Allyson McCabe

Lecturer in English

Address: LC 421
Phone: 203-432-9665
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Ph.D., Human Sciences: A Program in Language, Culture, and Society, The George Washington University, 2001
M.A., Visual and Cultural Studies, University of Rochester, 1997
B.A., Concentrations: Cultural Theory, Feminist Theory, and Philosophy, Hampshire College, 1993

INTERESTS: cultural criticism, feminist theory, pedagogy, literary reportage, memoir and personal essay, writing for radio.


--"A Humanist's Perspective on Digital Scholarship and Publishing." Article in Colleges, Code, and Copyright: The Impact of Digital Networks and Technological Controls on Copyright: Publications in Librarianship No. 57, 2004.

--"Argument, Evidence, and Engagement: Training Students as Critical Investigators and Interpreters of Rhetoric and Culture." Pedagogy: Critical Approaches to Teaching Literature, Language, Composition, and Culture, October 2003.

--"Skins, Patches and Plug-ins: Becoming Woman in the New Gaming Culture." Genders, September 2001.


UNDERGRADUATE COURSES: Reading and Writing the Modern Essay