Brian Deyo

Assistant Professor
Department of English

Language and Literature

168 Lake Huron Hall
(616) 331-3388


Brian Deyo

ENG 105 Literatures in English
ENG 203 World Literature
ENG 215 Foundations of Literary Study: Genre
ENG 216 Foundations of Literary Study: Critical Approaches
ENG 303 Studies in World Literature
ENG 382 Literature and the Environment
ENG 440 Studies in Major Author(s)
ENG 600 Graduate  Literary Studies Seminar
ENG 616 World Literature in English 

Research Interests

Postcolonial Studies
Animal/Animality Studies
Critical Theory

Recent Publications

Rev. of Susan McHugh, Animal Stories: Narrating Across Species Lines. Configurations: A Journal of Literature, Science, and Technology, 21:2, Spring 2013.

“Rewriting History/Animality in J.M. Coetzee’s Dusklands and Richard Flanagan’s Wanting.” ARIEL: A Review of International English Literature, 44:4, October 2013.

“Subject to Sacrifice: The Repression of the ‘Animal’ in J.M. Coetzee’s Dusklands.” Being for the Other: Issues in Ethics and Animal Rights. Ed. Manish Vyas. New Delhi: Daya, 2011.

B.A., Miami University (OH)
M.A., University of Chicago
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

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