Department of English, College of LAS, University of Illinois


John Labella

Visiting Assistant Professor of English

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Education

Ph.D. in English (Princeton, 2012), M.A. in English (Princeton, 2008)

Teaching Interests

American poetry, poetics, critical theory, critical race theory, hemispheric American studies, Asian American studies, transnationalism

Courses

ENGL 242: Poetry since 1940, ENGL 300: Race & Paternity in Asian American Poetry, ENGL 101: Introduction to Poetry, ENGL 109: Introduction to Fiction, Advanced Composition

Dissertation

Lyric Hemisphere: Latin America in U.S. Poetry, 1927-1981