Loyola University Maryland

Department of English

Brett H. Butler

Lecturer-Visiting Affiliate Professor

Office

Humanities 242 J
Department of English
Loyola University Maryland
4501 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD  21210

Phone: 410-617-2254
bhbutler@loyola.edu

Education

  • Ph.D Morgan State University
  • M.S. Towson University
  • B.S. Villa Julie College (presently Stevenson University)

Courses Taught

  • EN 101: Understanding Literature
  • EN 203: Major Writers: American Literature

Publications

BOOK CHAPTERS

 

  • “Is Mediation Too Feminine for Him? Understanding Men and Masculinity During Mediation Communication.” Communication and Conflict Studies: Disciplinary Connections, Research Directions. Ed. Lamberti, Adrienne P. and Anne R. Richards. Palgrave Publishing. 2019. (ISBN: 978-3-030-32746-0)
  • “The Most Dangerous Woman in a Space Western: Redefining Gamora as a Female Native American in Guardians of the Galaxy.” Women’s Space: Essays on Female Characters in the Twenty-first Century Science Fiction Western. Ed. Melanie Marotta. McFarland Publishing, 2019. (ISBN: 978-1-4766-7660)

JOURNALS

  • “Thousands of Miles and Many Centuries: Eastern Mysticism and Spiritual Possession in Twin Peaks.” Supernatural Studies Journal. vol. 5, no. 2. Winter 2019, pp120-144
  • “It’s Okay to Stare: Visual and Unseen Disabilities in Comic Book Superheroes.” Journal of Science Fiction. vol. 3. No. 2. July 2019. pp. 93-108.

READERS

  • “Repo Man.” Aliens in Popular Culture: A Guide to Visitors from Outer Space. Eds. Michael M. Levy and Farah Mendlesohn. Greenwood, 2019. ABC-CLIO, publisher.abcclio.com/9781440838330, pp. 213-214.
  • “Superman.” Aliens in Popular Culture: A Guide to Visitors from Outer Space. Eds. Michael M. Levy and Farah Mendlesohn. Greenwood, 2019. ABC-CLIO, publisher.abcclio.com/9781440838330, pp. 255-257.

 

 

 

Anthony Minervini
Alumni

Anthony Minervini

Loyola’s Jesuit education prepared Anthony for law school and his career as an attorney

Economics, English