Cynthia Port is Associate Professor of English at Coastal Carolina University. Her research centers on age, value, and temporality in modernist and contemporary fiction and film. Recent work appeared in Occasion and International Journal of Ageing and Later Life (IJAL). Dr. Port is an executive council co-chair of the North American Network in Aging Studies (NANAS) and co-editor of Age, Culture, Humanities: An Interdisciplinary Journal.