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Brady Harrison
–  Professor

Office: LA 114
Curriculum Vita: View/Download CV

Current Position:


Field Of Study:

American and Canadian Literature

The Literatures of the American and Canadian Wests

The Novel

The History of the Novel

The Anatomy

Short Fiction and the Novella


Recent Graduate Courses:

Whales and Shaggy Dogs, Among Others

The Contemporary Novel

Recent Undergraduate Courses:

The Paris Expatriates

The Novella

The American Novel


Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 1994

M.A. Dalhousie University 1988

B.A. (Hons.) University of Alberta 1986

Teaching Experience:

Professeur invité Université de Tolouse II--Le Mirail 2007-08

Professor University of Montana 2006-present

Associate Professor University of Montana 2000-06

Assistant Professor University of Montana 1996-2000

Selected Publications:

Articles in American Studies, Anglophonia/Caliban, Arizona Quarterly, European Journal of American Studies, Iowa Journal of Cultural Studies, Southwestern American Literature, and other journals and books.

Fiction in Cerise Press, J Journal, The Meadow, Serving House Press, Short Story, Wascana Review, and other journals.

Essays in numerous books and journals.

Other Publications:


Co-Editor with Barry Faulk, Florida State University. Punk Rock Warlord: The Life and Work of Joe Strummer. (Ashgate. Forthcoming.)

Editor, All Our Stories Are Here: Critical Perspectives on Montana Literature. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009.

Editor, Davis, Richard Harding. Soldiers of Fortune. Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 2006.

Agent of Empire: William Walker and the Imperial Self in American Literature. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2004.

Journal Issue:

Co-editor, with Tamas Dobozy, Wilfred Laurier University, of a special issue of Short Story, Tripping Across the 49th Parallel, 2005.