Dwight Tanner


Greenlaw 321

Teaching Fellow

PhD Candidate

Dwight Tanner is a Ph.D. candidate in English at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He works in 21st century American/British literature and also focuses on drama and performance studies. His current research focuses on the role of social criticism in apocalptic narratives.

Teaching Awards

Gaskin Award for Excellence in Teaching First Year Composition (2015)

Research Groups and Interests

Group IX - Critical Theory and Cultural Studies
Group VII - American Literature from 1900 to the Present
Group VIII - British Literature from 1900 to the Present