Janice Doane  |  Interests  |  Scholarship  

Education:

  • Ph.D. English, SUNY at Buffalo, February 01, 1981
  • M.A. English, University of Wisconsin, Madison, December 1979
  • B.A. English, SUNY at Buffalo, 1972

Teaching Experience:

  • Professor, Department of English - St. Mary's College of California (1996 - Present)
  • Associate Professor, Department of English - Saint Mary's College of California (July 1989 - 1996)
    Full-time appointment
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Leadership - Saint Mary's College of California (1984 - 1989)
    Full-time appointment
  • Instructor, Department of Humanities - Medaille College, Buffalo (1981)
    Part-time appointment
  • Instructor, Department of English - State University College, Buffalo (1980 - 1983)
    Part-time appointment
  • Instructor, Department of English - Canisius College, Buffalo (1980 - 1982)
    Part-time appointment
  • Teaching Fellow, Department of English - SUNY Buffalo (1975 - 1979)

Professional Experience:

  • Chair, Department of English - Saint Mary's College of California (1993 - 1996)

Assistantships:

  • Research and Teaching Assistantships, Department of English - SUNY at Buffalo
    (1975 - 1980)

Fellowships:

  • Post-doctoral - Pembroke Center, Brown University (1983)
  • SUNY Inter-campus - CUNY Graduate Center, N.Y. (1979)

Grant:

  • SUNY Graduate Student Association Grant - SUNY Graduate Student Association (1979)
    to study Gertrude Stein's manuscripts at Beinecke Library, Yale, 1979.

Honor:

  • Honors in English, Cap and Gown Society - Phi Beta Kappa, SUNY at Buffalo (1972)
    for outstanding achievement and service to the academic community

Scholarship:

  • Non-Resident Scholarship - UW, Madison
    (1973 - 1975)

Presentations:

Selected Presentations

  • Gertrude Stein's "Blood on the Dining Room Floor" and the Gothic Mystery: Revitalizing Old Forms. Doane, Janice (talk, speech or lecture)
    International Gothic Association, Aix-en-Provence France
    (June 29, 2007)
  • Gertrude Stein's Pleasing Writing. Doane, Janice (talk, speech or lecture)
    International Narrative conference
    (April 2006)
  • Elective Normalcy: Gertrude Steins Everybodys Autobiography". Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges (talk, speech or lecture)
    MLA Convention
    (December 2004)
  • Not Steins Style at All: Bourgeois Autobiography as Transgression. Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges (talk, speech or lecture)
    Narrative Conference
    (April 2004)
  • Gertrude Stein and Faded Friendships. Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges (talk, speech or lecture)
    Narrative Conference
    (April 2002)
  • Dismissed, trivialized and misread: Reading the Bluest Eye'". Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges (talk, speech or lecture)
    Twentieth Century Literature Conference
    (February 2001)
  • Teaching Stories: Sapphires Push". Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges
    Narrative Conference
    (April 2000)
  • Teaching Stories: Sapphires Push". Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges (talk, speech or lecture)
    Narrative Conference
    (April 2000)
  • Madwomen in the Mainstream: Womens Trauma Memoirs. Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges (talk, speech or lecture)
    Narrative Conference
    (April 1999)
  • Surviving Success: Incest Narratives and The Bluest Eye. Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges (talk, speech or lecture)
    Womens Study Conference
    (March 1998)
  • A Thousand Acres and the Myth of the Family Farm". Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges (talk, speech or lecture)
    Southern American Studies association
    (March 1997)
  • "Negotiating Psychoanalysis and History". Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges (talk, speech or lecture)
    Twentieth Century Literature
    (February 1994)
  • "The Tell-tale Baby: Psychoanalysis, Ideology, and the Horror of the Past in Morrison's Beloved". Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges (talk, speech or lecture)
    Soundings: A Conference on American Life, Literature, and Interpretation
    (May 06, 1993)
  • "Women Under the Influence of Motherhood". Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges (talk, speech or lecture)
    MLA Convention
    (December 1989)

Publications:

  • Doane, Janice and Hodges, Devon. Nostalgia and Sexual Difference: The Resistance to Contemporary Feminism (reissued). London, England: Routlege, 2012.
  • Doane, Janice and Hodges, Devon. 2010. The Gothic Mystery and "Blood on the Dining Room Floor": How Gertrude Stein Cured Her Writing Block, Genre, vol. XLIII, issue Spring/Summer 2010, pg.91-113
  • Doane, Janice and Hodges, Devon. 2007. Review of "Literary Couplings: Writing couples, Collaborators, and the Construction of Authorship," ed. Marjorie Stone and Judith Thompson, Tulsa Studies in Women's Literature, vol. Forthcoming (Fall 2007)
  • Doane, Janice. 2004. Review: Trauma and Survival in Contemporary Fiction, by Laurie Vickroy., Modern Fiction Studies,, vol. 50, issue 2
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 2003. Rethinking Womens Collaborative Writing: Power, Difference, Property. By Lorraine York", Tulsa Womens Studies in Womens Literature, vol. 22, issue 1, pg.209-11
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 2001. Telling Incest: Narratives of Dangerous Remembering From Stein to Sapphire, Univ. of Michigan Press
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 2000. In Love with Consumption: From Anne Rice's Novels to Neil Jordan's Interview with the Vampire, Towards a New Feminism in Film: Adapting Works by Contemporary American.
  • Doane, Janice. 1996. Women, ed. Lupack, Barbara, Bowling State University's Popular Press
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 1996. In Love with Consumption: From Anne Rices Novels to Neil Jordans Interview with the Vampire", Towards a New Feminism in Film: Adapting Works by Contemporary American Women, ed. Lupack, Barbara, Bowling State University Popular Press
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 1995. "Writing from the Trenches: Women's Work and Collaborative Writing, Tulsa Studies in Women's Literature, vol. 14, issue 1, pg.55-57
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 1992. From Klein to Kristeva; Psychoanalytic Feminism and the Search for the "Good Enough" Mother, Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 1991. Undoing Feminism in Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles, Modernity and Mass Culture, pg.158-175, eds. Narremore, JamesBrantlinger, Patrick, Indiana University Press
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 1990. "Undoing Feminism: From the Preodipal to Postfeminism in Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles", American Literary History, vol. 2, issue 2, pg.422-442
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 1989. "Demonic Disturbances of Sexual Identity: The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr/s Hyde", Novel: A Forum on Fiction, vol. 23, pg.63-74
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 1989. "Risky Business: Familialism, Ideology, and the Case of Baby M", Differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies, vol. 1, pg.67-81
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 1987. Nostalgia and Sexual Difference: The Resistance to Contemporary Feminism, New York and London: Methuen
  • Doane, Janice. 1986. Silence and Narrative: The Early Novels of Gertrude Stein, Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 1986. "Women and the Word According to Garp", Gender Studies: New Directions in Feminist Criticism, ed. Spector, Judith, Bowling Green State University Press
  • Doane, Janice and Devon, Hodges. 1982. "Looking for Mrs. Goodmother: D.W. Winnicott's Mirror-role of Mother and Family in Child Development", Enclitic, vol. 6, pg.51-56
  • Doane, Janice and Claire, Kahane. 1981. "The Subversion of Q.E.D.: Psychoanalysis and American Fiction", Studies in American Fiction, vol. 9, pg.185-93
  • Doane, Janice and Hodges, Devaon. "Here Come the Models: Gertrude Stein's "The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas" and Gender Mutability in the Production of Art"."
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