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Dr. Brian Glaser

Assistant Professor, Instructional Faculty
Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Department of English
Office Location: Wilkinson Hall 225
Office Hours: Thursdays 1 - 4
Phone: (714) 997-6689
University of California, Berkeley, Bachelor of Arts
University of California, Berkeley, Ph.D.


Brian teaches courses in literary studies, rhetoric and creative writing. He is the Director of Chapman’s Writing Center. He has been the recipient of Berkeley’s Eisner Prize for Poetry, a Fulbright award to Germany, a DAAD fellowship, and Chapman’s award for Curriculum Innovation in Sustainability Education. His research focuses on the relation between the therapeutic and social functions of writing.

Recent Creative, Scholarly Work and Publications

“The Terror of Robert Frost.” American Studies 62.3 (2017): 437-447.
“Wallace Stevens and Racial Melancholy.” College Literature 42.2 (2015): 385-395.
“The Implied Reader and Depressive Experience in Louise Glück’s The Wild Iris.” Amerikastudien 60.2/3 (2015): 201-213.