Ryan Wepler

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Title: 
Lecturer in English
Address: 
35 Broadway, New Haven, CT 06511-3411
Phone number: 
203-432-0189

Ph.D Brandeis University, 2010
M.A. Brandeis University, 2004
B.A. Colby College, 2002

Interests:

20th and 21st century American literature, humor and humorous literature, literary realism, theory of art, humor writing

Selected Publications:

- “Nabokov’s Nomadic Humor: Lolita,” College Literature 38.4 (Fall 2011) 76-97.

- “Vonnegut’s Comic Realism in Slaughterhouse-Five,” HJEAS 17.1 (Spring 2011) 97-126.

Courses:

Literature Seminars, Humor Writing, Writing Seminars, Reading and Writing the Modern Essay, Styles of Academic and Professional Prose