Tenure Track Faculty
Dr. Michael Antonucci: African-American literature and culture, American ethnic literature, American studies, poetics and urban studies
Dr. Brinda Charry: Early Modern British culture and literature, post-colonial literatures, Indian literatures, literary theory, and creative writing.
Dr. Richard Lebeaux: 19 th century American literature and culture, Transcendentalism, Henry David Thoreau; American studies, including the 1930s and 1960s; popular culture, folk music revival, Phil Ochs
Dr. Mark C. Long: American literature from the colonial period through the 20th century, poetry and poetics, Writing and the Teaching of Writing, literary criticism and theory, American studies, literature-and-environment studies. Web site
Dr. Meriem Pagès: Chaucer, Medieval literature, history, and iconography, Medieval and modern images of Islam, Nineteenth- and twentieth-century medievalism, and Irish literature
Dr. Katherine Tirabassi: composition theory and history, creative nonfiction writing, professional writing, literacy theory, writing center and writing across the curriculum theory and practice
Tracy Botting ( MA/Literature): American Regional Fiction, Women’s Literature, Fiction Writing, Native American Literature, Memoir, Biography
Beth Stickney: 20th Century American Poetry; African-American Modernism and Cultural Theory; American Intellectual History; Cultural Criticism. Feature writing for The Commons, an alternative monthly publication for Windham County, Vermont
Jeff Friedman ( MFA Creative Writing): poetry writing, creative writing, contemporary poetry, contemporary Jewish poetry, fabulism, prose poetry, and flash fiction. Web site
Jack Hitchner: Essay Writing, American Literature in the 19th and 20th Centuries, Creative Writing, the fiction of John O’Hara, John Cheever, John Updike, Ernest Hebert and Thomas Williams
Jack Bouley: Native American and multicultural studies, early 1900s American literature, composition and rhetorical studies
Steve Kessler: American literature and culture from the frontier to the present; film history and analysis, especially film noir and the Western.
Dr. David White (Education): Children’s Literature