Rita Barnard

Rita Barnard, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature

Rita Barnard received her Ph.D. from Duke University. Her first book, The Great Depression and the Culture of Abundance, was published by Cambridge University Press and she has published articles in such journals as American Literature, South Atlantic Quarterly, and Novel. Rita Barnard teaches courses on a variety of topics in twentieth-century literature, including modernism, postmodernism, and colonial and postcolonial literature.