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Assistant Professor
Department of English
247A Morton Hall
(256) 824-2363
wjt0003@uah.edu


Education:
Ph.D English- University of Texas at Austin (Dec. 2009)
B.A. History, B.A. English, M.A. English- Virginia Tech


Interests:
medieval literature and culture, Old and Middle English, critical theory, regionalism and nationalism, intersections of bio-power, political theology and ecocriticism





Current Projects:
  • An Uncanny North: The North-South Divide in Medieval England (monograph in preparation)
  • Fluid Spaces: Biopolitics and Premodern Landscapes (book project in development)

Publications:
        
Book

        

The Politics of Ecology: Land, Life, and Law in Medieval Britain, co-edited with Randy P. Schiff. Columbus, OH. Ohio State University Press, 2016.
          • with Randy P. Schiff, "Introduction: The Politics of Ecology" in The Politics of Ecology, 1-30.
          • "Sovereign Ecologies: Managing the King's Bodies in Anglo-Norman Historiography" in The Politics of Ecology, 179-209.







Articles/Essays 
Book Reviews