Liam O’Loughlin

Visiting Assistant Professor of English

Hauge Administration Building - Room 201-A
  • Professional


  • Ph.D., Critical and Cultural Studies, University of Pittsburgh, 2015
  • M.A., English, University of Pittsburgh, 2012
  • B.A., English Literature, University of Maryland, College Park, 2008

Areas of Emphasis or Expertise

  • Postcolonial Studies
  • South Asian English literature
  • Disaster Studies
  • The Novel
  • Ecocriticism

Selected Articles

  • "Negotiating Solidarity: Indra Sinha’s Animal’s People and the ‘NGO-ization’ of Postcolonial Narrative." Comparative American Studies Vol. 12.1-2, 2014: 101-13.
  • "A Different Way of Seeing’: An Interview with Minoli Salgado." A Review of International English Literature Vol. 47.4, 2016: 163-173.
  • "Disaster Cosmopolitanisms: The Politics of Comparison in Kamila Shamsie’s Burnt Shadows." Negative Cosmopolitanism Forthcoming: