Ph.D. University of Tulsa, 2006
M.A. Texas State University, 1998
B.A. Texas State University, 1996
Primary Courses Taught:
ENG 395: Film and Literature, ENG 401: Studies in British and Commonwealth Literature, ENG 475: The Modern Novel, ENG 370: Romantic Prose and Poetry, ENG 251: British Literary Tradition II, ENG 250: British Literary Tradition I, ENG 111 and 112: Composition sequence.
Dr. Longacre specializes in nineteenth- and twentieth-century British and Irish Literature. He has served as project manager of the Modernist Journals Project; an online, fully searchable, digital archive of modernist periodicals; and as book review editor of the James Joyce Quarterly. He is currently an Assistant Director of the Honors Program. In addition to work on William Blake and James Joyce specifically, his scholarly and teaching interests include modernism, Irish literature, romanticism and film studies. Recent scholarship includes work on Alfred Hitchcock and Edna O'Brien.