Thomas Gustafson

Associate Professor of English
Email Office THH 402C Office Phone (213) 740-3747

Research & Practice Areas

(Ph.D., Stanford University, 1986) Associate Professor of English and ASE: Colonial and 19th century American literature, American political discourse, literature of Los Angeles, California, and the American West.


  • Ph.D. English, Stanford University, 1986
  • B.A. English and History, Yale University, 5/1975
  • Summary Statement of Research Interests

    Professor Gustafson researches American Literature from colonial era through contemporary literature.

    Detailed Statement of Research Interests

    Los Angeles literature, history, music, film.

    New Jersey literature, history, music and film

    • USC Raubenheimer Outstanding Junior Faculty Award, , 1990