Dr. John H. Wilson
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PhD, English Language & Literature, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1988
MA, English, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1984
BA, History (Honors), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1984
Courses Most Commonly Taught: Composition , Introduction to Literature
Courses Developed: George Orwell, Noam Chomsky, British Dystopias, J. R. R. Tolkien, The Radical Critique, James Joyce, Evelyn Waugh and Virginia Woolf, Core Texts in the Western Tradition
Research Areas: Modern British Fiction
Coeditor, A Handful of Mischief: New Essays on Evelyn Waugh. Madison, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson UP,
Editor, The Life of the Rev. James Renwick Jackson (1905-1953), Presbyterian Minister in Pennsylvania,
by Agnes Jackson Wilson. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen, 2005.
Evelyn Waugh: A Literary Biography, 1924-1966. Madison, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 2001.
Editor, Diary of an Army Baker, Quartermaster Corps, Southwest Pacific, 1942-1945, by Jack Wilson.
Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen, 2000.
What Happened in U.S. History? Annotated by Hiroshi Furukawa. Tokyo: Eikousha, 2000.
An Informal Invitation to Enjoy British Authors. Annotated by Hiroyuki Furukawa. Tokyo: Eihousha,
Evelyn Waugh: A Literary Biography, 1903-1924. Madison, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 1996.
“Brideshead Revisited in 1984: Evelyn Waugh’s Influence on George Orwell.” Papers in Language and Literature 47.1 (2011): 3-25.
“Author Chronology for Evelyn Waugh.” Literary Encyclopedia, 2 February 2011: www.litencyc.com.
“A Walking Tour of Evelyn Waugh’s Oxford.” A Handful of Mischief: New Essays on Evelyn Waugh. Ed. Donat Gallagher, Ann Pasternak Slater, and John Howard Wilson. Madison, NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 2011.
“A Neglected Address: 25 Adam Street.” Evelyn Waugh Newsletter and Studies 41.2 (2010): www.lhup.edu/jwilson3/Newsletter_41.2.html.
“The Empire Strikes Back: The Critical Reception of Gandhi and Mishima.” Reception 2 (Summer 2010): 94-115.
“Men at Arms.” Literary Encyclopedia, 18 August 2010: www.litencyc.com.
“Scoop.” Literary Encyclopedia, 19 July 2010: www.litencyc.com.
“Vile Bodies.” Literary Encyclopedia, 21 June 2010: www.litencyc.com.
Areas of Expertise: Literature, Writing