Dr. Alexander Adkins

adkinsDr. Alexander Adkins is an Assistant Professor of English. He came to Fresno State in 2017. He holds a Ph.D. in English from Rice University in Houston, Texas. He teaches courses in contemporary British and postcolonial literature, the prison-industrial complex, and satire.

Alexander's current book project examines the function of satire as a response to political cynicism in the developing world. He has published articles in The Cambridge Journal of Postcolonial Literary Inquiry and in Critique: Studies in Contemporary Fiction.