Associate Professor and Assistant Dean of Arts and Sciences / Graduate Faculty
Ph.D. 1994, University of Virginia
Office: Eisenhower 117
Phone: (785) 532-6900
Alison Wheatley specializes in Modernist British Literature, in particular Joseph Conrad. She has published numerous articles on Conrad’s plays, his narrative style, and his career, and she is currently editing a collection of the plays for Cambridge University Press. Other interests include drama, ancient to modern; forthcoming is an article entitled “Aesthetic Consolation and the Genius of the Place in Stoppard’s Arcadia” in Mosaic:A Journal for the Interdisciplinary Study of Literature. She is currently serving as Assistant Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.