Department of English
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Michael W Adams

Associate Professor, University Distinguished Teaching Associate Professor

adameve@austin.utexas.edu |
CAL 316

Education: Ph.D., 1973, The University of Texas at Austin

Interests: Legal writing; history of Western thought; the Bible as literature; the modern short story; the modern American novel.


James B Ayres

Shakespeare at Winedale Regents Professor and University Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus

Education: Ph.D., 1964, Ohio State University


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Samuel Baker

Associate Professor

sebaker@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8389 |
CAL 308

Education: Ph.D., 2001, University of Chicago


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Janine Barchas

Professor

barchas@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8379 |
CAL 209

Education: Ph.D., 1995, University of Chicago

Interests: Eighteenth-century literature and culture; digital humanities; the British novel; book history; textual studies; Jane Austen; early fiction by women.


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Jeffrey Barnouw

Professor Emeritus

barnouw@mail.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., 1969, Yale University

Interests: Literature and philosophy; literature and music; history of critical theory and rhetoric; the Enlightenment.


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J.K. Barret

Assistant Professor

jkbarret@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8390 |
CAL 310

Education: Ph.D., 2008, Princeton University

Interests: Sixteenth- and seventeenth-century literature; the Renaissance future; time; literature and the visual arts; early modern legal theory; classical reception; narrative.


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Phillip J Barrish

Tony Hilfer Professor of American and British Literature

pbarrish@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-7840 |
PAR 130

Education: Ph.D., 1991, Cornell University

Interests: American literature 1870-1930; medicine and literature; gender studies; "masculinity" as a cultural construction; whiteness studies; relationship between literature and liberalism.


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Chad Bennett

Assistant Professor

chad.bennett@utexas.edu |
PAR 319

Education: Ph.D., 2011, Cornell University


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Betsy A Berry

Senior Lecturer

bbarama@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8385 |
CAL 306

Education: Ph.D., 1994, University of Texas at Austin

Interests: Poetry; the short story; the British novel.


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Lance Bertelsen

Professor

lberte@utexas.edu |
512-471-8769 |
PAR 314

Education: Ph.D., 1979, University of Washington

Interests: Eighteenth-century British literature and culture; representations of World War II.


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Daniel Birkholz

Associate Professor

birkholz@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8807 |
PAR 225

Education: Ph.D., 1999, University of Minnesota

Interests: Middle English literature (especially lyric); Anglo-Norman literature (especially fabliau); geography, travel writing, and the history of cartography; medieval manuscript culture (miscellanies especially); Viking literature and culture; biography and biographical theory; popular medievalism; pedagogy


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Mary E Blockley

Professor

blockley@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8362 |
PAR 320

Education: Ph.D., 1984, Yale University

Interests: Old English language and literature; history of the English language; medieval manuscripts; Germanic philology.


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Brian A Bremen

Associate Professor

bremen@uts.cc.utexas.edu |
512-471-7842 |
PAR 127

Education: Ph.D., 1989, Princeton University

Interests: American literature; modernism; the digital humanities; writers of the Harlem Renaissance; literary theory.


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Douglas S Bruster

Mody C. Boatright Regents Professor of American and English Literature, Distinguished Teaching Professor

bruster@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-3635 |
PAR 220

Education: Ph.D., 1990, Harvard University

Interests: Shakespeare; drama; Renaissance literature; film; theory.


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Jerome F Bump

Professor

bump@utexas.edu |
512-471-8747 |
PAR 132

Education: Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley

Interests: Gerard Manley Hopkins; Alice books; Victorian literature; literature of nature; animal humanities; digital humanities.


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Thomas M Cable

Professor Emeritus

tcable@mail.utexas.edu |
CAL 310

Education: Ph.D., 1969, University of Texas at Austin

Interests: History of the English language; rhythms and rhetoric of English poetry.


Mia Carter

Associate Professor, University Distinguished Teaching Associate Professor

miaC@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8733 |
PAR 123

Education: Ph.D., English and Modern Studies, 1992, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee


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Evan B Carton

Professor

e.carton@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8916 |
PAR 223

Education: Ph.D., 1979, Johns Hopkins University

Interests: 19th and 20th century American literature; literary and cultural theory and historiography; antebellum evangelism, secularism, and radical politics, and their contemporary legacies; the theory and practice of the humanities.


