Ryan Wepler

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Lecturer in English

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




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.


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