Publications and Awards - Maureen Ryan


  • The Other Side of Grief: The Home Front and the Aftermath in American Narratives of the Vietnam, The University of Massachusetts Press, 2008



  • “Intraspecies Communication: Memory, Story-Telling, and Football in American Fiction of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars.” War, Literature and the Arts. (2016. Vol. 28.  Pp. 1-27)

  • “Cracks in the System: Children in Contemporary Narratives about the 1960s America.” War, Literature and the Arts. 2013. Vol. 25. Pp. 1-16

  • “The Books We Carry: Teaching the Vietnam War through Literature” in Understanding and Teaching the Vietnam War. Eds. John Day Tully, Matthew Masur and Brad Austin. University of Wisconsin Press, 2013. 111-126

  • "There's Something about the South," in Coming Home to Mississippi; Charline McCord & Judy Tucker, eds. University Press of Mississippi SPRING 2013

  • “Interpreters of Violence: Novels and Memoirs about Female Journalists of the Vietnam War.” War, Literature and the Arts, Vol. 24. Fall 2012. 1-13.

  • “The Vietnam War and Literature,” in America and The Vietnam War: Re-examining the Culture and History of a Generation. Eds., Andrew Wiest, Mary Kathryn Barbier and Glenn Robins. Routledge, 2010. 208-228.

  • “Woodstock Nation: The Antiwar Movement in Postwar American Fiction.” War, Literature & the Arts, Vol. 14, Nos. 1 &2, Special Double Edition, 2002.

  • "Outsiders with Inside Information: The Vietnamese in the Fiction of the Contemporary American South.” South to a New Place. Ed. Suzanne W.  Jones and Sharon Monteith. Louisiana State University Press, 2002.



  • University Excellence in Teaching Award 2013