Michael Trussler


Office: AH 314
E-mail: Michael.Trussler@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-585-4315
Fax: 306-585-5429

Degrees: BA Hons, MA (York), PhD (Toronto)

Michael Trussler's scholarly interests include recent American literature and culture, the visual arts, and the short story in general. He also writes short fiction and poetry, and is a photographer. His teaching background reflects these subjects, but he's also interested in literature in translation.

Selected publications: A Homemade Life (JackPine Press 2009); Accidental Animals (Hagios Press, 2007); Encounters (NeWest Press, 2006); "Spectral Narratives: The Doubled Voice in Martin Amis's Time's Arrow, Toni Morrison's Beloved, and Wim Wenders' Wings of Desire." Journal of the Fantastic in The Arts. 14. 1 (Spring 2003): 28-50.

Encounters won the City of Regina and Book of the Year categories at the Saskatchewan Book Awards in 2006. He's won three teaching awards, one at the University of Toronto and two at the University of Regina.