Dr Lucas Thompson

Research Fellow and Lecturer, United States Studies Centre

Lucas Thompson is a research fellow and lecturer for the United States Studies Centre. He is teaching a range of USSC units in 2018, including AMST1001 Global America.

Thompson has a PhD in US literature from the University of Sydney and a BA/BSc from the University of New South Wales. His research focus is on contemporary US fiction, and he is the author of Global Wallace: David Foster Wallace and World Literature, published by Bloomsbury USA in 2016. 

Areas of expertise

  • Literature, film and television