Jackson Ayres

Jackson Ayres

Associate Professor
College Of Arts And Sciences
Department of Language, Literature, and Arts
Main Campus-CAB Room 318A

210-784-2229   |jfayres@tamusa.edu

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Jackson Ayres primarily teaches classes in modern and contemporary British literature, but also offers courses in film studies and comics studies. His teaching and research interests include British modernism, the twentieth-century British novel, British literature and culture after 1945, graphic literatures and popular culture. He is the author of the book Alan Moore: A Critical Guide (Bloomsbury, 2021), and his articles and essays have appeared or are forthcoming in Literature/Film QuarterlyTwentieth-Century LiteratureJournal of Modern LiteratureModern Fiction Studies, Contemporary LiteratureInks, and The Los Angeles Review of Books, among other venues. He has also contributed essays to the Critical Insights series volumes on Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World and George Orwell’s 1984. Dr. Ayres is currently preparing a book project that focuses on contemporary British fiction, the legacies of George Orwell, and the politics and culture of post-welfare state Britain.

Courses Teaching

Subject Number Section Description Term Syllabus
ENGL 3344 600 Victorian Literature Fall 2022

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ENGL 3315 600 Introd to Critical Theory Fall 2022

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