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Joshua Grasso

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English professor at a small regional university in Oklahoma, with a PhD in British Literature from Miami University. Teach classes in British Literature (esp. Shakespeare to 18th c.), the Humanities, writing, science fiction & fantasy, and comics. Have written 5 novels in-between grading, raising two boys, and rescuing dozens of stray cats from the wilds of Ada, Oklahoma. :) ...more

Average rating: 4.45 · 110 ratings · 45 reviews · 16 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Astrologer's Portrait

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The Count of the Living Death

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The Winged Turban

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The Shadow Familiar

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The Dark Backward

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Kill the Cutpurse!

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The Dragon and the Tax Coll...

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My article, "Roads Go Ever Ever On" is featured in Oklahoma Humanities Magazine


I'm excited to have my new article featured in Oklahoma Humanities Spring/Summer 2020 issue! My article, "Roads Go Ever Ever On," focuses on the importance of home in fantasy literature, looking specifically at the works of Tolkien in conversation with Old English literature and The Odyssey. You can download the issue free below, as well as sign up for a free subscription on their website. It' Read more of this blog post »
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