Sean Grattan Ph.D.

visiting assistant professor of English

  • 1800 College Ave
  • Quincy, IL 62301
  • 217-228-5432

Dr. Grattan works in the fields of American literature, queer theory, and environmental humanities. He is the author of Hope Isn’t Stupid: Utopian Affects in Contemporary American Literature (University of Iowa Press, 2017). His work has recently appeared in edited collections like Life In Plastic: Artistic Responses to Petromodernity (University of Minnesota Press, 2021), The City in American Literature and Culture (Cambridge University Press, 2021), and Noir Affect (Fordham University Press, 2020).


City University of New York, Graduate Center, PhD, English