Patrick Brantlinger

MVSA President, 1991-1993 | MVSA Executive Board, 1980-1984, 1989-1995
James Rudy Professor Emeritus, English, Indiana University–Bloomington

Research Interests: Race and empire; postcolonial studies; cultural studies

Selected PublicationsStates of Emergency: Essays on Culture and Politics (Indiana, 2013); Taming Cannibals: Race and the Victorians (Cornell, 2011); Victorian Literature and Postcolonial Studies (Edinburgh, 2010); Dark Vanishings: Discourse on the Extinction of Primitive Races (Cornell, 2003); The Reading Lesson: Mass Literacy as Threat in British Fiction (Indiana, 1998); Crusoe’s Footprints: Cultural Studies in Britain and America (Routledge, 1990); Rule of Darkness: British Literature and Imperialism, 1830-1914 (Cornell, 1988)