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Gender MALE
Industry Education
Occupation Instructor
Location Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Introduction I teach literature and writing at the University of Nebraska-Omaha and Creighton University. My academic research investigates and theorizes intersections between agriculture, ideology, and Romanticism, while this blog explores popular culture questions of identity, mobility, and cycling.
Interests British Romanticism, Literary Criticism and Theory, Nature Writing, Ecocriticism, Slow and Local Food, Cycling, Backpacking.
Favorite Movies A River Runs Through It, Nobody's Fool, The Fisher King, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.
Favorite Music The Smiths, REM, The Waterboys, Van Morrison, Ryan Adams / Whiskeytown, The Shins, Drive-By Truckers, Neko Case, The Decemberists, Nina Simone, John Coltrane, Vaughn Williams.
Favorite Books The Prelude, Lyrical Ballads, Ivanhoe, Vanity Fair, Sense and Sensibility, Lord of the Rings, Straight Man, The Lost Grizzlies, Grizzly Years, The Monkeywrench Gang, Wonder Boys, A Prayer for Owen Meaney, Early from the Dance, Howard's End, Tales of the City, All the Pretty Horses, Smiley's People.