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Dr. Robin Tremblay-McGaw

Robin Tremblay-McGaw


Robin Tremblay-McGaw comes to us from having recently taught at the San Francisco Art Institute and Bard College in the Language and Thinking Program. She holds a B.A. from the University of New Hampshire; an M.A. from San Francisco State University; an M.L.I.S. from the University of California Berkeley; and a Ph.D. from the University of California, Santa Cruz.  Her interests include: Poetics and poetry, narrative and narrative theory; feminist and queer theory. Currently she is working on a manuscript, an examination of the work of seven San Francisco Bay Area writers, entitled "This Side of a Human Future: Poetry Wars and Imagined Communities in the San Francisco Bay Area, 1975-1990."

Recent articles and blog posts include "Enclosure and Run: The Fugitive Recyclopedia of Harryette Mullen's Writing," in the summer 2010 issue of the Journal MELUS and "About Reading" on the Language and Thinking blog. Her work has appeared in Little Red Leaves, On: Contemporary Practice, HOW2, Crayon, Mirage, Digital Artifact Magazine, POM2, Narrativity, Biting the Error: Writers Explore Narrative (Toronto: Coach House Books, 2004), and elsewhere. Tremblay-McGaw edits the blog