Ph.D., University of California Davis; M.A., Montana State University-Bozeman; B.A., Hillsdale College
Christopher Schaberg received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Davis, where he specialized in 20th-century American literature and Critical Theory. His research interests include mobility studies (especially airports), ecology and environment, and concepts of place and space.
At Loyola, Dr. Schaberg teaches courses on contemporary literature, cultural studies, and environmental theory. He is the author of The Textual Life of Airports: Reading the Culture of Flight (Bloomsbury, 2012), and co-editor of Deconstructing Brad Pitt (Bloomsbury, September 2014).
Dr. Schaberg is also co-editor of an essay and book series called Object Lessons, and book review editor for the New Orleans Review. He writes about his teaching & research on his blog What is Literature?, and can also be found on twitter under the handle @airplanereading.