Loyola University Chicago

Department of English


Christopher Kendrick

Title/s: Professor

Specialty Area: Milton, 16th- and 17th-century British literature, Marxism and theory

Office #: Crown Center 463

Phone: 82248

E-mail: ckendri@luc.edu


B.A., U. of Illinois at Urbana (1975); Ph.D., Yale University (1981)

Research Interests

Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century British Literature; Milton; Utopia and science fiction; Marxism and cultural theory

Selected Publications

Selected Publications:
"Monster Realism and Uneven Development in China Mieville's The Scar," forthcoming in Extrapolation:  A Journal of Science Fiction and Fantasy. Vol. 50, No. 2 (Summer 2009).

"UnAmerican Milton:  Milton's Reputation and Reception in the Early United States," University of Toronto Quarterly, Vol. 77, nu. 3 (Summer 2008), 903-922.

"Anachronism in Lycidas." ELH: English Literary History 64 (1997): 1-40.

Utopia, Carnival, and Commonwealth in Renaissance England. Toronto: U of Toronto P, 2004.

Milton:  A Study in Ideology and Form. Routledge, 1986.

I'm currently researching and writing a longer project on Milton and Renaissance historicism.