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Jason Berger

Jason Berger
Assistant Professor
English, College of Arts & Sciences
UD Dakota Hall 227
Phone: 605-677-5973
Bio:
Jason Berger is the author of _Antebellum at Sea: Maritime Fantasies in Nineteenth-Century America_ (University of Minnesota Press, 2012) and is currently at work on a new book, titled _Electrical Subjects: Counter-Humanist Politics in Antebellum America_. His articles appear in journals such as _Early American Literature_, _Criticism_, and _The Minnesota Review_, and he is currently co-editor of the journal _Literature in the Early American Republic_ (LEAR).
Teaching Interests:
Nineteenth-century American literature and culture, Early American literature, American Studies, Critical Theory
Education:
  • Ph D, English, University of Connecticut, 2009
  • MA, English, University of Vermont, 2004
  • BS, History/English, Central Connecticut State University, 1999