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Faculty Bio

McGrath, Brian

McGrath, Brian

Position
Associate Professor, British literature and literary theory

Contact
Office: 607 Strode
Phone: (864) 656-3151
Email: mcgrath@clemson.edu

Education
Ph.D. Comparative Literature, Emory University; M.A. English, University of Maine at Orono; B.A. English, Northwestern University

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests
European Romanticism, Poetry and Poetics, and Literary, Aesthetic, and Rhetorical Theory

Selected Professional Works

Books (Published)

The Poetics of Unremembered Acts: Reading, Lyric, Pedagogy. Northwestern University Press 2013.

Journal Articles & Book Chapters (Published)

"Impassivities: From Paradise Lost to Hellas," Comparative Literature 72.2 (Summer 2020): 114-127.

"Shelley, Among other Things," MLN 133.5 (December 2018): 1188-1205.

"Understating Poetry," New Literary History 49.3 (Summer 2018): 289-308.

"Dead Men Running," diacritics 42.4 (2014): 80-97.

"For Geoffrey Hartman," Philological Quarterly 93.2 (Spring 2014): 201-203.

“Keats for Beginners,” Studies in Romanticism 50 (Summer 2011): 349-370.