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21 Feb

Official! Teaching a Star Wars Seminar in 2 Weeks

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My new colleague (and office mate) Steve Rabitsch and I will start teaching a Star Wars seminar in about two weeks. It only became truly official earlier today, so ... work. You'll find a neat little teaser if you click 'read more'.

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07 Jul

Food Porn in Hannibal

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Thanks to my past publications in the broad field of Food Studies, I have been invited to participate in a lecture series on food as a topic in Cultural Studies, organized by the Center for Cultural Studies at the University of Graz. Not surprisingly, my presentation will focus on Hannibal and its spectacularization of food preparation, presentation, and consumption, but I'll also cover other cinematic and televisual texts. For a sketch of the presentation, click 'read more'.

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07 Jul

Seminar on Serial Killers in American Culture

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Since it's finally official, I can post this: I'll be teaching an undergrad seminar on serial killers in American literature and popular culture in the fall. For a description of the course, click 'read more'; the syllabus will go online toward the end of August (I hope).

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