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Larry D Carver

Director, Liberal Arts Honors Program

carver@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-3458 |
CLA 2.104

Education: Ph.D., 1973, University of Rochester

Interests: Eighteenth-century British literature and rhetoric.


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Oscar H. Casares

Associate Professor

ohcasares@utexas.edu |
512-471-8758 |
PAR 222

Education: M.F.A., University of Iowa


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Davida H Charney

Faculty

dcharney@austin.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., Carnegie-Mellon University


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George S Christian

Adjunct Professor

gschristian@utexas.edu |
512-471-8356 |
CAL 14

Education: Ph.D., 2000, University of Texas at Austin

Interests: The relationship of law and literature in the nineteenth-century English novel; the history of Scotland during the French Revolution.


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Matt Cohen

Associate Professor

matt.cohen@utexas.edu |
512-471-8112 |
PAR 20

Education: Ph.D., 2002, College of William and Mary


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James H. Cox

Associate Professor

jhcox@austin.utexas.edu |
512-232-7804 |
CAL 218

Education: Ph.D., University of Nebraska at Lincoln


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Elizabeth Cullingford

University Distinguished Teaching Professor, Chair of the English Department

cullingford@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-4991 |
CAL 226E

Education: Ph.D., Oxford University

Interests: Only children, Irish literature, politics, and culture; modern poetry; women's studies; drama and film; Shakespeare; the relation between high and popular culture


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Ann Cvetkovich

Professor

cvet@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8374 |
PAR 323

Education: Ph.D., 1988, Cornell University

Interests: Gay and lesbian studies; public feelings; trauma studies.


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Diane Davis

Professor of Rhetoric & Writing; Director of Digital Writing & Research Lab

ddd@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8735 |
FAC 17

Interests: My work is situated at the intersection of rhetorical theory and continental philosophy.


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Rasha Diab

Assistant Professor, Department of Rhetoric and Writing

rashadiab@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-3280 |
PAR 3

Education: Ph.D., Composition and Rhetoric, 2009, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Interests: Rhetorical theory, history and criticism; composition studies; political discourse; critical discourse analysis; comparative/contrastive and (inter)cultural rhetoric; public address; transnational rhetoric; multilingual writing and writing center pedagogy; qualitative research methods; rhetorics of reconciliation and peacemaking.


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Brian Doherty

Senior Lecturer

bfd@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8798 |
PAR 326

Education: Ph.D., 1994, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Interests: World literature.


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Lester L Faigley

Robert Adger Law and Thos. H. Law Professor in Humanities

faigley@utexas.edu |
512-471-7471 |
CAL 216

Education: Ph.D., 1976, University of Washington

Interests: Impacts of digital technologies on writing; visual rhetoric; written argument; travel literature.


Norman Farmer

Professor Emeritus

Education: Ph.D., 1966, University of Pennsylvania


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John P Farrell

Professor Emeritus

jackfar@austin.utexas.edu |
5123497462

Education: Ph.D., 1967, Indiana University

Interests: Victorian literature; romantic literature; history of social though from Rousseau to the present; contemporary American poetry; contemporary Irish literature.


Linda Ferreira-Buckley

Associate Professor

lfb@utexas.edu |
512-471-7843 |
PAR 16


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Betty Sue Flowers

Distinguished Teaching Professor Emerita

bflowers@uts.cc.utexas.edu


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Alan W Friedman

Professor

friedman@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8376 |
CAL 214

Education: Ph.D., 1966, University of Rochester

Interests: British and American modernism; the novel; drama, especially Shakespeare; international programs, faculty governance and academic freedom.


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Laura Furman

Professor Emerita

ljfurman@mail.utexas.edu |
CAL 18

Education: B.A., 1968, Bennington College

Interests: Creative writing; fiction; non-fiction; biography.


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Patricia M. García

Lecturer

pmgarcia@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-4991 |
CAL 305

Education: Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Interests: Renaissance literature; women, gender, and literature; cultural studies.


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James D Garrison

University Distinguished Teaching Professor

jdgar@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8370 |
CAL 203

Education: Ph.D., 1972, University of California, Berkeley

Interests: Restoration and eighteenth-century literature; satire; epic; the Bible in English and American literature.


