Patricia Chu

Visiting Assistant Professor

Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1997

19th- and 20th-century American literature, Anglo-American modernism, race and gender theory, Asian American literature, African American literature, anime

Humanities 345
(518) 442-4081

pchu@albany.edu

Race, Nationalism and the State in British and American Modernism by Patricia Chu

Read an excerpt of the book Race, Nationalism and the State in British and American Modernism by Patricia E. Chu 

Recent publications and presentations:

“William Faulkner and Biopolitics” Cambridge Companion to William Faulkner ed. John T. Matthews. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (2015)

"The American Genome Project: A Biopolitical History of the Contemporary 'Ethnic' Novel" American Literary History 25:1 (Spring 2013). 

"'Fighting Against Himself': Making the Postwar American Middle-Class White" New Chester Himes Criticism ed. Gillespie and Holcomb (Palgrave, forthcoming)