Alexander Menrisky, PhD

Full Time Lecturer

English & Communication

Curriculum Vitae



Liberal Arts 326


2018University of KentuckyPhD in English
2014University of KentuckyMA in English
2012Ohio UniversityBS in Journalism


  • First-Year Composition
  • Studies in Literature


Research interests

  • American Literature
  • Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literature
  • Environmental Humanities
  • Multiethnic Literatures of the United States
  • Literary Theory and Criticism

Select publications

A. Menrisky (2019).
The Ecological Alternative: Edward Abbey, the New Left, and Environmental Authenticity
Criticism, 61, 1.

A. Menrisky (2018).
The Natural Death of Alexander Supertramp: Ecological Selfhood and the Freudian Rhetoric of Into the Wild
ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment

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