Colleen Lamos

Professor Emerita Lamos is the author of Deviant Modernism: Sexual and Textual Errancy in T. S. Eliot, James Joyce, and Marcel Proust and co-editor of Masculinities in Joyce: Postcolonial Constructions. She has been a visiting professor at the University of the Saarland in Saarbrücken, Germany. She has published articles on Joyce, Eliot, Bataille, and queer and feminist theories. She teaches courses in British and U.S. modern literature, Irish literature, Proust, queer theory, and poststructuralist literary theory. Professor Lamos is currently writing a book, “I’m not a Lesbian, I Just Loved Thelma”: Sexual Identifications in Modern Women’s Literature.


Ph.D., Department of English, University of Pennsylvania

B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton


Changes or additions to will not take effect on the Rice sub-sites until after its next refresh which occurs at 5:15am, 10:15am, 1:15pm, 4:15pm and 7:15pm daily. (This does not affect