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Professor of English, University of Southern California

John P. Birkelund Fellow in the Humanities - Class of Fall 2011


Susan McCabe is a professor of English at the University of Southern California and teaches in the graduate Literature and Creative Writing Program. She has published Elizabeth Bishop: Her Poetics of Loss (Penn State, 1994) and Cinematic Modernism: Modern Poetry and Film (Cambridge, 2005), Swirl (Red Hen Press, 2003), and Descartes’ Nightmare (Utah, 2008), awarded the Agha Shahid Ali Prize. She is a past president of the Modernist Studies Association. In 2005, she held a Beinecke Library Research Fellowship at Yale University. In 2006, she was a Fulbright scholar at Lund University in Sweden.