Dr. Matthew S. Calihman



Department

English

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
English
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897

Details

Education

  • PhD, 2005, Washington University in St. Louis

Teaching

  • Critical Approaches to Literature (ENG 235)
  • Survey of American Literature, Part II (ENG 351)
  • Ethnic American Literature (ENG 354)
  • African American Literature (ENG 355)
  • American Novel (ENG 517/617)
  • American Realism (ENG 557/656)
  • Modern American Literature (ENG 559/659)
  • Introduction to Research Methods in English (ENG 700)
  • Seminar in Twentieth-Century American Literature (ENG 758)

Research and professional interests

  • African American literature
  • American literature
  • American studies
  • Race and ethnicity in the U.S.

Publications

  • Calihman, Matthew and Gerald Early, editors. Approaches to Teaching Baraka’s Dutchman. Modern Language Association, 2018.
  • Calihman, Matthew, Tracy Floreani, and A Yemisi Jimoh, editors. Ralph Ellison, special issue of American Studies, vol. 54, no. 3, 2015.
  • Calihman, Matthew. “Black Power beyond Black Nationalism: John A. Williams, Cultural Pluralism, and the Popular Front.” MELUS, vol. 34, no. 1, 2009, pp. 139-62.
  • Calihman, Matthew. “‘Where Are the Italian Anarchists?’: Amiri Baraka and the Usable Pasts of the Immigrant Left.” Voices in Italian Americana, vol. 18, no. 2, 2007, pp. 79-89.