETY FOR THE STUDY OF EARLY MODERN WOMEN, 2003

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Erotic Coleridge
by Professor Emerita Anya Taylor

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Bacchus in Romantic England: Writers and Drink, 1780-1830
by Professor Emerita Anya Taylor

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Emerging Perspectives on Flora Nwapa
Edited by Professor Emerita Marie Umeh

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Fort Starlight
by Professor Claudia Zuluaga

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Valerie Allen, Chairperson
524 West 59th Street, Room 7.63.04, New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212.237.8909, Email: vallen@jjay.cuny.edu