Jeffrey Cain, Ph.D.

Jeffrey Cain, Ph.D.

Chair

‎Jeffrey Patton Cain, Ph.D., is Chair of the English Department. He joined the SHU faculty in 1999. Dr. Cain reviews books and articles for the scholarly journal, Deleuze Studiesand is a past president of the Northeast Popular Culture Association (NEPCA). Recently, he finished a term of service on the executive board of the National Popular Culture/American Culture Association (PCA/ACA). 

Degrees and Certifications

    • Ph.D. from the University of Connecticut in 1999

Teaching Responsibilities

    He teaches composition classes at both the introductory and advanced levels.  His other regular courses include both History and Structure of the English Language and Critical Theory.  

Research Interests & Grants

    Dr. Cain's research interests include post-structuralist literary theory and cultural studies. 

Publications and Presentations

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    He has published articles and presented several conference papers focusing on the work of noted French theorist Gilles Deleuze. He is currently at work on a book that explores the links between everyday cultural artifacts and the concept of abstract or social machines. 

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Location:
    English
    Academic Bldg HC 221A
    College of Arts and Sciences
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