Emeritus Profiles

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  • John A. McClure
  • Position: Professor Emeritus of English
  • At Rutgers Since: 1975
  • Retired Since: 2014
  • Email Address: jmcclure@rci.rutgers.edu
  • Bio: Professor McClure is the author of Late Imperial Romance (1994) and Kipling and Conrad: The Colonial Fiction (1982), as well as essays on colonial and postcolonial discourse and geopolitics. His latest book is Partial Faiths: Postsecular Fiction in the Age of Pynchon and Morrison (2007).
  • Education: PhD, Stanford University MA, Stanford University BA, Tufts University
  • Areas of Specialization: Literature and Religion; Twentieth Century and Contemporary Literature
  • Undergraduate Courses Taught: Principles of Literary Study Bible as Literature Contemporary Fiction and Spirituality Pynchon and DeLillo
  • Graduate Courses Taught: Colonial Cultural Studies Perspectives on Globalization: Literature and Theory Postmodern Fiction and Life Philosophies

Other Publications

  • "Postmodern/Post-Secular: Contemporary Fiction and Spirituality"
    Modern Fiction Studies
    41.1, 1995

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