Faculty: Dr. Dominick Grace

dom_grace_2304pAssociate Professor, English, School of Humanities
Office: BR 179
Email: dgrace2@uwo.ca
Telephone: 519-432-8353 ext 28244

Academic Background

  • B.A. (Hons), University of Toronto
  • M.A., Western University
  • Ph.D., Western University

Research and Scholarly Interests

  • Medieval and Renaissance literature
  • SF and Fantasy
  • Children’s literature
  • Canadian literature
  • Comics
  • Graphic Novels

Teaching

  • Understanding Literature, English 1020E
  • Children’s Literature, English 2033E
  • Renaissance Literature, English 3224E
  • Shakespeare and Drama, English 3227E
  • Medieval Language and Literature, English 3116E
  • Hamlet, Hamlet, Hamlet, English 4230G

Representative Publications

  • “An Alternative History of Canadian Cartoonists.” International Journal of Comic Art 17.2 (2016): 133-61.
  • The Science Fiction of Phyllis Gotlieb: A Critical Reading. McFarland & Co., 2015
  • Seth: Conversations (co-edited with Eric Hoffman). University Press of Mississippi, 2015.
  • Chester Brown: Conversations (co-edited with Eric Hoffman). Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2013.
  • Dave Sim: Conversations (co-edited with Eric Hoffman). Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2013.
  • Aardvarkian Intertexts and True Stories. Cerebus the Barbarian Messiah: Essays on the Epic Graphic Satire of Dave Sim and Gerhard. Ed. Eric Hoffman. Jefferson NC: McFarland, 2012. 103-17.
  • “Testing the Limits of Genre/Gender.” Cerebus the Barbarian Messiah: Essays on the Epic Graphic Satire of Dave Sim and Gerhard.  Ed. Eric Hoffman. Jefferson NC: McFarland, 2012. 163-74.
  • “The Anti-Heinleinian Hero of The Last Canadian.” Foundation 110 (2011): 60-72.
  • “The Dystopian Family in Brazil.” Meridian Critic 16.1 (2010): 65–74.
  • “Writers and Metafiction in Three Stephen King Texts.” Critical Insights: Stephen King. Ed. Gary Hoppenstand. Pasadena: Salem Press, 2010. 61–77.
  • The Canterbury Tales: The Critical Reception.” Critical Insights: The Canterbury Tales. Ed. Jack Lynch. Pasadena: Salem Press, 2010. 17–30.
  • “The Purpose of Praying: Devotion and Performance in Hamlet.” In-Between 17.1&2 (2008): 61–72.
  • “The Future King: Camelot 3000.” Journal of Popular Culture 41.1 (2008): 21–36.