English

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Dr. Jimmie Cain

Professor

Member, Graduate Faculty

Professor of English; Ph.D. (1996), Georgia State University; MA (1982), University of Mississippi; BA (1979), Southeastern Louisiana University; First Year at MTSU: 1996

Office: PH 365; Phone/Voice Mail: 898-2074

 

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Dr. Cain teaches courses in composition, war and literature, European literature, and Victorian literature.

See Publications

Conference Presentations

  • "Pietas in Green: the Iconic Representation of Combat Medics in the Films of Kubrick, Spielberg, and Malick," 26th Annual Conference on Film and Literature, Tallahassee, FL.
  • 10/5/00, "Terrence Malick's The Thin Red Line and James Jones's Theory of the Evolution of a Soldier," Popular Culture Association in the South, Nashville, TN.
  • 6/1/00,"`Writing in his musical key': Terrence Malick's Vision of James Jones's The Thin Red Line," World War II after 60 Years, 15th Annual Multidisciplinary Conference on World War II, Siena College, Loudonville, NY.
  • 1/27/00, "Where Novels Conjoin," 25th Annual Conference on Literature and Film, Tallahassee, FL.
  • 1/29/99, "The Influence of the Crimean War on Bram Stoker's novel Dracula," 24th Annual Conference on Film and Literature, Tallahassee, FL.
  • 1/31/00, "Racism and the Vampire: the Anti-Slavic Premise of Bram Stoker's Dracula," 23rd Annual Conference on Film and Literature, Tallahassee, FL.
  • 5/11/98, " The Lady of the Shroud: Projecting Britain's Balkan Desires," 68th Annual South Atlantic Modern Language Association Convention, Atlanta, GA.
  • 15/11/97, "With the Unspeakables: Tourism, Racism, and Imperialism in Bram Stoker's Dracula," Snapshots from Abroad: A Conference on American and British Travel Writers and Writing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.
  • 8/16/97, " Dracula and Russophobia," Dracula 97: A Centennial Celebration of the publication of Bram Stoker's novel, Los Angeles, CA.
  • 3/21/97, " Comus: the Measure of Plato's Ideal of Love," 1997 South Central Renaissance Conference, Austin, TX.
  • 3/22/96, "Woman as Redeemer in Paradise Lost, Samson Agonistes, and Paradise Regained," 1996 Regional Central and South Central Renaissance Conferences, St. Louis, MO.
  • 10/11/96, "No Place for Literature in Freshman Composition," 66th Annual South Atlantic Modern Language Association Convention, Savannah, GA.