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Matthew Gartner

Assc Professor



Matthew Gartner is an Associate Professor of English at Kingsborough, where he has taught in the English Department since 2001.  He participates in the learning community and the writing-across-the-curriculum programs, has served on numerous departmental and college-wide projects and committees, and oversees the English Department website.

Matthew has published on nineteenth-century American literature in Studies in American Fiction, The Nathaniel Hawthorne Review, American Literature, The New England Quarterly, and Studies in American Culture. Most recently, his essay "The Cultural Career of Longfellow's 'Paul Revere's Ride'" appeared in an essay collection, Reconsidering Longfellow (Fairleigh Dickinson Univ. Press, 2014).


English 91 and 92 -- Developmental English
English 12 -- Freshman English
English 30 -- Introduction to Literature
English 40 -- Short Fiction
English 42 -- Poetry
English 43 -- Drama


Ph.D., Graduate Center of the City University of New York
B.A., Williams College

College Teaching

Kingsborough 2001-present
Bronx Community College 1999-2001