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Greg W . Zacharias, PhD

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Arts & Sciences

Greg Zacharias

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Graduate School
English

Greg W . Zacharias, PhD

Professor

Arts & Sciences

 
 

Department

English

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Professor

Books

  • Henry James goes to war
    Zacharias, Greg W. Henry James's Struggle with Writing and Friends, p. 39-55 2014
  • A Companion to the American Novel
    Zacharias, G. Citational Strategies and Literary Traditions: Placing Henry James's The Portrait of a Lady, p. 422-442 2012
  • Archiv für das Studium der Neueren Sprachen und Literaturen
    Shaping The Complete Letters of Henry James., p. 1-12 2012
  • Henry James and the Supernatural
    Zacharias, G. W. The complexion of ever so long ago: Style and Henry James's Ghosts, p. 13-33 2011
  • The Turn of the Screw
    Zacharias, G. A Psychoanalytic Perspective : The extraordinary flight of heroism the occasion demanded of me : Fantasy and Confession in The Turn of the Screw, p. 320-332 2009
  • A Companion to Henry James
    Zacharias, G. Henry James's Letters, p. 261-273 2008
  • A Companion to Henry James
    Zacharias, Greg W. , p. 1-3 2008
  • Tracing Henry James
    Zacharias, G. What's New in Henry James's Letters, p. 457-465 2008
  • Wiley-Blackwell
    Introduction in A Companion to Henry James, p. 1-3 2008
  • Wiley-Blackwell
    “Timeliness and Henry James’s Letters.” A Companion to Henry James, p. 261-73 2008
  • Palgrave Advances in Henry James Studies
    Zacharias, G., Walker, P. A. Editing the complete letters of Henry James, p. 239-262 2007
  • Modern Language Journal
    “‘Dramatise, dramatise, dramatise’.” , p. 94-100 2005
  • Peter Lang
    “Colloquial Henry James: The Problem of Public and Intimate Language.” , p. 139-53 2003
  • American Studies
    “Academic Double Talk: A Question of Audience.” , p. 125-35 2001
  • Greewood Press
    'Henry James' An Encyclopedia of American Literature of the Sea and the Great Lakes. , p. 209-10 2000
  • Henry James Review
    “Materiality, Reproduction, Lost Meaning, and Henry James’s Letters.”, p. 222-233 2000
  • Henry James Review
    “James’s Hand and Gosse’s Tail: Henry James’s Letters and the Status of Evidence.” , p. 72-79 1998
  • Creighton University
    “Henry James’s Fictional Jew.” Representations of Jews through the Ages. , p. 189-96 1996
  • Peter Lang
    Henry James and the Morality of Fiction 1993
  • Studies in American Fiction
    “Henry James’s Style in Washington Square, p. 207-224 1990
  • Papers on Language and Literature
    “The Language of Light and Dark and James’s Moral Argument in The Golden Bowl.” , p. 249-70 1990
  • Henry James Review
    “James’s Morality in Roderick Hudson.” , p. 115-32 1990

Articles

  • “Henry James, the ‘Maison Buglese,’ and Dirty Hands.” Viatica (France) special issue: Parables of Perception: The Travel Writings of Henry James 3 (2020): http://revues-msh.uca.fr/viatica/index.php?id=1181. 2020
  • “Henry James, His Publishers and Editors, and Being “just literary.’” Jamesian Cultural Anxiety in the East and in the West. Ed. Choon-hee Kim. Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2020. 168-90. 2020
  • Ex-centric Narratives: Journal of Literature, Culture and Media (Ex-Na)
     “Henry James and the Ethics of Recollection.”  2017
  • “Henry James and the Interplay of the Past.” Rivista di Studi Vittoriani (Italy) 22.43 (2017): 119-133. 2017
  • Cambridge Scholars Publishing
     “Henry James and the Problem of the Liberal Hero.” The War on the Human: Human as Right, Human as Limit and the Task of the Humanities.”, p. 214-35 2017
  • Victorian Studies
     “Henry James and the Drama of the Self.” 
    59.1, p. Forthcoming 2017
  • Literary Copernicana
     “The Complete Letters of Henry James.” 
    21.1, p. 11-23 2017
  • Explorations: A Journal of Language and Literature (Poland)
     Explorations: A Journal of Language and Literature (“Counting One’s Blessings: The Complete Letters of Henry James” (Interview). Poland.
    4, p. 3-15 2016
  • Henry James Review
    Zacharias, Greg W. Liberal London, Home, and Henry James's Letters from the Later 1870s
    35, p. 127-140 2014
  • Henry James Review
    Zacharias, Greg The Expanding Henry James Archive
    33, p. 85-91 2012
  • Henry James Review
    Zacharias, G. W. The Reception of Henry James in Europe (Book Review)
    29, p. 301-304 2008
  • Studies in American Fiction
    Zacharias, G. Review of Literature of Conduct: speech Acts in Henry James by J. Hillis Miller
    35, p. 125-127 2007
  • South Atlantic Review
    Zacharias, G. Review of the Master and the Dean: the Literary Criticism of Henry James and William Dean Howells by Rob Davidson
    71, p. 143-147 2006
  • Johns Hopkins University Press
    Zacharias, G. W. Henry James Cartoons
    26, p. 273-281 2005

