Berkeley English Graduate Students

Andrew John Barbour

Andrew John Barbour

Doctoral Candidate

Office hours: Wed. 2-3 and by appointment
abarbour@berkeley.edu
8284063565


Selected Publications and Papers Delivered

Publications

“Liberalism, Disfigured,” Qui Parle 26.1 (2017): 231-246. 

Papers Delivered

“The Rise of Mechanical Engineering: The Figurative Logic of Machinery.” MLA Annual Convention. Disciplines: Emergences. Seattle, WA. January 9-12, 2020.

“Literary Mechanology.” MLA Annual Convention. Romanticism and Idealism. Seattle, WA. January 9-12, 2020.

“Wordsworth’s Natural Technology.” NASSR Annual Conference: Romantic Elements. Chicago, IL. August 8-11, 2019. 

“The Rise of Thermodynamics: Mechanical Engineering and Byron’s Poetic Machinery.” NASSR Annual Conference: The Open. Providence, RI. June 22-25, 2018.

“The Spirit of Theory.” ACLA Annual Conference. Los Angeles, CA. March 29-April 1, 2018

“Human Means in The Prelude,” NASSR Annual Conference: Romanticism and its Discontents. Berkeley, California. August 11-14, 2016.

“Limited Use: A Response to Anahid Nersessian,” NASSR Annual Conference: Romanticism and its Discontents. Berkeley, California. August 11-14, 2016.

“Contingent Nonsovereignties: Dispossessing the Possessive in Nancy, Schmitt, and Derrida,” ACLA Annual Conference: Poetry and the Political. Cambridge, MA, March 17-18, 2016.

"Posthumous Matter: The Remains of Humanism in Byron’s Don Juan,” Humanism and its Prefixes Berkeley Rhetoric Conference, Berkeley, CA. October 4-5, 2015.


Recent English Courses Taught