Evan Brier arrived at UMD in 2007, after attending graduate school in New York City and teaching for three years at Louisiana State University in Shreveport. His teaching and research interests include contemporary fiction, post-1900 American literature, the literary marketplace, and cultural history.
PhD, English, The Graduate Center, CUNY (2005)
BA, English, Columbia University (1995)
English 1777: Crime and Detective Fiction
English 2906: Methods of Literary Study
English 3564: American Literature II (1865-present)
English 4292: Literature Into Film
English 4575: Studies in American Literature After 1914