|In Memoriam – Glyn Salton-Cox
The English Department is devastated to announce the death over the New Year of our colleague Glyn Salton-Cox. To his family, loved ones, and friends here, in his native Britain, and throughout the world, we offer our deepest and most heartfelt condolences. Glyn was a brilliant scholar, a very popular teacher, and the kindest of colleagues.
The Department of English invites you to a commemoration of our colleague Glyn Salton-Cox on Friday, March 3d, 2023.
We will gather in the Faculty Club’s Betty Elings Wells Pavilion at 3:00 pm and then move to the Terrace at 4:00 pm for a reception. Please let us know of any accessibility requests.
- Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley, 1991
Mark Maslan is an Associate Professor in the English Department at the University of California at Santa Barbara. He received his Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley in 1991, and his central interests include American literature; contemporary literature; and theories of collective identity. He is the author of Whitman Possessed: Poetry, Sexuality, and Popular Authority (Johns Hopkins UP, 2001). Professor Maslan is currently at work on a book about false testimony and postmodern culture.
- American Literature
Articles & Chapters:
Counterfactual Realities: A special forum in Representations 98 coedited w/ Catherine Gallagher and Paul St. Amour (Spring 2007)
“Telling to Live the Tale: Ronald Reagan, Edmund Morris, and Postmodern Nationalism” Representations 98
“Joseph Ellis’s Vietnam Testimony” Biography 29:4 (fall 2006)
“The Faking of the Americans: Passing, Trauma, and National Identity in Philip Roth’s The Human Stain” MLQ 66:3 (September 2005): 365-89
“Whitman, Sexuality, and Poetic Authority,” Raritan 17:4 (Spring 1998)
Mark Maslan's Bookshelf
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