Catherine R. Mintler, Ph.D.

University of Oklahoma
401 Brooks Street, Room 4
Norman, Oklahoma 73019

University of Oklahoma
Lecturer, Expository Writing Program, 2008-
Lecturer, Honors College, 2010-2011
Core Affiliate Faculty, Women’s and Gender Studies, 2018-

University of Nevada, Reno
Lecturer in English and Core Writing, 2005-2008

University of Oklahoma
Interim Director, Expository Writing Program, 2017-2019
Writing Enriched Curriculum Coordinator, 2013-2017

University of Nevada, Reno
Assistant Director, Core Writing Program, 2005-2008

University of Illinois, Chicago
Assistant Director of Undergraduate English, 2002-2003

University of Illinois, Chicago
PhD in English, 2008
Graduate Certificate, Gender and Women’s Studies, 2006

“No Place Like Home: Hemingway’s Uncanny Homelands” (under review).

“Was Sartorial Student—am now Sartorial Stylist! The Evolution of F. Scott
Fitzgerald’s Sartorial Style.” Forthcoming in the F. Scott Fitzgerald Review (Invited.)

“Economic Power and the Female Expatriate Consumer Artist in The Garden of Eden.” Teaching Hemingway and Gender. Ed. Verna Kale. Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 2016.

“From Aesthete to Gangster: the Dandy Figure in the Novels of F. Scott Fitzgerald.” The F. Scott Fitzgerald Review, Vol. 8, 2010: 104-129.

“The Artist as…Consumer Modernist.” Review of Paul Fortunato’s Modernist Aesthetics and Consumer Culture in the Writings of Oscar Wilde. The Rocky Mountain Review of Language and Literature, Vol. 62, No. 2 (Fall 2008): 132-35.

“Review of When Sex Became Gender.” Journal of International Women’s Studies, Vol. 9, No. 3 (May, 2008): 346-349.

Modern “Man of the Crowd”: Hemingway’s Post-War Flâneur (book)
Fashioning Identity in the Modernist Novel (book)
“Sartorial Primal Scenes—Clothing Memory in the Modernist Novel” (book)
“Reading The Great Gatsby as a Gangster Novel” (article)

University of Oklahoma Presidential International Travel Fellowship, 2014
University of Oklahoma Research and Travel Fellowship, 2011
Ernest Hemingway Foundation and Society Smith-Reynolds Founders Fellowship, 2007
Honorable Mention. University of Illinois Center for Research on Women and Gender, Alice J. Dan
Dissertation Award, 2007
University of Nevada, Reno Regents Academy Fellow, 2006
Annette Kolodny Award. Women’s Consortium of the Modern Languages, 2005
University of Illinois, Chicago Gender and Women’s Studies Graduate Award, 2005
NEH Summer Fellowship, “Virginia Woolf’s Major Novels,” 2000
University of Chicago Fry Fellowship, “Teaching Fiction” (led by Wayne C. Booth), 1995

“Gendered Body Doubles: Mannequins In/And Modernism.”  Modern Literature Panel.  Midwest Modern Language Association Convention. Chicago, November 2019.

“Ernest Hemingway Aficionado Flâneur: Bullfighting and Modern Spectatorship.” Ernest Hemingway Society 18th Biennial International Conference, Paris, France, July 2018

“The Post-War, Wounded, Soldier Flâneur in the novels of Ernest Hemingway.” Ernest Hemingway Society sponsored panel Ambulance Driver: Hemingway and the First World War. 29th Anniual American Literature Association Conference, San Francisco, May 2018

“Was Sartorial Student—am now Sartorial Stylist.” 14TH Biennial International F. Scott Fitzgerald Society Conference, St. Paul, Minnesota, June 2017

“Sartorial Primal Scenes: Clothing and the Boundaries of Modernist Identity,” Midwest Modern Language Association Convention, St. Louis, November 2016

“Hemingway’s Uncanny Homelands,” Ernest Hemingway Society 17th Biennial International Conference, Dominican University, Oak Park, Illinois, July 2016

“When Gangster Eyes are Smiling: Reading & Teaching The Great Gatsby as a Gangster Novel,” 13th Biennial International F. Scott Fitzgerald Society Conference, July 2015

“Dressed in Whiteface: [Re]Fashioning Passing in the Harlem Renaissance Novel,” Twenty-sixth Annual American Literature Association Conference, May 2015

“Re-Fashioning Flânerie: the Urban Flâneuse & Women’s Experiences of the Modern City.” Midwest Modern Language Association Conference, November 2014

“Solitaire Ambulante: Hemingway’s Modern “Man of the Crowd”—the Post-War Journalist Flaneur.” Ernest Hemingway Society 16th Biennial International Conference, Venice International University, July 2014

