Nicole Seymour, PhD
Rank: Assistant Professor
Office: 501-F Stabler Hall
Office Phone: 569-8330
PhD, Vanderbilt University
MA, Vanderbilt University
BA, University of California at Los Angeles
Areas of Focus
Modern American and British Literature, Environmental Studies, Queer Theory, Gender and Women’s Studies, Film Studies, Social Justice
- ‘It’s Just Not Turning Up’: Cinematic Vision and Environmental Justice in Todd Haynes’ Safe.” Cinema Journal 50.4 (2011): 26-47.
- “Somatic Syntax: Replotting the Developmental Narrative in Carson McCullers’s The Member of the Wedding.” Studies in the Novel 41.3 (Fall 2009): 293-313.
- Strange Natures: The Ecological Imagination of Contemporary Queer Fictions (book manuscript).
- “Irony and Contemporary Ecocinema: Theorizing a New Affective Paradigm.” Moving Environments: Affect, Emotion, Ecology and Film. Ed. Alexa Weik von Mossner. Forthcoming from Wilfred Laurier UP.