Areas of Interest
Transatlantic modernism, The New American Poetry, Black Mountain poetry and poetics, Postmodern theology, Religion and Literature
Wheaton College, IL, BA
University of Wake Forest, NC, MA
Notre Dame University, PhD
Emma is a recent graduate of the University of Notre Dame with her PhD in English. She is currently working as Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Notre Dame.
I am reading Robert Creeley's poetry and poetics in conjunction with late modernist/early postmodernist secular theologies, in order to ask whether his poetics is formally analogous to, on a grammatico-linguistic level, aspects of those more programatic 1970s theologies.