Patrick Dennis

Lecturer I - Arts And Humanities
pdennis@utdallas.edu
972-883-6398
JO5109

Professional Preparation

Ph.D. - Arts and Humanities – History of Ideas
THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS - 2011
M.A. - Arts and Humanities – History of Ideas
THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS - 2002
B.A. - Arts and Humanities – Historical Studies
THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS - 1999

Publications

 The Index Librorum Prohibitorum and the Church’s Codification of Censorship 2014 - Publication
 Empiricism and Revelation in Umberto Eco’s The Name of the Rose  2007 - Publication
 Historiographical Traditions in the History of Science.  2006 - Publication
 Historical Fiction and Movies: The Past Through Popular Culture  2006 - Publication
 Ancient and Medieval Historiographical Traditions  2006 - Publication
 The Historiography of the Renaissance and Enlightenment.  2006 - Publication
 The Time Machine: Vision and Re-vision  2006 - Publication
 The Origins of the Medieval Universities: The Italian Model.  2005 - Publication
 How to Write a History Paper: The Use of Source Material.  2005 - Publication
 “Umberto Eco’s Baudolino: Games Within Games.  2005 - Publication

Appointments

Lecturere
University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas [2017–Present]

Awards

UTD Graduate Student Association - [2011]
Armstrong Fellowship Recipient - [2010]
Graduate Travel Grant - [2007]
Popular Culture Association - [2007]
UTD Graduate Studies Scholarship - [2007]
Victor A. Worsfold Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award - [2006]
North Texas Writing Center Association - [2006]