Dr. Brad Campbell
English major advisor
Office: Bldg. 47-35P
Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
M.A. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
B.A. Saint Mary’s College
Teaching and Research Interests
American & African-American Literature
The Literature and History of Madness
Review of David G. Schuster's Neurasthenic Nation (Routledge). Journal of Social History 47.3 (Spring 2014).
"'Ex Occident LUX': Jeffers, Thoreau, and the Strange Fruit of the West.'" Jeffers Studies 13.1-2 (Spring 2012).
Review of Mikko Tuhkanen's The American Optic: Psychoanalysis, Critical Race Theory, and Richard Wright (SUNY Press). African-American Review 44.1. (Spring/Summer 2011).
"The Schizophrenic Solution: Dialectics of Neurosis and Anti-Psychiatric Animus in Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man." NOVEL: A Forum on Fiction 43.3 (Fall 2010).
"The Making of ‘American’: Race and Nation in Neurasthenic Discourse." History of Psychiatry 18.2 (2007): 157-78.
Awards and Honors
The College of Liberal Arts Richard K. Simon Award for Outstanding Teaching (Cal Poly)
Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (University of Illinois English Department)