Associate Professor of English
Primary areas of interest: American literature, Jewish studies, film, comics, music, and other forms of popular culture. Mr. Antelyes received his undergraduate degree from Sarah Lawrence College (1974) and his PhD in English from Columbia University (1986). He has written on the literature of the West (Adventurous Enterprise: Washington Irving and the Poetics of Western Expansion), Jewish and African-American singers, Jewish women in vaudeville, Irish-American popular song, and Jewish Indians, among other topics.
BA, Sarah Lawrence College; MA, PhD, Columbia University in the City of New York
At Vassar since 1984
Eleanor Butler Sanders Hall
Mondays 1:30-3:00 and by appt.
Research and Academic Interests
American Popular Culture
Departments and Programs
ENGL 328 Literature of the American Renaissance
JWST 350 Confronting Modernity