James Penner Irish



Course Taught in Previous Semesters: 

ESGE 3038 (Introduction to Academic Writing)
English 3151-3152 (Literature and the Human Condition)
English 3103 (First-Year Composition)
English 3104 (Introduction to Literature)
Honors English 3152 (Literature and the Human Condition)
Honors English 3012 (Introduction to Poetry & Drama)

Spring Semester 2017:

English 3011 (Sect. 407) 2:30 - 3:50 (328 DMN)

English 3151 (Sect. 004) Tues/Thurs 10:00 - 11:20 (207 DMN)

English 3011 (Sect. 401) Tues/Thurs 11:30 - 12:50 (325 DMN)

English 3012 (Sect. 005) Tues/Thurs 2:30 - 3:50 PM ( 327 DMN)

English 3011 (Sect. 407) Tues/Thurs 4:00 - 5:20 (326 DMN)





Associate Professor

Ph.D. University of Southern California

M. A. University of Southern California

M. A. Brown University

B. A. University of California, Berkeley

Correo electrónicojameslpenner@gmail.com

 English Course related emails: jameslpennerupr@gmail.com

Teléfono: (787) 764-0000 x 88835
 
Mailing Address
Facultad de Estudios Generales, 
PO Box 23323, 
San Juan PR
00931-3323
 
Oficina: 240 AJBR
 
Horario de officina for the Fall and Spring semesters:
 
Mon/Weds: 4:00 - 5:30 PM
Tues/Thurs: 5:30 - 6:30 PM & 5:30 - 6:30 PM

Recent Publications:

"Contesting the Stage of Reality: 
Timothy Leary's The Psychedelic Celebrations of 1966-1967" 
Playing Offstage: The Theatre as a Presence in the Real World.
Ed. Sidney Homan; New York: Lexington Books, 2017.

"Resuscitating the Psychedelic Sensibility" 
Los Angeles Review of Books, July 28, 2016

"David Bowie and the 1970s: 
Testing the Limits of the Gendered Body"
 Los Angeles Review of Books, January 2nd, 2016.

"The Rise and Fall of LSD" Los Angeles Review of Books, July 1, 2015.

"On Aggro Performance: Audience Participation and the Dystopian Response to The Living Theatre's Paradise Now." Comparative Drama  June 2014.

Timothy Leary: The Harvard Years: Early Writings on LSD and Psilocybin, 1960-1965 (Park Street Press/ Simon & Schuster, 2014)

Pinks, Pansies, and Punks: The Rhetoric of Masculinity in American Literary Culture (Indiana University Press, 2011).