Quentin Story McAndrew

Degree Program: Ph.D.
Office: IBS #5, S262
Spring 2014 Office Hours: W 9:45am-12:45pm

Email: Quentin.McAndrew@colorado.edu

Research and teaching interests 

19th Century American Literature

Book history and print culture

Travel and exploration narratives

Teaching experience

Topics in Multicultural Literature (ENGL 3377)

Modern and Contemporary Literature (ENGL 3060)

Masterpieces of American Literature (ENGL 1600)


B.A., English, Stanford University

M.A., English, Stanford University


“Location, Location, Location: Remapping African American Print Culture in the Nineteenth-Century United States.” Book review of Unexpected Places: Relocating Nineteenth-Century African American Literature, Eric Gardner. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2009. In Criticism: A Quarterly for Literature and the Arts, 53/2 (Spring 2011), 333-338.

Forthcoming:  “Bernardino de Sahagún,” Encyclopedia of Latino Folklore, ed. Maria Herrea-Sobek, Westport, CT:  Greenwood, 2012.

Honors and awards

2008 University Fellowship

Current Projects

Exploration of transnational conceptions of nation and that emerge in travel accounts and the popular press surrounding the landscape that becomes the western United States.  Research on the print culture and reception history of travel narratives in the early nineteenth century.