Faculty Biography

Stacy Burton

Stacy Burton

Professor & Vice Provost, Faculty Affairs


BA (Humanities/English emphasis -- Brigham Young University); MA (Humanities -- Brigham Young University); MA (Comparative Literature -- Cornell University); PhD (Comparative Literature -- Cornell University)

Contact Information:

Office: Clark Administration 109

Telephone: (775) 784-1740

Email: sburton@unr.edu

Academic Specializations:

Twentieth- and twenty-first century fiction, Travel narrative, Literary and cultural theory

Recent Publications:

Travel Narrative and the Ends of Modernity (Cambridge University Press, 2014).

Rereading Faulkner: Authority, Criticism, and The Sound and the Fury.” Modern Philology 98 (2001): 604-628. Reprinted in Twentieth Century Literary Criticism 170 (2006): 147-160. Adapted for inclusion in The Sound and the Fury, Norton Critical Edition, 3d ed., ed. Michael Gorra (Norton: 2014).

“Paradoxical Relations: Bakhtin and Modernism.”  Modern Language Quarterly 61 (2000): 519-543.