Philip Longo
  • Title
    • Continuing Lecturer
    • Composition Coordinator
  • Division Humanities Division
  • Department
    • Writing Program
  • Phone
    (831) 459-4047
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Oakes College Academic Building, 314
  • Office Hours Current students, please see Canvas calendar. Others, please email for an appointment.
  • Mail Stop Oakes College
  • Mailing Address
    • 1156 High Street, Oakes Faculty Services
    • Santa Cruz California 95064
  • Faculty Areas of Expertise Writing; Archives, Archival Practices; Queer Studies
  • Courses Writing 2: Rhetoric and Inquiry; Writing 2H: Rhetoric and Inquiry, Honors; Writing 1: Introduction to Composition

Summary of Expertise

Writing pedagogy, digital literacies, circulation, archives, queer studies, the 1960s 

Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D., English, Rutgers University, 2013
M.A., English, University of Toronto, 2005
B.A., English, George Washington University, 2003

Honors, Awards and Grants

Excellence in Teaching Award, 2020-2021

Selected Publications

Longo, P. (2021). Alan Watts and His Queer Readers: Not So Strange Bedfellows. In Columbus, P. J. (Ed.). The Relevance of Alan Watts in Contemporary Culture: Understanding Contributions and Controversies, (pp. 198-219). Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781003121879

Longo, P. (2018). Social Thought. In D. Wyatt (Ed.), American Literature in Transition, 1960–1970, (pp. 96–110). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316691663.008

Selected Presentations

How Students Read (And Don't Read) Online, CCCC 2021 Virtual Conference 

YouTube Channel