Publications

  • Seminars in Cancer Biology
    James, Henry, 1843-1916, Walker, Pierre A., Zacharias, Greg W., 1958., Jiang, W. G., Sanders, A. J., Katoh, M., Ungefroren, H., Gieseler, F., Prince, M., Thompson, S. K., Zollo, M., Spano, D., Dhawan, P., Sliva, D., Subbarayan, P. R., Sarkar, M., The complete letters of Henry James, 1878-1880 ||Tissue invasion and metastasis: Molecular, biological and clinical perspectives 2015

Editing and Reviews

  • The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1887-1888, vol. 1. Edited with Michael Anesko and Katie Sommer. Lincoln: U Nebraska P, 2022. 2022
  • The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1884-1886, vol. 2. Edited with Michael Anesko and Katie Sommer. Lincoln: U Nebraska P, 2021. 2021
  • The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1883-1884, vol. 2. Edited with Michael Anesko and Katie Sommer. Lincoln: U Nebraska P, 2019. 2019
  • The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1883-1884, vol. 1. Edited with Michael Anesko and Katie Sommer. Lincoln: U Nebraska P, 2018. 2018
  • University of Nebraska Press
    The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1880-1882
    vol 2 2016
  • University of Nebraska Press
    The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1880-1882
    Vol. 1 2016
  • University of Nebraska Press
    The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1878-1880
    Vol. 2 2015
  • University of Nebraska Press
    The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1878-1880
    Vol. 1 2014
  • University of Nebraska Press
    The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1876-1878
    Vol. 2 2013
  • University of Nebraska Press
    The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1876-1878
    Vol. 1 2012
  • University of Nebraska Press
    The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1872-1876
    Vol. 3 2011
  • Cambridge University Press
    “Review of Henry James and the Visual by Kendall Johnson , p. 176-177 2011
  • American Studies
    Zacharias, G. W. Henry James and the Visual
    50, p. 176-177 2009
  • University of Nebraska Press
    The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1872-1876
    Vol. 2 2009
  • University of Nebraska Press
    The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1872-1876
    Vol. 1 2008
  • Cambridge University Press
    Tracing Henry James 2008
  • Wiley-Blackwell
    A Companion to Henry James 2008
  • Henry James Review
    “Review of The Reception of Henry James in Europe” edited by Annick , p. 301-304 2008
  • University of Nebraska Press
    The Complete Letters of Henry James: 1855-1872
    Vols. 1-2 2006
  • South Atlantic Review
    “Review of The Master and the Dean: The Literary Criticism of Henry James and William Dean Howells by Rob Davidson” , p. 143-47 2006
  • Studies in American Fiction
    “Review of Literature as Conduct: Speech Acts in Henry James by J. Hillis Miller” , p. 143-47 2005
  • Henry James Review
    “Review of Letters, Fictions, Lives: Henry James and William Dean Howells” , p. 302-305 1999
  • American Studies
    “Review of The Opening of the American Mind” (Beacon, 1996). , p. 121-22 1999
  • Henry James Review
    “Review of Henry James and the Ghostly by T.J. Lustig” , p. 306-309 1996
  • Henry James Review
    “Review of Henry James by Judith Woolf” , p. 328-330 1992
  • Henry James Review
    “Review of Ghosts, Demons, and Henry James by Peter G. Beidler” , p. 290-292 1991

