Matthew Dischinger

English – Georgia Institute of Technology


Matthew Dischinger is a Marion L. Brittain Postdoctoral Fellow at Georgia Tech, where he researches and teaches in American, U.S. multiethnic, regional, and global Anglophone literatures. Using methods drawn from affect, psychoanalytic, and postcolonial theories, his work examines how literature reimagines the intersections of race, nation, and region. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Virginia Quarterly ReviewMississippi QuarterlyNorth Carolina Literary ReviewSmall-Screen Souths: Interrogating the Televisual ArchiveFaulkner and the Black Literatures of the Americas, and Race and Displacement: Nation, Migration, and Identity in the Twenty-First Century.