Professor of English
University of Tulsa




Sean Latham is Professor of English at the University of Tulsa where he serves as Editor of the James Joyce Quarterly, Co-Director of the Modernist Journals Project, and Co-Editor of the Journal of Modern Periodical Studies.

He is the author or editor of five books and numerous articles on topics in modernism, cultural history, law, media, and the digital humanities. His books include The Art of Scandal: Modernism, Libel Law, and the Roman a Clef (2009) and Am I a Snob? Modernism and the Novel (2003).

Professor Latham is a Past-President of the Modernist Studies Assoication (2009-09), a Trustee of the International James Joyce Foundation, and was the 2009 Carole and Gordon Segal Professor of Irish Literature at Northwestern University. His work has been supported by grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the SCMLA, the Oklahoma Humanities Council, and the Mellon Foundation. In 2003 he received the University Outstanding Teaching Award from TU.

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