Zulfikar A Ghose

Professor Emeritus

zulfji@mail.utexas.edu

Education: B.A., 1959, English and Philosophy, Keele University


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John Morán González

Associate Professor

jmgonzal@utexas.edu |
512-471-8117 |
PAR 321

Education: Ph.D., Stanford University

Interests: Latino/a literature; Chicano/a literature; late nineteenth-century American literature; narrative theory; postcolonial studies.


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Don B Graham

Professor

dgbb@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8387 |
CAL 306

Education: Ph.D., 1971, University of Texas at Austin

Interests: Southwestern American literature; Australian literature and film; American literature.


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Corinne Greiner

Faculty

CAL 11


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Ian Hancock

Professor

xulaj@mail.utexas.edu |
512-232-7684 |
CAL 420

Education: Ph.D., London University

Interests: human rights; language and identity


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Barbara Harlow

Professor

bharlow@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8716 |
PAR 26

Education: Ph.D., 1977, SUNY- Buffalo

Interests: Third world studies; critical theory; prison and resistance writings and postcolonial studies (particularly Anglophone African and modern Arabic literatures and cultures).


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Elizabeth A Hedrick

Associate Professor

eahedrick@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8705 |
PAR 226

Education: Ph.D., 1986, Columbia University

Interests: Feminist theory since 1970; gender and science; eighteenth-century novel and drama; Samuel Johnson; eighteenth-century lexicography; history of charity and philanthropy.


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Kurt Heinzelman

Professor

kheinz@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-6688 |
PAR 121

Education: Ph.D., 1978, University of Massachusettes

Interests: British Romanticism 1750-1850; poetry and poetics; creative writing; archives and collecting; modernism and cultural economics.


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Susan S Heinzelman

Associate Professor, Director of the Center for Women's & Gender Studies

sheinz@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8736; 512-471-5149 |
PAR 126; GEB 4.208

Education: Ph.D., 1977, University of Western Ontario

Interests: Eighteenth century women's novels; feminism, law, and literature.


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Geraldine Heng

Associate Professor

heng@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-7480 |
PAR 213

Education: Ph.D., Cornell University


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Jacqueline M Henkel

Associate Professor

henkelj@uts.cc.utexas.edu |
512-471-4942 |
PAR 14

Education: Ph.D., 1985, University of Minnesota

Interests: The relation of linguistics to literary criticism; ordinary language philosophy; narrative theory; language and gender.


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Rolando Hinojosa-Smith

Professor

rorro@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8796 |
PAR 324

Education: Ph.D., University of Illinois

Interests: Writer. Life and Literature of the Southwest.


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Lars Hinrichs

Associate Professor

larshinrichs@utexas.edu |
512-471-8755 |
PAR 219

Education: Ph.D., 2006, University of Freiburg

Interests: Sociolinguistics; anthropological linguistics; corpus linguistics, Pidgins and Creoles; computer-mediated communication.


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Neville Hoad

Associate Professor

nhoad@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8749 |
PAR 215

Education: Ph.D., 1998, Columbia University

Interests: Victorian feminism; psychoanalysis (particularly Freud and Klein); contemporary feminist theory in French and English; lesbian and gay studies; queer theory; international human rights law pertaining to sexual orientations; sexuality and gender issues in Southern Africa.


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Heather Houser

Assistant Professor

houserh@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8766 |
PAR 228

Education: Ph.D., 2010, Stanford University

Interests: 20th- and 21st-century Anglophone fiction (US focus); environmental literature and criticism; science, technology, and culture; the medical humanities; affect studies; data in narrative and new media


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Coleman Hutchison

Associate Professor, Associate Chair of the English Department

coleman.hutchison@utexas.edu |
512-471-8372 |
CAL 314

Education: Ph.D., 2006, Northwestern University

Interests: U.S. literature and culture to 1900; poetry; print culture; the U.S. south; the American Civil War


Ralph J Kaufmann

Stiles Professor Emeritus In Humanities and Comparative Literature


Ernest Kaulbach

University Distinguished Teaching Professor

ekaulbach@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8365 |
CAL 17

Education: Ph.D., 1970, Cornell University


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Martin W Kevorkian

Professor, Senior Associate Chair of the English Department

mkevorkian@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-4991 |
CAL 226E

Education: Ph.D., 2000, University of California Los Angeles

Interests: American Renaissance (mid-nineteenth-century New England literary culture); technology and race.


