Christopher Fahy

Senior Lecturer, Humanities


BA English, Bates College
MA English, Boston University
PhD English, Boston University

Teaching interests: Film, nineteenth-century American literature and the ancient Greeks, and ethics

Research interests:  Film and Sports Literature

Selected publications:

Framing Films:  Critical Perspectives on Film History. Kendall Hunt, 2009, served as a Contributing Editor.

“Anonymous:  Augustine’s Mistress” published in The Penwood Review, Vol. 16, Summer 2013.

“Of Sacred Art and the Artist: Henry James’s ‘The Altar of the Dead'” published in Christianity and Literature, Vol. 51, no. 2 (2002); republished in Short Story Criticism, Vol. 108, 2008.

“Righteous Anger, Silent Communion: War and Peace in the Poetry of Wendell Berry” published in Making Peace in Our Time:  Proceedings of the Northeast Regional Conference of Christianity and Literature, Regis College, 2008.

“The Order of Rage: Epistemology and the Need for Knowledge in Paul Schrader’s Affliction” published in Film and Knowledge: Essays on the Integration of Images and Ideas, ed. Kevin Stoehr, McFarland and Company, 2002.

“The Massacre of the Innocents” published in Windhover, a Journal of Christian Literature, Vol. 15, January 2011.

“Pas de Deus” and “Locusts and Wild Honey” published in Windhover, A Journal of Christian Literature, Vol. 14, January 2010.

“Fireboats” in The Penwood Review, a poetry publication for writers of faith, Vol. 14.2, Fall 2010.

“Deborah, Milton’s Daughter,” in Poem, Number 104, Nov. 2010).

Other professional activity and/or awards:

Film Lovers and Philosophy Society (co-advisor), 2001-present.

Faith and Film Festival Committee, 2001-2003, 2005.