Faculty Profile for Dr. Robert T Tally Jr.
Biography and EducationRobert T. Tally Jr. is the NEH Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Humanities (2018-2021) and a Professor of English at Texas State University. He is also an Honorary Professor of International Studies at Texas State.
Teaching InterestsCritical Theory, American Literature, World Literature, History and Theory of the Novel
Research InterestsCritical Theory, History of Criticism, 19th Century Literature, American Literature, Spatial Literary Studies, Marxist Criticism
Selected Scholarly/Creative Work
- Tally, R. T. (2021). Fredric Jameson, 1934-. In Routledge Handbook of Marxism and Post-Marxism.
- Tally, R. T. (2020). Towards the Geospatial Humanities: Reflections from Two Panels. The International Journal of Humanities and Arts Computing, 14(1–2), 6–26.
- Tally, R. T. (2020). Review of Jim O’Laughlin, ed. Kurt Vonnegut Remembered. Resources for American Literary Study.
- Tally, R. T. (2020). Geocriticism and Literary Spatial Studies Today. Academic Research (China) (pp. 141–148). China.
- Tally, R. T. (Ed.). (2020). Spatial Literary Studies: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Space, Geography, and the Imagination. Routledge.
- Award / Honor Recipient: Golden Apple Award for Scholarly/Creative Activity, College of Liberal Arts. 2019
- Award / Honor Recipient: University Award for Excellence in Scholarly/ Creative Activity, Texas State University. 2019
- Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi National Honors Society Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi. April 2019
- Award / Honor Recipient: Alpha Chi National College Honors Society Favorite Professor, Alpha Chi. April 2017
- Award / Honor Nominee: Stephany Goodbread Faculty Advisor of the Year, Texas State U., Honors College. September 2016
Selected Service Activities
African-American Literature Search Committee
Social Media Committee
Curriculum Revision Committee
Book Manuscript Reviewer
Editorial Review Board Member