John Timberman Newcomb


Research Interests

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


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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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