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Joseph Entin

Professor and American Studies Program Director

Location: 3149 Boylan Hall
Phone: 718.951.5784
Fax: 718.951.4612

Joseph Entin teaches in the English Department and directs the American Studies program at Brooklyn College. He is a co-founder of the Brooklyn College Listening Project (, and also teaches in the Liberal Studies program at the CUNY Graduate Center. He is the author of Sensational Modernism: Experimental Fiction and Photography in Thirties America (University of North Carolina Press, 2007) and co-editor, with Sara Blair and Franny Nudelman, of Remaking Reality: U.S. Documentary Culture after 1945 (University of North Carolina Press, 2018), and, with Robert Rosen and Leonard Vogt, of Controversies in the Classroom: A Radical Teacher Reader (Teachers College Press, 2008). He is currently completing a new book, "Living Labor: U.S. Fiction and Film after Fordism," which explores contemporary narratives of low-wage labor, precarity, and migration. He is also working with two colleagues on an anthology about teaching American Studies.

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