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David Schmid

Associate Professor
Office: 401 Clemens Hall
Phone number: (716) 645-0679
E-mail address: schmid@buffalo.edu

Interests

cultural studies, popular culture, 20th-century and contemporary British and American fiction

Current Courses

Spring 2017

Eng 258 Mysteries

MWF 1:00 - 1:50
Reg. No. 11475

 

Eng 585 Readings in American Cultural Studies

Friday 3:30-6:10
Reg. No:  (A) 21803   (B) 21804

Selected Publications

Books     

Articles and Book Chapters    

  • “A Vocation/Avocation.” Pedagogy: Critical Approaches to Teaching Literature, Language, Composition, and Culture 15.1 (Dec. 2014): 169-172.  
  • “From the Locked Room to the Globe: Space in Crime Fiction,” Cross-Cultural Connections in Crime Fictions. Ed Vivien Miller and Helen Oakley. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. 7-23.    
  • “The Saw franchise and the representation of terror in post-9/11 American film.” Australasian Journal of Popular Culture, 1.3 (Nov. 2011): 341-348.   
  • "The Unusual Suspects: Celebrity, Conspiracy, and Objective Violence in Glamorama." Bret Easton Ellis: American Psycho, Glamorama and Lunar Park. Ed. Naomi Mandel. London: Continuum, 2011. 69-83.    
  • "The Nonfiction Novel." The Cambridge History of the American Novel. Ed. Leonard Cassuto, Claire Eby and Benjamin Reiss. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2011. 986-1001.
  • "The Devil You Know: Dexter and the 'Goodness' of American Serial Killing." Dexter: Investigating Cutting Edge Television. Ed Douglas Howard. London: I.B. Tauris, 2010. 132-142, 253-4.
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