Sara E Kimball

Associate Professor

skimball@uts.cc.utexas.edu |
512-471-8363 |
CAL 15

Education: Ph.D., 1983, University of Pennsylvania

Interests: Hittitology; Hittite and Indo-European languages; historical linguistics; lexicography; language and gender; history of literacy.


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David Kornhaber

Assistant Professor

david.kornhaber@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-9715 |
PAR 22

Education: Ph.D., 2009, Columbia University

Interests: Modern and contemporary drama; intersections of theatre and philosophy; critical theory; modernism and the avant-garde


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Donna Kornhaber

Assistant Professor

donna.kornhaber@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8392 |
CAL 207

Education: Ph.D., 2009, Columbia University

Interests: Film history and theory; twentieth-century American drama; the modern American novel; intersections of film, theatre, and literature


Joseph E Kruppa

Professor Emeritus

joekruppa@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8360 |
CAL 11

Education: Ph.D., 1964, Johns Hopkins University


Peter N LaSalle

Susan Taylor McDaniel Regents Professor in Creative Writing

512-471-8113 |
PAR 24

Education: B.A., Harvard University, 1969, M.A., University of Chicago, 1972


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Wayne Lesser

Associate Professor

lesser@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8754 |
PAR 218

Education: Ph.D., 1975, University of Chicago


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James N Loehlin

Shakespeare at Winedale Regents Professor; University Distinguished Teaching Professor

jnloehlin@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-4993 |
CAL 205

Education: Ph.D., 1993, Stanford University

Interests: Shakespeare in performance (stage and film); Renaissance drama; modern drama.


Mark Garrett Longaker

Associate Chair, Department of Rhetoric and Writing

longaker@utexas.edu |
512-471-8725

Education: Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University


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Allen MacDuffie

Assistant Professor

allenmacduffie@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8767 |
PAR 229

Education: Ph.D., 2007, Harvard University

Interests: Victorian literature, literature and science studies, environmental literature and criticism, British and American modernism, poetry and poetics, Russian literature.


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Carol H MacKay

University Distinguished Teaching Professor

mackay@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8970 |
PAR 221

Education: Ph.D., 1979, University of California Los Angeles

Interests: Victorian novel; women's studies; autobiography; authors: William Makepeace Thackeray, Charles Dickens, Julia Margaret Cameron, Anne Thackeray Ritchie, Annie Besant, Elizabeth Robins, Virginia Woolf.


James L Magnuson

Professor

magnuson@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-1601 |
CAL 16

Education: M.S., 1964, University of Wisconsin


Eric S Mallin

Associate Professor

emall@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-1697 |
PAR 317

Education: Ph.D., 1986, Stanford University

Interests: Shakespeare; sixteenth- and seventeenth-century English drama; new historicism; queer theory; Shakespearean/early modern themes as they transmogrify and metastasize in contemporary cinema.


Joseph F Malof

Professor Emeritus

malof@mail.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., 1962, University of California Los Angeles


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Elizabeth McCracken

James A. Michener Chair in Creative Writing

CAL 317


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Julie A. Minich

Assistant Professor

minichja@utexas.edu |
PAR 227

Education: Ph.D., Stanford University


Joseph J Moldenhauer

Professor Emeritus

eiey567@uts.cc.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., 1964, Columbia University


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Lisa L Moore

Professor

llmoore@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-1837 |
PAR 217

Education: Ph.D., 1991, Cornell University

Interests: Eighteenth-century English and American literature; women's literature; LGBT literature and culture; poetry and poetics; visual studies and garden history; feminist and queer theory; history of sexuality.


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Gretchen Murphy

Professor

gretchen@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8532 |
CAL 311

Education: Ph.D., 1999, University of Washington

Interests: U.S. Literature and culture to 1914; nationalism and imperialism; sentimental and domestic writing.


Neil R Nehring

Associate Professor

neilnehring@sbcglobal.net |
512-471-8713 |
PAR 23

Education: Ph.D., 1985, University of Michigan

Interests: Popular music and youth subcultures; the avant-garde.


