Jared F. Green


  • B.A., Swarthmore College
  • M.A., Ph.D. in Comparative Literature, Brown University


  • Named one of Princeton Review's "Best 300 Professors" in the US (2012)
  • Robert and Margaret MacColl Johnson Fellowship in fiction writing, Rhode Island Foundation, 2006.
  • Area Chair: Robert Flaherty, Film and History Conference: The Documentary Tradition, Dallas, TX (November, 2006).

Research Interests

  • Nineteenth and twentieth-century British and Continental literature and art
  • Theories of urban modernity
  • Anthropology and ethnology
  • Commodity culture
  • Early cinema
  • The historical avant-gardes
  • Technology and visuality

Courses Taught

  • First-Year Seminar: Rites of Passage: Metamorphosis in Western Literature