Judith Alice Newman

Professor Judie Newman: MA English (1972), MA French (1974), University of Edinburgh; Carnegie Fellow, Clare College, Cambridge (PhD 1982). Professor of American and Postcolonial Literature, University of Newcastle (1976-1999), Professor of American Studies, University of Nottingham (2000- present). Recipient, Arthur Miller Prize. Former Chair of the British Association for American Studies, Founding Fellow of the English Association. Included in Who’s Who. Publications include: Saul Bellow and History,1984; John Updike, 1988; Nadine Gordimer, 1988; Nadine Gordimer: Palabra, Sexo y Consciencia en Africa, 1997; editor, Dred : A Tale of the Great Dismal Swamp, by Harriet Beecher Stowe, 1992; The Ballistic Bard: Postcolonial Fictions, 1995; Alison Lurie, 2000; Nadine Gordimer's Burger's Daughter: A Casebook, 2003; Fictions of America: Narratives of Global Empire, 2007; editor with Celeste-Marie Bernier, Public Art, Memorials, and Atlantic Slavery, 2009; and some 100 scholarly essays.

Judie Newman, School of American Studies, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD