Faculty and Staff

Lissa Schneider

Schneider-Rebozo Lissa CAS URSCA

Lissa Schneider


Start Year: 2005

Office: 252 Kleinpell Fine Arts
Phone: 715-425-4592



PhD, English Literature, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
MA, English Literature, University of Miami
BA, Philosophy, Northwestern University, Evanston IL

Courses Taught:

English 106: Introduction to Literature: Short Story, Drama, Novel
English 200: Investigating Ideas: Reading, Writing, and the Disciplines
English 232: Contemporary World Drama
English 332: Survey of British Literature II
English 373: Practicum: Peer Tutoring & Writing Instruction
English 428: Contemporary British and Irish Literature
English 441: 20th and 21st Century International Literatures
English 444: Major Authors--Joseph Conrad
English/Film 306: Experience Scotland
English/Film 306: Postcolonial Film and Literature
English/Film 317: Experience China
English/Film 317: Modern East Asian Literature and Cinema
Humanities 312: Arts and Ideas II--Baroque to the Postmodern
Humanities 312: International Traveling Classroom

Research Interests:

Joseph Conrad; British and World Modernisms; Modern East Asian Literature, Cinema and Culture; Undergraduate Research.

Areas of Specialization:

Joseph Conrad; 20th and 21st C British and World Literature and Cinema; Modern East Asian Literature and Cinema; Undergraduate Research and Economic Development. 


Edited Collection

Conrad and Nature: Essays.  Lissa Schneider-Rebozo, Lead Editor, with co-editors, John G. Peters and Jeffrey McCarthy. Routledge Press, Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature Series: 1st Edition 2018; Paperback Edition 2020. 

Books and Monographs

Conrad's Narratives of Difference. Routledge Press.  1st Edition, 2004; Paperback Edition, 2014.  

Juried Articles and Book Chapters

“Conrad, Nature and Environmental Criticism.” Ist author. With co-author Jeffrey Mathes McCarthy. Chapter 1 in Conrad and Nature: Essays. Edited by Schneider-Rebozo, et al. Routledge Press, 2018. pp 1-17.

"Undergraduate Research and Economic Development: A Systems Approach in Wisconsin."  With co-authors Dean Van Galen, Karen Havhom, and Kris Andrews.  Chapter 4 in Enhancing and Expanding Undergraduate Research: A Systems Approach.  Jossey Bass (New Directions in Higher Education series): 2015.  

"Fifty Years of Undergraduate Research in Europe."  With co-author Bill Campbell.  CUR Quarterly. (Winter 2014): Volume 35, Number 2.  

"'The Return': Torches, Blindfolds, and the Light of the Feminine in Conrad."  In Short Story Criticism on Conrad's 'The Return.'  Publisher: Gale/Cengage Learning: 2015.

"Environmental Education and Literacy."  In Climate Forward: A New Road Map for Wisconsin's Climate and Energy Future.  Edited by Meg Domroese and Jane Elder.  Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters: July 2014.  Available at

"Love Medicine: A Metaphor for Forgiveness." In COURSE READER, ISBN: 0495909610, Gale Group, Fall 2010.  Reprinted from Studies in American Indian Literatures 4 (Spring 1992):1-13.  

"Lissa Schneider on Iconography and the Feminine Ideal."  In Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness.  Edited & Introduced by Harold Bloom.  New York: Bloom's Literary Criticism, 2009.  P 81-85.

"Iconography and the Feminine Ideal." Heart of Darkness: Norton Critical Edition. Fourth Edition. Ed. Paul B. Armstrong. New York: W.W. Norton and Company, 2006. P 474-483.

"'The Woman Alone' in Hitchcock and Conrad." In Conrad on Film.  Ed Gene M. Moore.  Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1st Edition 1997; Paperback Edition, 2006. P 61-77.

"Torches, Blindfolds, and the Light of the Feminine in Conrad." Conrad's Century. Ed. Laura Davis. Boulder: East European Monographs (distributed by Columbia University Press, New York), 1998. 203-224.

"'The Woman Alone' in Conrad and Hitchcock." Conrad on Film. Ed. Gene M. Moore. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. 61-69.

"'This Mysterious and Migratory Jewelry': Satire and the Feminine in Djuna Barnes's 'The Terrorists.'" Review of Contemporary Fiction 13:3 (Fall 1993): 62-69.

"Love Medicine: A Metaphor for Forgiveness." Studies in American Indian Literatures 4 (Spring 1992): 1-13.

(Reprinted in Novels for Students E-Book Bundle. Ed. Mark Milne. Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson Gale Books, December 2006)

(Reprinted in Native American Writing: Critical Assessments. Ed. A. Robert Lee. 2006).

(Reprinted in Novels for Students, Vol. 5. Ed. Sharon L. Ciccarelli. Detroit: Gale Research, 1999).

(Reprinted in Native American Women Writers. Ed. Harold Bloom. Philadelphia: Chelsea House, (1998).