Thursday, March 12, 2015

The Failed Gothic Satire of "American Psycho"

This post contains the presentation I gave at the Radical Writes conference at Arkansas State Jonesboro. Also included is the source of the presentation, the longer and more detailed seminar paper. Thank you for your interest in the work!

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Publication Update

Here's an updated list of my recent publications. 

Thursday, September 18, 2014

"Life Sucks Without Exhilaration"--A Post on Emily Dickinson by Renee Brame

I had the honor of receiving a grant from the National Endowment of the Humanities in summer 2014.  This grant allowed me to travel to Amherst, Massachusetts and attend a week-long odyssey into the world of Emily Dickinson.  The scholars that participated are among the most giving and kindest people I have had the pleasure to encounter.  My studies revealed a whole new Emily Dickinson I had no idea existed.  That made me wonder, am I the only one that had her all wrong?  and Does it matter that anyone know more about the real Emily Dickinson?  Here is my answer…

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Friday, August 29, 2014

Sunday, August 24, 2014

August Reading

Here's What I Read in August

1. Stranger to the Truth

2. Crime and Punishment

3. A Doll House

4. The Road

5. Revelation