Lee Konstantinou is an assistant professor at the University of Maryland, College Park. He wrote the novel Pop Apocalypse and co-edited (with Sam Cohen) The Legacy of David Foster Wallace. He tweets at @LKonstan.
Is ‘media specific’ e-lit criticism nothing but the last gasp of New Criticism and Deconstruction? Lee Konstantinou seems to think so, in this appreciation of the ‘astute micro-analyses’ (but critique of the theoretical basis) of Moulthrop’s close reading/observation of Watchmen.