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James Diedrick

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James  Diedrick

James Diedrick

Professor of English

Contact Information

Phone: 404.471.6198
Email: jdiedrick@agnesscott.edu
Office Location: Buttrick 307
Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 2-3:00 p.m., and by appointment

Academic Degrees

B.A., Western Washington State University
M.A., University of Washington
Ph.D., University of Washington

Teaching and Scholarly Interests

British literature and culture, British fiction, cultural studies

Professional Activities

Diedrick's scholarship includes a co-edited anthology of essays on Stanley Kubrick, Depth of Field: Stanley Kubrick, Film and the Uses of History (University of Wisconsin Press, 2006). In an interview about Depth of Field, Diedrick discusses the range of topics addressed in the collection, including gender relations and class conflict to the fate of individual agency in a world of increasing social surveillance. He is also author of Understanding Martin Amis (University of South Carolina Press, first edition, 1995; revised and expanded edition, 2004). He is currently working on a biography of the late-Victorian poet and woman of letters Mathilde Blind.

Web Links

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)