Thomas Burkdall

Professor Thomas Burkdall
Associate Professor, Writing & Rhetoric
B.A., Pitzer College; M.A., Ph.D., UCLA
Department Chair, Writing & Rhetoric
Appointed In: 
1991
Office: 
Academic Commons, Lib 32
Hours: 

Friday 12-1 and by appt.

Thomas Burkdall has published articles and presented papers on James Joyce and film.

In addition to essay-writing courses, he has taught American Fiction and Film and Visions of Utopia in the cultural studies program. He is editing an anthology of popular culture readings for use in writing courses. Along with cinema, British and Irish modernism, and popular culture, Burkdall has been investigating the effect of computers and the Internet on rhetoric and writing.