Todd G. Nordgren

Todd G. Nordgren is a Visiting Assistant Professor of English and Comparative Literary Studies at Northwestern University. He has essays from his project on queer adaptations of literary genres forthcoming from Modernism/modernity and The Routledge Companion to Queer Theory and Modernism, and has co-authored an entry on “Queer” for the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literary Theory with Octavio R. González.



Modernism’s Queer Pedagogies

How did people learn to be queer in an era before stable identities, lifestyles, or representations of sexual outsiders were readily available or, for that matter, before they even existed?