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Dr. Lucas Tromly

Associate Professor
Office: 615 Fletcher Argue
Phone: (204) 474-7362
Email:  Lucas.Tromly@umanitoba.ca

Education: PhD (Toronto), MA (Queen's), BA Honours (McGill)


Recent Courses:

  • The American Captivity Narrative (grad.)
  • The Harlem Renaissance (hons.)
  • Asian American Literature
  • Modernism and the Manifesto (grad.)
  • Literature and Travel

Areas of Specialization:

19th and 20th century American literature; modernism; Faulkner and Southern literature; Asian American literature; travel writing


Other Interests / Recent Undertakings:

  • A book–length study of contemporary Asian American travel writing.

  • Forthcoming articles on Faulkner and magazine culture (Picturing Faulkner, U of Tennessee P) and the racial politics of alien abduction narratives (Journal of Popular Culture).

  • “Transnationalism and Minority Travel Writing,” a panel organized for the 2010 meeting of the American Literature Association.

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