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James Wallace

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James Wallace

Associate Professor

B.A., Earlham College
Ph.D., Columbia University

Stokes Hall S443
Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Phone: 617-552-3712
Fax: 617-552-4220

Personal website

Academic Profile

Specializes in American Literature before 1865, American Studies, and New Historicism. Prof. Wallace is currently working on representations of race in the Early Republic (1820-1850).

Spring 2013 Courses

  • EN461 - Regionalism in America
  • EN914 - American Renaissances

Publications (selected)

  • Early Cooper and His Audience (1986).
  • "The Black Sailor and The Red Rover,"in James Fenimore Cooper: His Country and His Art, No. 10 (1999).
  • "Hawthorne and Stowe," in Hawthorne and Women: Engendering and Expanding the Hawthorne Tradition (1999).