Jerrine Tan

Jerrine Tan

Jerrine_Tan@brown.edu

B.A. English, Economics, University of California, Berkeley 2011.

B.A., M.A., English, Brown University, 2014.


I work primarily in 20th-century literature and am particularly interested in issues of gender and sexuality and queer theory. I am also interested in the relationship between film and literature.

Dissertation Title:

Imagining Home: 20th Century Immigrant Literature and the Challenge of World Literature

Courses Taught:

ENGL900 Altered States
GNSS100 Intro to Gender and Sexuality Studies
ENGL110 Writing the College Essay 
ENGL200 All Eyes on You: Voyeurism and Surveillance Culture in the 20th Century

Research and Teaching Interests:

American Literature and Culture, Colonial and Postcolonial Studies, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Literary and Cultural Theory, Queer Theory/Gay and Lesbian Studies, Race and Ethnicity, Studies in the Novel, Transatlantic Studies, 20th-Century and Contemporary, World Literature, Global Anglophone Literature