Presentations

  • “Failure to Launch: Some Difficulties in Coordinating Print and Digital Editions of The Complete Letters of Henry James.” 'The Function of the Print Scholarly Edition at the Present Time.' Modern Language Association Convention, New York City, January 4-7, 2018. 2018
  • “Phases of Henry James’s Cultural Anxiety.”  Opening Keynote.  “Jamesian Cultural Anxiety in the East and the West.” Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea. 2017
  • “Henry James and History.” Keynote.  2017 International Henry James Symposium, University of Shanghai for Science and Technology.  Shanghai, China.  2017
  • “Henry James’s Changing Professionalism.”  American Literature Association Conference. Boston, MA. 2017
  • “Henry James and Melancholy.”  Renmin University, invited lecture.  Beijing, China.  2016
  • “Henry James as a Professional Writer.” Renmin University, invited keynote, Henry James Symposium. Beijing, China.  2016
  • “Melancholy, Memory, and Becoming Henry James.” Commemorating Henry James / Commemoration in Henry James.” Brandeis University and Harvard University, June 9-11, 2016. 2016
  • “Texts, Versions, Revisions, and the Problem of the Print Edition.” American Literature Association, San Francisco, May 26, 2016. Paper accepted. I was not able to attend to present. 2016
  • “The Future of Henry James Studies.” The Future of Henry James. Arizona State University 2015
  • “Henry James and the Problem of the Liberal Hero.” Keynote. The War on the Human: Human as Right, Human as Limit and the Task of the Humanities.” University of Athens, Greece 2014
  • “What’s New in Henry James’s Letters.” The Real Thing: Henry James and the Material World. Aberdeen, Scotland 2014
  • “Henry James and Liberalism: ‘I would like very much to belong’.” American Literature Association conference, Washington, D. C., 2014
  • “Henry James’s Struggle with Writing and Friends.” Opening keynote. Henry James: His Great Wars and Battles. Torun, Poland 2013
  • “London, Home and Henry James’s Letters from the Later 1870s.” Opening keynote. Placing Henry James: A London Conference. London 2012
  • “Henry James, Social Climbing and the Reform Club.” Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture Since 1900. Louisville, KY 2012
  • “Henry James and the Drama of Consciousness.” Keynote. The Self Industry: Therapy and Fiction. International Conference, Ustron, Poland 2011
  • “Don’t Throw Anything Out: Notes on the New Henry James Archive.” Fifth International Conference of the Henry James Society. Rome 2011
  • “Reader, Editor, Intention, Authority, Rationale, and Duplicity in Scholarly Editing.” Second International Conference of the European Society of Jamesian Studies. Paris 2010
  • “Leon Edel’s Transcriptions of Henry James Letters in the Tintner Binders.” Northeast MLA, Montreal 2010
  • “Henry James’s Ear.” Jamesian Strands: The Fourth International Conference of the Henry James Society. Newport, R.I. 2008
  • “Henry James and Popular Fiction: unum e pluribus.” Conference of the European Association for American Studies. Oslo 2008
  • “Henry James, Virginia Woolf, and the Ghosts of Memory.” M/MLA, Chicago, 2006
  • “Sarah Butler Wister.” “Henry James’s Other Women Panel.” American Literature Association, San Francisco 2006
  • “What’s New in Henry James’s Letters.” Henry James Society’s International Conference, “Tracing Henry James,” Venice 2005
  • “Henry James’s Touching Gesture.” International Conference on “Rhetoric, Politics, Ethics.” University of Gent 2005
  • 'Teaching New Formalism in the Pedagogy-Centered Classroom.' 'Henry James and New Formalisms.' Université de Montréal 2004
  • 'Henry James, Academic Politics, and American Culture.' Invited Lecture. University of Nebraska, Kearney. Explorations Lecture Series. 2004
  • “Henry James and the Assumption of Family Responsibility.” American Literature Association Meeting. Cambridge, MA 2003
  • “The Life and Times of Henry James.” Opera Omaha. Omaha 2003
  • “The Significance of Informational Notes for The Complete Letters of Henry James.” Henry James Today: The International Conference of the Henry James Society, Paris 2002
  • “Hawthorne and Henry James's (Literary) Reputation.” American Literature Association, Long Beach, CA 2002
  • “Immigrant Jews and ‘Anglo-Saxon Panic’ in Henry James’s The American Scene.” Mid-America American Studies Association Annual Meeting, St. Louis 2002
  • Workshop presenter, “From Surveillance to Exchange: Rethinking the Function of Classroom Visits.” CCCC, Chicago 2002
  • “Eamonn Wall and Twentieth-century American Handshake Poetry.” Midwest Regional ACIS, Omaha 2001
  • “A Response to ‘Henry James’s Publics.’” MLA Convention, Washington, D.C 2000
  • “Colloquial Henry James: How James’s Letters Help Us Read His Fiction.” Hellenic Association for American Studies Conference, “Text Against Text,” Athens, Greece 2000
  • “Academic Double-talk.” Presidential Address. Mid-America American Studies Association Conference, Kansas City 2000
  • “What Henry James Did Not Tell His Family.” M/MLA, St. Louis 1998
  • “Plain-text Editing and The Complete Letters of Henry James.” M/MLA, Chicago 1997
  • “The Author, the “I,” the Restless Analyst, and Henry James’s Real Relation to the American Scene.” 31st Modern Literature Conference: The Locations of Culture. East Lansing, MI 1997
  • “Henry James’s ‘Restless Analyst’ and Reading The American Scene: A Caution for American Studies.” Annual Conference of the Mid America American Studies Association, Minneapolis 1997
  • “Silence, Concealment and Power in Henry James’s Fiction and Non-fiction.” Hellenic Association for the Study of English Conference: “Autonomy in Logos: Anatomies of Silence.” Athens, Greece 1996
  • “Henry James’s Fictional Jew.” Eighth Annual Klutznick Symposium. Omaha 1995
  • “Violating the Virgin and Emasculating the Dynamo: Mastery, Gender, and History in The Education of Henry Adams and Mont Saint Michel and Chartres.” Mid America American Studies Association Conference, Fort Collins, CO 1995
  • “Henry Adams and the Aesthetics of Technology.” Thirtieth Annual Modern Literature Conference, East Lansing, MI., 1994
  • “The Education of Henry Adams, Modernism, and Middle class Values.” Mid America American Studies Association Conference. Lawrence, KS 1994
  • “Preterition and the Importance of Adam Verver’s Biography.” International Conference Celebrating the Sesquicentennial of Henry James’s Birth. New York 1993
  • “What Are the Politics of Reputation?” Mark Twain, Take Two. Lincoln, NE (invited featured speaker). 1993
  • “How Henry Rogers and the New Business of Public Relations Saved Mark Twain’s Reputation.” Mid America American Studies Association Conference. Minneapolis 1993
  • “Henry Rogers, Public Relations, and the Renovation of Mark Twain’s ‘Character.’” Mark Twain Circle, Modern Language Association Convention, New York City 1992
  • “Henry James and the Images of War.” The Image of War, Colorado Springs, CO 1992
  • “'The Only Man I Would Give A Damn For': Mark Twain and Henry Rogers,” Mark Twain Association of New York, New York City 1991
  • “Mark Twain's First Big time Performance in the Big Apple,” Mark Twain Association of New York, New York City 1990
  • “Henry James as America's Arnold,” American Culture Association, Toronto 1990
  • “Henry James, the Marine Metaphor, and Morality.” American Culture Association, St. Louis 1989
  • “Henry James Studies Today.” Annual Meeting of the Henry James Society of Japan, Matsue, Japan, August 31, 2019. -0001

