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New Brunswick/Piscataway Undergraduate Catalog 2005-2007 Programs of Study For Liberal Arts Students Programs, Faculty, and Courses English  


(Engllish 350, English: Topics 351, English: Literary Theory 353, English: Film Studies 354, English: Composition and Writing 355, English: As a Second Language 356)

Department of English, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

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Chairperson: Richard E. Miller

Undergraduate Director: Carolyn Stephens Williams

Director of Writing Program: Kurt Spellmeyer

Executive Director of Plangere Writing Center: Richard E. Miller


Louise K. Barnett, B.A., North Carolina; M.A., Ph.D., Bryn Mawr College

John Belton, B.A., Columbia; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard

Wesley Brown, B.A., SUNY (Oswego); M.A., CUNY

Marianne DeKoven, B.A., Radcliffe College; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford

Elin Diamond, B.A., Brandeis; M.A., Ph.D., California (Davis)

William C. Dowling, B.A., Dartmouth; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard

Kate Flint, B.A., M.A., D.Phil., Oxford; M.A., London

William Galperin, A.B., Chicago; A.M., Ph.D., Brown

Myra Jehlen, B.A., CUNY (City College); Ph.D., California (Berkeley)

George L. Levine, B.A., New York; M.A., Ph.D., Minnesota

Marc Manganaro, B.A., Nebraska; M.A., San Francisco State; Ph.D., North Carolina

John McClure, B.A., Tufts; M.A., Ph.D., Stanford

Michael McKeon, B.A., Chicago; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia

Alicia Ostriker, B.A., Brandeis; M.A., Ph.D., Wisconsin

Barry V. Qualls, B.A., Florida State; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern

Carol H. Smith, B.A., Ohio Wesleyan; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan

Kurt Spellmeyer, B.A., Virginia; Ph.D., Washington

Cheryl A. Wall, B.A., Howard; Ph.D., Harvard

William A. Walling, A.B., CUNY (Brooklyn College); M.A., Ph.D., New York

Michael Warner, B.A., Oral Roberts; M.A., Wisconsin (Madison); M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins

Associate Professors:

Emily C. Bartels, B.A., Yale; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard

Abena Busia, B.A., M.A., St. Anne`s College (Oxford); Ph.D., St. Anthony`s College (Oxford)

Christine Chism, B.A., Reed College; A.M., Ph.D., Duke

Ann Baynes Coiro, B.A., George Washington; M.A., Ph.D., Maryland

Harriet Davidson, B.A., Texas (Austin); M.A., Ph.D., Vanderbilt

Richard Dienst, A.B., California (Berkeley); Ph.D., Duke

Brent Edwards, B.A., Yale; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia

Katherine Ellis, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Columbia; M.F.A., New School for Social Research

David Eng, B.A., Columbia; M.A., Ph.D., California (Berkeley)

Sandy Flitterman-Lewis, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., California (Berkeley)

Martin Gliserman, B.A., Colby College; M.A., Ph.D., Indiana

Marcia Ian, B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Ph.D., Virginia

Stacy S. Klein, B.A., Dartmouth; M.A., Sussex; Ph.D., Ohio State

Richard Koszarski, B.A., Hofstra; Ph.D., New York

Jonathan Kramnick, B.A., Cornell; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins

Robert Kusch, B.A., Valparaiso; M.A., Ph.D., Northwestern

Ronald Levao, A.B., Rutgers; M.A., Ph.D., California (Berkeley)

Paula McDowell, B.A., British Columbia; Ph.D., Stanford

Meredith McGill, B.A., Williams College; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins

Jacqueline T. Miller, B.A., Rochester; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins

Richard E. Miller., B.A., St, John`s; M.A., Massachusetts (Boston); Ph.D., Pittsburgh

Maria Josefina Saldaña-Portillo, B.A., Yale; Ph.D., Stanford

Larry Scanlon, B.A., Brandeis; M.A., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins

Jonah Siegel, B.A., Middlebury College; Ph.D., Columbia

William Vesterman, B.A., Amherst College; Ph.D., Rutgers

Carolyn Stephens Williams, B.A., Wellesley College; M.A., Ph.D., Virginia

Assistant Professors:

Matthew Buckley, A.B., Princeton; M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Columbia

Brad Evans, B.A., Cincinnati; M.A., Ph.D., Chicago

Thomas Fulton, B.A., Wisconsin; Ph.D., Yale

Colin Jager, B.A., Calvin College; Ph.D., Michigan

Sonali Perera, B.A., Berkeley; M.A., Ph.D., Columbia

Shuang Shen, B.A., M.A., Beijing; M.A., Ph.D., CUNY

Mary Sheridan-Rabideau, B.A., Notre Dame; M.A., Illinois (Chicago); Ph.D., Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)

Edlie Wong, B.A., Ph.D., Berkeley

Distinguished Visiting Professor:

Derek Attridge, B.A., Natal; B.A., Ph.D., Clare College (Cambridge)

Assistant Directors of the Writing Program:

Barclay Barrios, B.A., Tulane; M.A., Rutgers

Dorothy Ann Gioia, B.A., CUNY (Queens College); M.A., Rutgers

Michael Goeller, B.A., M.A., Rutgers

Veena Kumar, Doctorat, Sorbonne; Ph.D., Lucknow

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