Julie Reiser

Julie Reiser is a senior lecturer for the Professional Communication Program at Johns Hopkins University.  Her latest essay, "'Thinking in Cartoons': Reclaiming Spiegelman's In the Shadow of No Towers," is forthcoming in The Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics. Prior to joining Hopkins, Julie was a full-time lecturer at Towson University where she taught American literature, creative writing, and composition courses.  She can be reached at julie.reiser@gmail.com.

Blind Hope: A Review of Gregg and Seigworth's The Affect Theory Reader

2012-04-01

No need to get excited. According to Julie Reiser, The Affect Theory Reader offers the reader no end of theory but little affect. Reiser suggests this points to a broader and systemic problem in any reading or theory of affect.