Foundation/Association

  • Creighton University Graduate School Summer Research Grant.

  • Creighton University Core Course Development Grant.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Gilbert C. Swanson Foundation: for The Center for Henry James Studies.

  • Creighton University Research Initiative Grant

  • Creighton University, Lectures, Films, Concerts, for “For the Love of Jazz

  • Creighton University, Graduate School, Summer Research Fellowship,

  • NEH Summer Stipend: for developing the editorial procedure for The Complete Letters of Henry James.

  • Nebraska Arts Council Dirctor’s Fund: for the multi-media production of Desmond Egan: Celebrating the Arts.

Awards

  • Nebraska Professor of the Year
    University nomination, national competition
    Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching
  • Creighton University Research Award
    One of two presented in the university
    Creighton University
  • Iggy (Ignatius) Award for Lower-Division Teaching
    Student nominated, December 2010, February 2014
  • Fulbright Scholar Grantee
    February - May, 2008.
    National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
  • Reloy Garcia Excellence in Teaching Award
    Sigma Tau Delta (Creighton chapter)
  • Dean’s Award for Professional Recognition in Scholarship
    Creighton University
  • Nomination for Omicron Delta Kappa’s “Teaching for Tomorrow” Award,
  • Nomination for the Council for Advancement and Support of Education’s “U.S. Professors of the Year Award”
    Creighton University
  • Dean's Award for Teaching
    Creighton University
  • Robert F. Kennedy Award for Teaching
    Runner-up 1995; nominated 2002. This is a university-wide award selected and given by the Student Board of Governors. Faculty may be nominated more than once, but may receive the award only once.
    Creighton University
  • Fr. William F. Kelley, S.J. Award for Collaborative Work in Administration
    Master of Arts in Liberal Studies Program
    Creighton University
  • Fr. William F. Kelley, S.J. Award for Collaborative Work in Teaching
    World Literature Program
    Creighton University