John Timberman Newcomb

Professor

Research Interests

American poetry, film and visual culture, theories of spatiality and urban modernity, architecture.

Education

B.A. Davidson College, M.A., Ph.D. Duke University

Recent Publications

Newcomb, J. T. (2017). The City: Modern Poetics and Metropolitan Life. In M. W. Van Wienen (Ed.), American Literature in Transition, 1910-1920 (pp. 17-30). (American Literature in Transition). Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316534397.003

Newcomb, J. T. (2015). The Emergence of “The New Poetry”. In W. Kalaidjian (Ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Modern American Poetry (pp. 11-22). (Cambridge Companions to Literature). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/CCO9781139628907.003

Newcomb, J. T. (2014). The Twentieth Century Begins. In A. Bendixen, & S. Burt (Eds.), The Cambridge History of American Poetry (pp. 497-518). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/CHO9780511762284.026

Newcomb, J. T. (2014). The New Poetry. In D. E. Chinitz, & G. McDonald (Eds.), A Companion to Modernist Poetry (pp. 209-221). (Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture; Vol. 88). Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118604427.ch17

Newcomb, J. T. (2014). Review: M.B. Hickman and J.D. McIntyre's (eds.) Rereading the New Criticism. James Joyce Quarterly, 51(2-3), 529-532. https://doi.org/10.1353/jjq.2014.0023

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