Department of English at Illinois State University

English Department Faculty and Staff


Hilary Justice

Associate Professor

Office Address: STV 349
Office Phone: (309) 438-7156
Office Hours: M 11-1 & 5:30-6:30
Email: Contact Hilary Justice (hjustic)
Website: Visit Hilary Justice’s Website
Teaching Schedule:
Course NumberSectionCourse NameTimeRoom NumberCourse Links
ENG400.01Independent Study   
Teaching Interests:
• Food and Culture
• 20th Century American Literature
• Drama, Textuality and Performativity
• Print Culture and Bibliography
• Close Reading
Research Interests:
• Cultural Icons (Ernest Hemingway, Julia Child, Shakespeare, Harry Potter, Ringling Brothers, 1920s Paris)
• Salient Details, Larger Patterns, Organizational Systems, Chaos
• Silence
• Archives
• Stuff Found in Archives
Ph.D., English Language and Literature, The University of Chicago, 2001
A.M., English, Trinity College (Hartford), 1995
A.B., Music, Dartmouth College, 1989
Selected Publications:

The Bones of the Others: The Hemingway Text from the Lost Manuscripts to the Posthumous Novels. Kent OH: Kent State U P, 2006.


“The Consolation of Critique:  Food, Culture, and Civilization in Ernest Hemingway.” The Hemingway Review 32:1 (Fall 2012): 3-4, 16-38. 

“Music.” Hemingway in Context.  Eds. Debra Moddelmog and Suzanne del Gizzo.  Cambridge: Cambridge U P, 2012.  193-203. 

“Authorship and Alienation in Death in the Afternoon and Advertisements for Myself.”  The Mailer Review 4:1 (Fall 2010): 259-272.

“Mind the Gap:  Severus Snape and the Final Imperative.”  Terminus.  Ed. Sharon K. Goetz.  Sedalia, CO: Narrate, Inc., 2010.  251-257.



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