Joshua Weiss

Email: 

jweiss23@uchicago.edu

Research Interests: 

Transatlantic Modernism; Psychoanalysis; Queer Theory; Theology; Film; Science Fiction; Comic Books

Graduation Year: 

2015

Dissertation Title: 

"Modernist Ecstasy: Sexuality and the Sacraments in Modernist Literature"

Publications: 

 “Aficion Means Passion: Sexuality and Religion in The Sun Also Rises,” in Teaching Hemingway and Gender and Sexuality, Kent State University Press (forthcoming 2015)
 “Review of Aidan Nichols, OP, The Poet as Believer: A Theological Study of Paul Claudel,” The Journal of Religion 92.4 (October 2012): 576-578.

Teaching Experience: 

Currently, various courses in American Literature and Rhetoric/Composition at Prince George's Community College. Previously, courses in Modernism, Philip K. Dick, and Critical Perspectives at the University of Chicago; and courses in Rhetoric/Composition at Penn State University.