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Joseph Entin
Position: Associate Professor of English and American Studies
Campus Affiliation: Brooklyn College|CUNY Graduate Center
Degrees/Diplomas: PhD Yale University
Research Interests: American Studies; American literature; modernism; visual culture, especially documentary photography; class, culture, and working-class studies; cultural theory
Tracks taught in MALS: American Studies

Courses Taught in MALS: American Social Institutions; American Cultural Values

Publications: Various essays and articles, plus two books: Sensational Modernism: Experimental Fiction and Photography in Thirties America (University of North Carolina Press, 2007); and co-editor of Controversies in the Classroom: A Radical Teacher Reader (Teachers College Press, 2008).

About Professor Entin and Recent Scholarship:

My current book project, “We Are the Planet”: American Culture and the New Working Class, explores how writers, filmmakers, and photographers are addressing the plight of working people in the present era of neoliberal globalization, transnational migration, and precarious labor.