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William Howell

William huntting Howell

McNeil Center fo Early American Studies 216
215-746-5381

William Huntting Howell (Ph.D. Northwestern) is an Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at the McNeil Center for Early American Studies. He studies and teaches American literature and culture, with a focus on the latter half of the eighteenth century. He is particularly interested in the relationships between literature, politics, and material culture; his work draws on science and technology studies, gender theory, and social history as well as literary criticism. He is currently writing a book about imitation and un-exceptionalism in the years following the American Revolution.

Courses Taught

spring 2008

fall 2007

spring 2007