Wai Chee Dimock

Wai Chee Dimock is William Lampson Professor of English and American Studies at Yale University. She has published widely on American literature of every period, and is best known for Through Other Continents: American Literature Across Deep Time (2007). Incoming editor of PMLA, her essays have also appeared in Critical Inquiry, The Chronicle of Higher Education, The New Yorker, and The New York Times.


Pixar and the Brain Scientists

"Inside Out" is billed as a "major emotion picture," so it is not surprising that "thought" is pretty much a bad word throughout....

No Oscar: Inside Llewyn Davis

WHY ONLY TWO nominations for Inside Llewyn Davis, and for two categories some would consider minor? By now, the film has ...

What’s Left to Say? Four Fitzgerald Scholars on Baz Luhrmann’s Gatsby