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Paula Geyh

Paula
Geyh

Associate Professor of English

PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 1994
MA, University of Pennsylvania, 1990
BA, Miami University, 1979

Dr. Paula Geyh is an Associate Professor of English at Yeshiva University. She received an MA and PhD in comparative literature and literary theory from the University of Pennsylvania and a BA in English, French, and German from Miami University.

She teaches twentieth century American literature, postmodern American and European fiction, literary and cultural theory, and film studies, along with more specialized courses on the cultural history of the 1960s, spatial theory and literature of the twentieth century American city, utopias and dystopias, and the history and future of the book.

She has received a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend Award.

She is the author of CITIES, CITIZENS, AND TECHNOLOGIES: URBAN LIFE AND POSTMODERNITY (Routledge, 2009), editor of THE CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO POSTAMERICAN FICTION (Cambridge University Press, 2017), and co-editor of POSTMODERN AMERICAN FICTION: A NORTON ANTHOLOGY (W.W. Norton, 1998).

geyh@yu.edu
212-960-5400 x6862

Wilf campus - Belfer Hall
Room#506

MEDIA RELATIONS

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Fall 2018
20th Century American Novel
ENG 2067

 

Books on Books/Films on Films
ENG 1001H

 

Books on Books/Films on Films
INTC 1001H

 

Utopias and Dystopias
CUOT 1033

 

Spring 2018
First Year Writing
FYWR 1020H

 

Interpreting Texts
ENG 2010

 

Utopias and Dystopias
CUOT 1033

 

Fall 2017
Approaches to Film
ENG 3575

 

Books on Books/Films on Films
ENG 1001

 

Books on Books/Films on Films
INTC 1001

 

Utopias and Dystopias
CUOT 1033