Prof. David Brauner

English Literature, University of Reading.

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David Brauner is Professor of Contemporary Literature at The University of Reading (UK). He is the co-editor of The Edinburgh Companion to Modern Jewish Fiction (2015), and the author of four books: Post-War Jewish Fiction: Ambivalence, Self-Explanation and Transatlantic Connections (Palgrave/Macmillan, 2001); Philip Roth (Manchester University Press, 2007); Contemporary American Fiction (Edinburgh University Press, 2010); and Howard Jacobson (Manchester University Press, forthcoming 2020). He was Executive Co-Editor of Philip Roth Studies from 2014-2019.
His essays have appeared in a wide range of journals, including The Journal of American Studies, The Yearbook of English Studies, Studies in the Novel, Modern Language Review, Canadian Literature, Studies in American Jewish Literature and Studies in Comics.