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Lee Bebout (he/him/his)

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Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1401
Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1401
Biography: 

Earning his doctorate from Purdue University’s Program in American Studies, Lee Bebout is a professor of English at ASU, where he is affiliate faculty with the School of Transborder Studies and the Program in American Studies. His articles have appeared in Aztlán, MELUS, Latino Studies, and other scholarly journals. His book, "Mythohistorical Interventions: The Chicano Movement and Its Legacies" (Minnesota 2011), examines how narratives of myth and history were deployed to articulate political identity in the Chicano movement and postmovement era.  His second book, "Whiteness on the Border: Mapping the US Racial Imagination in Brown and White" (NYU 2016), examines how representations of Mexico, Mexicans, and Mexican Americans have been used to foster whiteness and Americanness, or more accurately whiteness as Americanness.

Education: 

Ph.D. American Studies,  Purdue University

Research Interests: 

Chicana/o studies

American Studies

critical race theory

Fall 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 194Special Topics
TCL 363Transborder Chicano Literature
ENG 363Transborder Chicano Literature
ENG 440Studies in Amer Lit & Culture
Spring 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 363Transborder Chicano Literature
TCL 363Transborder Chicano Literature
ENG 401Topics in Critical Theory
Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 194Special Topics
TCL 363Transborder Chicano Literature
ENG 363Transborder Chicano Literature
ENG 440Studies in Amer Lit & Culture
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 363Transborder Chicano Literature
TCL 363Transborder Chicano Literature
ENG 401Topics in Critical Theory
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 194Special Topics
ENG 200Critical Reading & Writing/Lit
ENG 363Transborder Chicano Literature
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 102First-Year Composition
ENG 363Transborder Chicano Literature
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 102First-Year Composition
ENG 642Adv Ethnic, Anglo, Post C Lits
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 401Topics in Critical Theory
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 401Topics in Critical Theory
ENG 602Adv Studies Theory/Criticism