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Lisa Simon, Visiting Adjunct Assistant Professor

Location: LA 128


B.A. English Literature, University of Hawaii, cum laude  (1992)

M.A. British Literature, Mills College (1995)

Ph.D. English Literature, University of Washington, cum laude (2008)


Selected Publications

“The Anthropoetic Eye:  H.D.’s Call for a New Poetics,” Journal of Cultural and Religious Theory, 10.2, Spring 2010.

 “Materials and Myths of H.D.’s Antiquity,”  H.D.’s Web, an online newsletter.  Summer 2009

"Teaching War Poetry" in Teaching Modern and Contemporary Poetry, Eds. Kornelia Freitag and 

Brian Reed, forthcoming 2011.

Field of Study

Modern poetry and prose, British and American Literature; Modernist avant-garde poetry; Imagism; Anthropology and Literature; Museum artifacts/curatorial theory and literature; World War I British Poets; history of love poetry across time; digital humanities.


Intro to Critical Interpretation (ENGL 120)

Introduction to Literary Studies (LIT 201)

British Literature: Victorian to Contemporary (LIT 222)

British Literature: Enlightenment to Romantics (LIT 221)

American Literature II: 1865 to Contemporary (LIT 211)