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The Evolution of the “Natural Born Citizen” Idea: An Explainer For Students
[ I am teaching a course on "Immigration and Literature" for first year-students this spring. Today we talked about the controversy about whether Ted Cruz is eligible to be President as an opening conversation. I wrote up this explainer for the students to ...
I teach at Lehigh University in eastern Pennsylvania. I do research on modernist literature and postcolonial literature. Recent courses I have taught include Transatlantic Modernism, Asian Americans in Literature and Popular Culture, and Writing for the Internet.
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Claude McKay's Uncollected Political Poetry, 1918-1922
( Cross-posted at Harlem Echoes  ; also see my earlier blog post explaining this collaborative project. This page accompanies a  Timeline of McKay's publication history between 1917 and 1922  . Coming soon: we will present 24 of McKay's uncollected politica...
I teach at Lehigh University in eastern Pennsylvania. I do research on modernist literature and postcolonial literature. Recent courses I have taught include Transatlantic Modernism, Asian Americans in Literature and Popular Culture, and Writing for the Internet.
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A Short Essay From Me on Salon
I have an essay on the "New Wave of Islamophobia" up at Salon.com.  Here is a brief excerpt: This winter, visible religious minorities, especially Sikhs and Muslims, feel a bit like we’re back where we were 14 years ago, in the dark days after 9/11. In rece...
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Digital Teaching Notes: The "Harlem Shadows" Collaborative Project
This fall, students in the Intro to DH class that Ed Whitley and I co-taught produced a pretty wonderful collaborative digital project they
decided to call “Harlem Echoes,” a version of Claude McKay’s Harlem Shadows oriented
to a broad, public readership. T...
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The Problems with Erika Christakis' Email : A Close Reading
I have been alternately excited and a little troubled about what's been happening this week on college campuses this past week. From where I stand, what happened at the University of Missouri was pretty exhilarating.  The trend at colleges around the countr...
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Links for Class: Deresiewicz and Gender Pay Gap
I asked students in my "Liberal Arts" class to read William Deresiewicz's book "Excellent Sheep." After reading the book, I asked them to find reviews of the book that challenged their perceptions of the book's ideas and arguments. Here are some of the link...
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The Archive Gap: Race, the Canon, and the Digital Humanities
[I am giving a modified -- probably significantly different -- version of this as a talk at the DH Forum at the University of Kansas in a couple of weeks. These notes are oriented to the students in the Digital Humanities seminar that Ed and I are teaching....
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The Problem With H.R. 158
BBC Journalist Rana Rahimpour, a British and Iranian dual citizen, after being denied entry to the U.S. earlier this week. Even as the end of strict sanctions represents a step forward for U.S.-Iranian relations this week, new visa restrictions passed by Co...
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Asian American Studies Explainer: What is "Yellowface"?
I was going through some of my teaching notes from last year and came across these introductory comments on the concept of Yellowface, which I presented to students in an Asian American Literature and Popular Culture course. The ideas in this post dovetail ...
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More Student-Selected Op-Eds
Jay Inslee, "Why My State Won't Close Its Borders To Syrian Refugees"  Pamela Druckerman, "France, Paradise Lost" NYT Editorial Board, "Time To Bring Cuba Online" Tony Schwarz, "Addicted to Distraction." Sherry Turkle, "Stop Googling. Let's Talk." Tom Bartl...
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Higher Ed Op-Eds
I asked my first year students to find Op-Eds about higher education issues to discuss in "What Am I Doing Here? The Value of a Liberal Arts Education." (I gave them a big link by pointing them to the Opinion & Ideas section of the Chronicle of Higher Ed. T...
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"Syuzhet" (Sentiment Analysis of Novels) for Dummies
There’s been quite a bit of discussion of Matthew Jockers’ “Syuzhet”package since it was first released and announced in February of this year. The
discussion that I have seen has been entirely on scholarly blogs; I haven’t
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I teach 20th century literature in English at Lehigh University. 
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