Michael James Harrington

Michael joined the English Department in 2015. He studies American fiction, with emphasis on the 20th Century. His areas of interest include: difference, sexual ethics, the aesthetics of politics, and mechanisms of disruption in long-form fiction, with particular focus on outer-national settings in American fiction.  He earned his B.A. (magna cum laude with distinction) in English and Sociology from Amherst College in 2011.