Dewey, Joseph (Owen)

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DEWEY, Joseph (Owen)

DEWEY, Joseph (Owen). American, b. 1957. Genres: Literary criticism and history. Career: University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, PA, assistant professor, 1987-91, associate professor of American literature, 1991-. Workshop coordinator; seminar presenter. Publications: In a Dark Time: The Apocalyptic Temper of the American Novel in the Nuclear Age, 1992; Novels from Reagan's America: A New Realism, 2000; Understanding Richard Powers, 2003. EDITOR & CONTRIBUTOR: (with B. Horvath) The Finer Thread, the Tighter Weave: Perspectives on the Short Fiction of Henry James, 2002; (with S.G. Kellman) Under/Words: Perspectives on Don DeLillo's Underworld, 2003. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals. Address: Department of English, Biddle Hall, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Johnstown, PA 15904, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]; [email protected]