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Lisa Olstein

Associate Professor

lisaolstein@gmail.com |
512-471-6095 |
CAL 315

Education: M.F.A., 2003, University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Interests: poetry, poetic prose, creative process, interdisciplinary artistic collaboration


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Deborah Paredez

Associate Professor

paredez@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8116 |
PAR 224

Education: Ph.D., 2002, Interdisciplinary
Theatre, Northwestern University

Interests: Performance studies; poetry; race, gender, sexuality; contemporary American drama and poetry; Latina/o Studies


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Domino R. Perez

Associate Professor, Co-Director of the Center for Mexican American Studies

drperez@austin.utexas.edu |
512-232-7853 |
PAR 117

Education: Ph.D., University of Nebraska at Lincoln

Interests: Young Adult Fiction; American Literature; Popular Culture; Cultural Studies; Film.


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Steve Pinkerton

Presidential Excellence Postdoctoral Fellow

pinkerton@utexas.edu |
PAR 18

Education: Ph.D., Cornell University

Interests: 20th-century literature and culture; transatlantic modernism; religion and literature


John Pipkin

Visiting Creative Writer


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Wayne A Rebhorn

Professor

warebhorn@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8759 |
PAR 328

Education: Ph.D., 1968, Yale University

Interests: English and European Renaissance literature and Renaissance rhetoric.


Roger deVeer Renwick

Professor Emeritus

renwick@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8775 |
PAR 317

Education: Ph.D., 1974, University of Pennsylvania


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Matt Richardson

Associate Professor

matturichardson@gmail.com |
BLS 3.200M

Education: Ph.D., 2005, African Diaspora Studies, University of California, Berkeley


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Elizabeth Richmond-Garza

University Distinguished Teaching Associate Professor, Director of the Program in Comparative Literature

emrg@austin.utexas.edu |
512-232-5708 |
PAR 119

Education: Ph.D., 1992, Columbia University

Interests: Nineteenth- and twentieth-century European drama; Renaissance drama; Oscar Wilde; the Gothic and Orientalism; decadence; aesthetic and literary theory; literature and the fine arts.


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Patricia Roberts-Miller

Professor

redball@mindspring.com |
512-471-8378 |
PAR 21

Education: Ph.D., Rhetoric, 1987, University of California, Berkeley

Interests: History, theory, and pedagogy of public argumentation.


Charles R Rossman

University Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus

rossman@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8766 |
PAR 228

Education: Ph.D., 1968, University of Southern California

Interests: The nineteenth- and twentieth-century European novel; contemporary Latin-American fiction.


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John P Rumrich

Professor

rumrich@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8115 |
PAR 315

Education: Ph.D., 1981, University of Virginia


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John J Ruszkiewicz

Professor, Department of Rhetoric and Writing

jr@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8764 |
CAL 202

Education: Ph.D., 1977, The Ohio State University


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Elizabeth Scala

Associate Professor

scala@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8375 |
CAL 213

Education: Ph.D., 1994, Harvard University

Interests: Chaucer; the history of Chaucer studies; the textual environments of medieval literature.


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William J Scheick

J.R. Millikan Centennial Professor Emeritus

scheick@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8383 |
CAL 301

Education: Ph.D., 1969, University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

Interests: American literature and culture, especially colonial and nineteenth through early twentieth century; turn-of-the-century British; narrative and poetic morphology.


Jo A Shea

Specialist, Associate Dean

jshea@mail.utexas.edu |
512-232-7076 |
LAC 1.204E

Education: Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Interests: Early modern literature and culture.


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Snehal Shingavi

Assistant Professor

snehal.shingavi@utexas.edu |
512-471-8114 |
PAR 27

Education: Ph.D., 2008, University of California, Berkeley

Interests: Anglophone South Asian literature; Hindi/Urdu literature; literature in translation and translation theory; theories of “the nation” (anticolonialism, nationalism, statism, postcolonialism, postnationalism, cosmopolitanism, globalization, transnationalism, internationalism); classical Marxism.


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Avery K Slater

Presidential Excellence Postdoctoral Fellow

avery.slater@utexas.edu |
PAR 129

Education: Ph.D., 2014, Cornell University

Interests: modern and comparative poetry and poetics; late modernism; the history and philosophy of science; ecocriticism; post-Enlightenment philosophies of language; film theory and global cinema; trauma theory and psychoanalysis; translation theory.


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Clay Spinuzzi

Professor

clay.spinuzzi@utexas.edu |
512-471-8707 |
PAR 17

Education: Ph.D., 1999, Iowa State University

Interests: Rhetoric; computers and English studies; genre theory; activity theory; computers and writing; workplace studies; research methods and methodologies.


