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Mark Bauer

331 Wheeler
M 12:00-1:00; F 11:00-12:00


Selected Publications and Papers Delivered


·  “It Was Still All Me: Self-Forgetful Autobiography in Seamus Heaney’s Death of a Naturalist.Textual Practice (November 2016).

·  “‘Then the Echoes’: A Review of Michael Longley’s The Stairwell.” Breac (Summer 2015).


·  “The Elsewhere of Memory: Bishop’s Poems of Childhood in Questions of Travel,” Elizabeth Bishop’s Questions of Travel: Fifty Years After, Sheffield, UK, June 25-27, 2015.

·  “The Other Lyric Time: Making the Case for the Past Tense in Lyric,” American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) Annual Conference, NYU, March 20-23, 2014

·  “Lyric Divisions:  Reconciling the Past Tense with Lyric Presence,” At Face Value: Re-thinking Surface, UCLA, May 31, 2013

·  “Resurrecting the Naturalist:  Seamus Heaney’s Past-Tense Lyrics,”American Conference for Irish Studies, April 10-13, 2013

Current Research

Lyric form and genre; the past tense and alternate selves in Seamus Heaney, Robert Lowell, Ted Hughes, and Elizabeth Bishop.

Recent English Courses Taught

Spring, 2016
Course & Section Course Name Course Areas
R1B/18 Reading and Composition: Life Writing Reading and Composition
Summer, 2016
Course & Section Course Name Course Areas
R1AN/3 Reading & Composition Reading and Composition

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