Dominick Knowles

Dominick KnowlesPhD – ABD
BA in English, Ursinus College, 2015

pronouns: they / them / theirs & he / him / his

Primary Advisor

Professor Dave Sherman

Research Interests

20th Century American Literature, Modernism, Poetry and Philosophy


"A Spectre in Every Street: George Oppen & the Poetics of Communism" - Viewpoint Magazine 8.15.18 

 "Somethin' Slick Goin' On: The Proletarian Funk of Johnny 'Guitar' Watson" - Viewpoint Magazine 9.25.2017 

Favorite Works

George Oppen - "Myth of the Blaze"
Wallace Stevens - "The Idea of Order at Key West"
Gertrude Stein - Tender Buttons 
Claude McKay - Banjo