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John Levi Barnard

Associate Professor

Additional Campus Affiliations

Associate Professor, Program in Comparative and World Literature
Associate Professor, English
Associate Professor, Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory
Associate Professor, Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment

Recent Publications

Levi Barnard, J. (2022). Colonization to Climate Change: American Literature and a Planet on Fire. In L. Bow, & R. Castronovo (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Twentieth-Century American Literature (pp. 40-58). (Oxford Handbooks). Oxford University Press.

Barnard, J. L. (2020). The bison and the cow: Food, empire, extinction. American Quarterly, 72(2), 377-401.

Barnard, J. L. (2017). Empire of Ruin: Black Classicism and American Imperial Culture. Oxford University Press.

Barnard, J. L. (2017). The cod and the whale: Melville in the time of extinction. American Literature, 89(4), 851-879.

Barnard, J. L. (2014). Ancient History, American Time: Chesnutt’s Outsider Classicism and the Present Past. PMLA, 129(1), 71-86.

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