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Andrew Todd

PhD student


Andrew Todd is a doctoral candidate in Contemporary Literature and Narrative Theory


MA, English Literature Studies. High Honors. John Carroll University, 2012
BA, English, History, Summa cum laude. Thomas More College, 2010

Professional Service

  • Graduate Students in English, University of Tennessee
    • Chair, 2016-17
    • Vice-Chair, 2015-16.
    • Webmaster/Historian, 2013-2015
  • Editorial Assistant, ASAP/Journal, Summer 2015, 2016-17.
  • Graduate Assistant Mentor, University of Tennessee, 2013-14; 2017.
  • Graduate Student Assistant, Contemporary Arts and Society Research Seminar, 2015-16.
  • Editor, John Carroll Review, John Carroll University, 2010-12.
  • Department Publications Assistant, John Carroll University, 2010-12.
  • Managing Editor, Words, Thomas More College, 2008-10.

Awards, Honors & Grants

  • J. Wallace and Katie Dean Graduate Fellowship, University of Tennessee
  • Bain and Irene Stewart Fellowship, University of Tennessee

Associations & Organizations

  • International Society for the Study of Narrative

Conference Presentations

  • “Storyshowing in S.” International Conference on Narrative, Lexington, KY, March 2017.         
  • “Redaction as Narration in House of Leaves.” International Conference on Narrative, Chicago IL, March 2015.
  • “The Absence of the Miraculous Agent in Chaucer’s The Franklin’s Tale.” Southeastern Medieval Association Conference, Atlanta, GA, October 2014.
  • xkcd, Participation, and the Narrating Audience: A Model for the Interactive     Construction of Texts.” International Conference on Narrative, Cambridge,          MA, March 2014.
  • “Spatiotemporal Rebalancing in Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia.” Annual Meeting of the American Comparative Literature Association, Toronto ON, April 2013.
  • “Undecidability and Reader Participation in Mark Danielewski’s House of Leaves.” Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture since 1900, Louisville KY, February 2012.
  • Numerous Sigma Tau Delta papers, 2009-2012. Awarded 2nd place in Critical Essays, American Literature, 2012.

Contact Information

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