Douglas Dowland

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Douglas Dowland
Associate Professor of English; Program Lead of English
Dukes Memorial 202
525 South Main Street, Ada, OH, 45810
Research Interests
Post-1900 American Literature; Critical Theory; Medical Humanities
Employee degree:

BA, Michigan State University

MA, University of Iowa

PHD, University of Iowa


Recent Scholarship:

We, Us, and Them: Affect and Nonfiction from Vietnam to Trump (University of Virginia Press, 2024)

Weak Nationalisms: Affect and Nonfiction in Postwar America (University of Nebraska Press, 2019)

"Anxiety Can Bring Us Together." Pedagogy 19.3 (September 2019): 543-550.

"The Politics of Resentment in J.D. Vance’s Hillbilly Elegy." Texas Studies in Literature and Language 61.2 (Summer 2019): 116-140.


Classes Taught:

ENGL 3271: Literature and Medicine

ENGL 2301: Literature and Mental Illness

MEDH 2011: Perspectives in Medical Humanities

HONR 2041: Honors Great Works (Banned Books)

HONR 1221: Honors Writing Seminar


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