Thomas F Staley

Director, Harry Ransom Center

tfs@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-9111 |
HRC 3.210

Education: Ph.D., 1962, University of Pittsburgh

Interests: James Joyce, Modern British Literature, Humanistic Research, and Building Library Collections


William M Stott

Professor Emeritus

wstott@mail.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., 1972, Yale University


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Paul V Sullivan

Lecturer

sullivan@mail.utexas.edu |
471-8776 |
PAR 318

Education: Ph.D., 2005, University of Texas at Austin

Interests: Early modern drama, rhetoric, and education


William Sutherland

Professor Emeritus

woss@mail.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., 1950, University of North Carolina


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Margaret A Syverson

Associate Professor, Director of the Undergraduate Writing Center

pegsyverson@gmail.com |
512-471-8734 |
PAR 124

Education: Ph.D., 1994, University of California, San Diego

Interests: Complexity theory, cognitive science, cognitive anthropology, learning and development


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John R Trimble

University Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus

trimble@utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., 1971, University of California, Berkeley

Interests: Expository Writing; Editing; Rhetoric; Pedagogy; American Drama; the Short Story


Robert G Twombly

Associate Professor Emeritus

twombly@mail.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., 1965, Yale University


Gary N Underwood

Associate Professor Emeritus

g.underwood@mail.utexas.edu

Education: Ph.D., 1970, English Language & Linguistics, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, M.A. 1996, Theology & Ministry, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary


Deb Olin Unferth

Professor

debou@utexas.edu

Education: M.F.A., Syracuse University


Warwick P Wadlington

Professor Emeritus

wadl@mail.utexas.edu |
512-475-6357 |
PAR 212


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Jeffrey Walker

Professor & Chair, Department of Rhetoric & Writing

jswalker@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-7843 |
PAR 3

Education: Ph.D., 1985, University of California, Berkeley

Interests: Rhetorical theory, history of rhetoric, ancient rhetoric, rhetoric and poetics, modern rhetoric and literature


David A Wevill

Professor Emeritus

wevill@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8767 |
PAR 229

Education: M.A., 1958, Cambridge University


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Frank F Whigham

Professor

ffw@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8794 |
PAR 316

Education: Ph.D., 1976, University of California, San Diego


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Thomas B Whitbread

Professor

whitbread@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8750 |
PAR 216

Education: Ph.D., 1959, Harvard University

Interests: Poetry, poetics, and literary criticism


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Jennifer M. Wilks

Associate Professor

jmwilks@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8702 |
PAR 329

Education: Ph.D., 2003, Cornell University

Interests: Paris as a site of diasporic intellectual exchange and transformation, comparative African American and Caribbean literature, contemporary African diasporic literature, Caribbean women’s writing, apocalyptic narratives


James Wimsatt

Professor Emeritus

wimsattj@nni.com

Education: Ph.D., 1964, Duke University


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Michael B Winship

Professor

bal@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8381 |
CAL 219

Education: D.Phil, 1990, Oxford University

Interests: History of the book, bibliography, and textual criticism


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Hannah C Wojciehowski

Professor

gemelli@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8768 |
PAR 230

Education: Ph.D., 1984, Yale University

Interests: the history of subjectivity; group identity formation; globalization and transculturation; sixteenth-century travel literature; cognitive criticism; women writers in early modern Europe


Helena Woodard

Associate Professor

hwood@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8703 |
PAR 331

Education: Ph.D., 1991, English, University of North Carolina

Interests: 18th century British literature; ethnic and Third World literature; american literature, critical race theory; women, gender, and literature


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Marjorie Curry Woods

Blumberg Centennial Professor of English and University Distinguished Teaching Professor

marjoriewoods@austin.utexas.edu |
512-471-8383 |
CAL 301

Education: Ph.D., U. of Toronto

Interests: Medieval literature; medieval and renaissance rhetoric and pedagogy; composition exercises in premodern classroom; modern use of premodern compostion exercises


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Dean H Young

William Livingston Chair of Poetry

deanyoung@mail.utexas.edu |
512-471-8394 |
CAL 312

Education: M.F.A. in Creative Writing, 1984, Indiana University

Interests: Poetry



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