Alex Beringer

Alex Beringer is an assistant professor of English at the University of Montevallo where he teaches and writes about 19th century American literature, visual culture, and graphic narratives. His work has appeared in American Literature, Arizona Quarterly, and Studies in American Fiction, among other places.

Reviews // 2 Articles

Comics Scholarship Finds Its Voice With ‘INKS’ and ‘Drawing the Line’ | 6 Oct 2017 // 3:30 AM

From Ohio State (a hotbed for comics studies) comes INKS and Drawing the Line, books for both academics and fans of comics alike.

Thi Bui Asks Readers to Reconsider Their Assumptions About the Vietnam War | 2 Jun 2017 // 6:30 AM

Bui’s powers as a documentarian and oral historian make The Best We Could Do a thought-provoking take on Vietnam and immigrant experiences in general.

//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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