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Emily Vasiliauskas, English

http://english.williams.edu/faculty-staff/ Shakespeare Ben Jonson Milton Poetry and poetics Death and the afterlife Religion and secularism History and style Authorship Classical traditions Vanitas painting Tragedy… Continue reading »

Christian Thorne, English

english.williams.edu/profile/cthorne Critical theory Eighteenth-century philosophy and German idealism The epic The history of the novel, especially the historical and postcolonial novels Horror & the Gothic Rock & Roll… Continue reading »

Christopher L. Pye, English

english.williams.edu/profile/cpye Shakespeare Early Modernism Literary and Psychoanalytic Theory Aesthetics and political thought in the Renaissance era Leonardo da Vinci Thomas Hobbes Diego Velasquez… Continue reading »

Gage McWeeny, English

english.williams.edu/profile/gmcweeny Nineteenth-century novel and realism more generally Victorian poetry non-fiction prose, and drama sociology and literature literature and science the history of criticism twentieth-century and contemporary experimental, uncreative, or conceptual writing and art aesthetics and boredom… Continue reading »

Kathryn Kent, English

http://english.williams.edu/profile/kkent/ Late nineteenth-century U.S. literature literary theory queer theory feminist and gender theory U.S. women’s literature U.S. queer literature cultural studies cultural theory biography oral history… Continue reading »

Robert Bell, English

english.williams.edu/profile/rbell Shakespeare comedy humor satire 18th-century literature the English novel poetry epics mock-epics James Joyce modernism postmodernism David Foster Wallace… Continue reading »

Stephen Fix, English

english.williams.edu/profile/sfix English literature Eighteenth-century British literature, particularly the works of Henry Fielding, Laurence Sterne, and Samuel Johnson History of the novel Elegies as a poetic genre Twentieth-century American fiction, particularly the works of Vladimir Nabokov and Thomas Pynchon… Continue reading »