Matthew Phillips

Matthew Phillips


Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2021
M.A. University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2016
B.A. University of Montevallo, 2012

Research Interests
Matt Phillips’s dissertation explores entropy and its effects on empathic bonds between characters in
modernist literature.

Sample Publication
“Curating Modernism: Don DeLillo, T. S. Eliot, and Postmodern Muséality in Zero K.” Intertexts: A Journal
of Comparative and Theoretical Reflection, vol. 22. 1-2, Spring-Fall 2018.

Awards and Honors
Atlantic World Research Network Graduate Student Research Prize, UNC Greensboro, 2018
English Department Graduate Essay Contest Winner, UNC Greensboro, 2018
Cloninger-Stout Family Scholarship Recipient, UNC Greensboro, 2018
Lisbeth-Stevens Scholarship Recipient, UNC Greensboro, 2016-17

Things Fall Apart.” Gradate Research Profile, UNCG Research Magazine, 2019