Quarternotes Newsletter: A Quarterly News Update
The People We Meet In Stories: The Characters of 1950s American Fiction is in press and will be published in September 2020.
"Bestseller: A Century of America's Favorite Books" was published on December 15, 2018. "Bestseller: A Century of America's Favorite Books" is a reference to the bestselling books of the Twentieth Century (and to bestsellers of the first 18 years of the Twenty-First Century).
Beyond Gatsby was featured in book displays at the American Popular Culture Conference in New Orleans and at the American Literature Association Conference in Boston. In April, Robert McParland spoke at the American Popular Culture Conference in New Orleans and lectured on the book for seniors in Bergen County, New Jersey. A paper on Soren Kierkegaard was presented at an ethics conference and an essay on Charles Dickens and George Orwell was published in The Apollonian.