Dr. Stephen Bernstein

Dr. Stephen Bernstein

Professor, Department Chair

Campus Phone: (810) 766-6601

E-mail: sberns@umflint.edu


Education

Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, 1990
M.A. University of Wisconsin, 1985
B.A. Indiana University, 1982

Specializations/Areas of Interest

19th Century British Literature, Literary Theory, History of the Novel

Courses I Teach

Intro to Poetry
Intro to Fiction
Elements of Literary Analysis
The Romantic Movement
Victorian Literature
The 19th Century British Novel
Major Novelists

Recent Work

“’LONGING TO SEE DOCUMENTS’: Writing and Desire in Alice Munro’s Longest Stories.” Critique: Studies in Contemporary Fiction, 56.4 (2015): 355-68.

“Alice Munro’s Scottish Birthright,” ANQ: A Quarterly Journal of Short Articles, Notes and Reviews, 27.4 (2014): 189-93.

“The Culture of Surveillance in Alice Munro’s ‘Wenlock Edge’,” Short Story, 21.2 (2013): 59-68.

“Alasdair Gray” and “James Kelman” entries.  Encyclopedia of Twentieth-Century Fiction.  Ed. Brian Shaffer.  Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.  161-62, 211-13.