Dr Sarah Graham
Associate Professor in American Literature
School/Department: Arts, School of
Telephone: +44 (0)116 252 2625
Address: English School of Arts University of Leicester University Road Leicester LE1 7RH
Editor, A History of the Bildungsroman (Cambridge University Press, 2019).
'Unfair Ground: Girlhood and Theme Parks in Contemporary Fiction', Journal of American Studies 47.3 (2013): 589-604.
'J. D. Salinger' in The Cambridge Companion to American Novelists, edited by Timothy Parrish (Cambridge University Press, 2013).
'Hymen and Trilogy', in The Cambridge Companion to H. D., edited by Polina Mackay and Nephie Christodoulides (Cambridge University Press, 2011).
'"See synonyms at MONSTER": En-Freaking Transgender in Jeffrey Eugenides's Middlesex', Ariel 40.4 (2009): 1-18.
Author, Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye (Continuum, 2007).
'Falling Walls: Trauma and Testimony in H. D.'s Trilogy', English 56:216 (2007): 299-319.
Editor, J. D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye (Routledge, 2007).
'"We have a secret. We are alive": H. D.'s Trilogy as a Response to War', Texas Studies in Literature and Language 44:2 (2002): 161-210.
I am Editor of the book series Studies in Contemporary North American Fiction published by Bloomsbury Academic.
I review regularly for the Times Literary Supplement.
Undergraduate modules I convene:
EN1005 American Literature in the Twenties and Thirties.
EN3038 Adolescence in American Fiction and Film.
EN3039 The Other in American Fiction and Film.
Undergraduate modules to which I contribute:
EN1002 Classic American Writing.
EN1070 Writing Matters.
EN2013 Diversity in Contemporary American Literature.
EN3340 Rewriting Britain from Windrush to Now.
A Movement: Modernism (MA in Modern & Contemporary Literature)
Press and media
University of Leicester (Distinguished) Teaching Fellow for promoting diversity in teaching and learning (2006).
University of Leicester Students' Union 'Superstar Award' for my commitment to LGBTQ students and issues.
BA Hons (Stirling)
Senior Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy/Advance HE