- The Contributors
annie dwyer recently completed her Ph.D. in English at the University of Washington. She is currently a lecturer for the Comparative History of Ideas Program (CHID) at the University of Washington.
jonathan w. murphy is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Humanities at Texas A&M International University in Laredo, Texas. He has published critical essays in the Nathaniel Hawthorne Review, the Comparatist, and the Edgar Allan Poe Review. His current book project examines the responses of Emerson, Poe, Fuller, Douglass, Thoreau, Melville, and Hawthorne to slavery and the U.S. Civil War.
hee-jung serenity joo is an Associate Professor in the Department of English, Film, and Theatre at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg. Her research and teaching interests include ethnic American literature, critical race theory, and globalization studies.
daniel rosenberg nutters is a Ph.D. candidate in English at Temple University, where he is working on his dissertation, The Man of Imagination: Transformations of Romanticism in Late Henry James. He has articles published or forthcoming on Henry James, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Edward Said, and Maurice Blanchot.
robert j. corber is William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor in American Institutions and Values at Trinity College. He is the author of In the Name of National Security: Hitchcock, Homophobia, and the Political Construction of Gender, Homosexuality in Cold War America: Resistance and the Crisis of Masculinity, and Cold War Femme: Lesbianism, National Identity, and Hollywood Cinema, and is currently editing a scholarly reprint edition of the 1932 queer novel A Scarlet Pansy.
nicholas nardini is a Ph.D. candidate in English at Harvard University, with previous work published in Symbiosis. His research focuses on twentieth-century conceptions of American culture. [End Page 175]