» Dr. Brian Glaser
Assistant Professor, Instructional Faculty

Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Department of English
Dr. Brian Glaser
Office Location:
DeMille Hall 153
Office Hours:
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:30 to 1 p.m.
(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 Taboo of Experience.” Pennsylvania Literary Journal 8.1 (2016): 49-60
“Wallace Stevens and Racial Melancholy.” College Literature 42.2 (2015): 385-395.
“The Spiritual Work of Art in the Poetry of Robert Duncan.” Polish Journal for American Studies 9 (2015): 75-96.
“The Implied Reader and Depressive Experience in Louise Glück’s The Wild Iris.” Amerikastudien 60.2/3 (2015): 201-213.
“Americans and Climate Change: Transnationalism and Reflection in Environmental Writing.” European Journal of American Studies 9.2 (2014): 1-12.
“Lyrics as Gifts: Relational Freedom in Whitman, Hughes and Dylan.” Americana: E-Journal of American Studies in Hungary 10.2 (2014).
“Two Against Freud: Pinsky’s ‘Essay on Psychiatrists’ in a Philosophical Context.” American Imago 71.4 (2014): 445-458.
“Environmental Crisis and Transitional Phenomena: Brenda Hillman’s Ecopoetic Playing.” European Journal of Ecopsychology 5 (2014): 39-53.