“Bloomsbury’s Underwear: The Petticoat and Other Sartorial Fetishes.” International Virginia Woolf Society’s “Sartorial Bloomsbury” panel, Modern Language Association Convention, January 2011

“Consuming Misogynist Currencies: De/Valuing Women in Public Circulation,” Modernist Misogynies panel, Modernist Studies Association Convention, 2007

“Consuming Sex & Gender in The Garden of Eden: Economic Power & the Female Expatriate Consumer,” “Hemingway and Consumerism panel,” American Literature Association Conference, May 2006

“Gendered Body Doubles: Mannequins, Commodification and Consumption in the Fiction of Jean Rhys.” Women’s Consortium of Modern Languages panel “Consuming Women,” Modern Language Association Convention, December 2005

“The ‘Mermaid Dress’ and the ‘Macintosh Coat’: Social Class, Clothing & Situating the Female Body in Mrs. Dalloway,” Thirteenth Annual Conference on Virginia Woolf, June 2003

University of Oklahoma
Expository Writing Program

EXPO 4980 (Independent Study): Representing Arab Women
EXPO 1213/1223: Wolves of Wall Street
EXPO 1213/1223: Doppelgängers & Doubles (
EXPO 1213/1223: Citizens! (
EXPO 1213/1223: Seeing is Believing (
EXPO 1213/1223: American Gangster (
EXPO 1213/1223: Expository Writing: What Is Work?
EXPO 1213/1223: Expository Writing: Fashion & Identity

OU Honors College
HON 2973 (American Perspectives): American Gangster

NEH Warrior Scholar Project: Writing Instruction Faculty: 2015—present

University of Nevada, Reno
Department of English
ENG/WS 426/627A: Women and Literature
ENG 449: British Literature Survey II
ENG 304: Topics in American Literature & Culture

Core Writing Program
ENG 101: Composition I: From Private to Public Writing
ENG 102: Fashion and Identity

University of Illinois, Chicago
Department of English
Instructor of Record
ENG 301: American Literature Survey
ENG 117: Introduction to Women and Literature
ENG 101: Understanding Literature
ENG 101: Composition I: After 9/11: Terrorism in Context
ENG 101: Composition I: Re-Negotiating Beauty

Gender and Women’s Studies
Instructor of Record
GWS 117: Introduction to Gender and Sexuality in Literature

University of Oklahoma
Women’s and Gender Studies Awards Committee, 2019-
Women’s and Gender Studies Social Justice Committee, 2019-
Graduate Humanities Writing Group Coordinator, 2016—2019
OU Veterans Scholarship Committee, 2017—
OU Gender + Equality Faculty Ambassador for Expository Writing , 2015
Hiring Committee, Expository Writing, 2009-2011, 2015-16, 2017-18
Hiring Committee, Department of English Composition, 2015-2016, 2018
Pat Tillman Foundation Scholarship Committee, 2014—
Expository Writing Program Editorial Staff, Brainstorm Magazine, 2010—
Expository Writing Faculty Cohort Committee, 2009-2011

University of Nevada, Reno
Core Writing Program Curriculum Committee, 2005-2008

University of Illinois, Chicago
Safe Zone Ally & Presenter Training, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2002-2004
Teaching Assistant Mentor, University of Illinois Chicago Composition Program, 2003

AP Reader, AP Literature and Composition. Educational Testing Service, 2020—
Board Member, Oklahoma Prison Writers and Artists Foundation, 2019-
Writing Mentor/Teacher, Cleveland Country F. Dewayne Beggs Detention Center “Reset Pod,” 2019-
Judge, Higher Education Teaching and Learning (HETL)Emerald Outstanding Doctoral Research Award, 2019
Specialist Reader, Multi-Ethnic Literatures in United States (MELUS), 2018—
Writing Group Mentor, Joseph Harp Correctional Center, Ada, Oklahoma, 2017—
AP Reader. AP Language and Composition. Educational Testing Service, 2012-2016
Review Consultant for Feminist Studies, 2005

Modern Language Association
Modernist Studies Association
American Literature Association
Midwest Modern Language Association
International Virginia Woolf Society
F. Scott Fitzgerald Society
Ernest Hemingway Society
University of Oklahoma Green Zone

Literary Modernism American Expatriate literature
Harlem Renaissance novels of passing Aestheticism, Decadence, Modernism
Romanticism, Naturalism, Realism Gender Studies—Women’s Studies
Feminist theory Women’s literature
Fashion history and theory Mannequins & the Sartorial Body
Dandy figure/Dandyism Flâneur-Flâneuse-Flânerie
Consumption & Consumerism Working Class Literature
Working Class Studies
Prison Writing/Prison Literature
Antiracist Writing Pedagogy
Multi-modal Writing
Inclusive Teaching