Eastern Michigan University
direct edit

Andre F. Peltier

Lecturer II

617 C Pray Harrold

734-487-0141

apeltier@emich.edu

Education

BS in Literature from Eastern Michigan University, 1998

MA in Literature from Eastern Michigan University, 2000

Interests and Expertise

African American Literature

Science Fiction

Comic Books

Computers and Writing

Adventure Stories

Grammar and Punctuation

Office Hours

T/R 7:00-8:00 & 11:12:30

Winter 2014:

English 121 8:00-9:15 T/R

Literature 201 9:30-10:45 T/R

English 121 12:30-1:45 T/R

English 121 2:00-3:15 T/R

Recent Papers & Presentations: 

* "Betty, Veronica and Papa LaBas Walk into a Bar: Graphic Humor and the Rise of the African American Comic Novel" Forthcoming: International Conference on Narrative: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, MA. March 2014

* "It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Coonskin Cap: Superhero Archetypes and the Return of the 19th Century Tall-Tale" MAPACA: Atlantic City, NJ. November 2013

* "Wikis in the Classroom and Student Driven Collaborative Textbooks" WIDE-EMU: Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI. October 2013

* "Sell the Image to Sell the Book: (De)Constructing Masculinity in Fan-Boy (and Fan-Girl) Culture" ComicsForum: Michigan State University, Lansing, MI. March 2013

* "Blogs Aren’t Dead: The Corporatization of the On-Line Journal" Computers and Writing: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI. May 2011