Blake Leland

Associate Professor

Member Of:
  • School of Literature, Media, and Communication
Office Phone:
404-894-2737
Fax Number:
404-385-0504
Office Location:
Skiles 322
Overview

Blake Leland received the Ph.D. in 1988 from Cornell University, and has taught in Georgia Tech's School of Literature, Media, and Communication since then. He teaches primarily in the degree program in Science Technology and Culture.

His scholarly work on the psychology of literary production, especially of poetry, has appeared in journals such as Diacritics, English Literary History, Genre, and Twentieth Century Literature. He is as well a practicing poet with poems published in The New Yorker, Epoch, Commonweal, Indiana Review, Atlanta Review, and a number of more ephemeral venues. His poetry has also been incorporated in a number of digital artworks both in the U.S. and abroad.

Interests
Research Fields:
  • Literary and Cultural Studies
  • Science and Technology Studies
Geographic
Focuses:
  • Europe
  • United States
Issues:
  • Aesthetics
  • Creativity in Context
  • Literary Theory
  • Literature
  • Poetry
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Science and Technology
Courses
  • ENGL-1102: English Composition II
  • LCC-2100: Intro-Sci,Tech & Culture
  • LCC-3110: Sci, Tech & Romanticism
  • LCC-3114: Sci, Tech & Modernism
  • LCC-3226: Major Authors
  • LMC-2050: Lit, Media, Comm Seminar
  • LMC-2100: Intro to STAC
  • LMC-3110: Sci, Tech & Romanticism
  • LMC-3114: Sci, Tech & Modernism
  • LMC-3116: Sci Tech & Postmodernisms
  • LMC-3204: Poetry and Poetics
  • LMC-3226: Major Authors
  • LMC-3512: Brit/Cont Romanticism