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Department of English

Faculty members

Our faculty are well grounded in the study and practice of writing in English, and engaged in interdisciplinary and inter-university research centres in areas such as media studies, sexuality studies, print culture, game studies, poetics, globalization, sustainability, and research creation. 

 

  • Arseneault, Jesse
    Lecturer (Limited Term Appointment)


    African literature & culture / animal studies / cultural studies / posthumanism / postcolonial studies / queer theory
  • Bobker, Danielle
    Associate Professor


    Restoration and 18th century literature & culture / satire / gender & sexuality / intimacy & affect
  • Bolster, Stephanie
    Professor and Coordinator, Creative Writing


    creative writing / poetry / the long & the serial poem / ekphrasis / "ruin porn"
  • Brown, Nathan
    Canada Research Chair in Poetics
    Director, Centre for Expanded Poetics
    Assistant Professor


    poetry & poetics / modern & contemporary philosophy / science & technology studies / 20th & 21st century literature / marxist theory
  • Byrnes, Terence
    Associate Professor


    short story / ghostwriting / photography
  • Camlot, Jason
    Associate Professor
    Associate Dean, Faculty Affairs (FAS)


    Victorian literature & culture / 19th century print culture & rhetoric, history of technology, sound recording, poetry

  • poetry / poetics / fiction/ cross genre / collaborative writing
  • Didur, Jill
    Chair and Associate Professor


    postcolonial studies / environmental humanities / media studies / globalization & diaspora
  • Dunbar, Laura
    Assistant Professor (Limited Term Appointment)


    American war literature / liberalism / the historical novel / communications theory / composition & rhetoric
  • Ellermann, Greg
    Assistant Professor (Limited Term Appointment)


    Romanticism / eighteenth- and nineteenth-century literature and philosophy / environmental literature & criticism / aesthetics / poetry & poetics / contemporary philosophy
  • Esteve, Mary
    Associate Professor


    American studies
  • Evans, Meredith
    Associate Professor


    Renaissance literature / Shakespeare / Milton / gender studies / philosophy & literature / critical theory
  • Ferguson, Trevor
    Assistant Professor (Limited Term Appointment)


    creative writing / fiction / narrative / storytelling / style & voice
  • Frank, Marcie
    Professor


    Restoration & 18th century British literature / drama / the novel / literary criticism / 20th century American popular culture / media theory

  • autobiographical practices / gender and sexuality / women's writing / contemporary Canadian literature / Israel & Palestine
  • Furlani, Andre
    Associate Professor


    modernism / postmodernism / philosophy & literature / modern & contemporary literature / Samuel Beckett / Guy Davenport
  • Herz, Judith
    Professor


    early modern literature / Bloomsbury / poetics / literary history
  • Iossel, Mikhail
    Associate Professor


    creative writing / international literature
  • Leroux, Louis Patrick
    Associate Professor


    playwriting / theatre & contemporary circus / cultural discourse / research-creation & action-research / Québec literature
  • Miller, John
    Assistant Professor
    Undergraduate Academic Advisor


    19th century British literature / currriculum
  • Moses, Omri
    Associate Professor


    modernism & 20th century literature / neuroscience & neurohumanities / evolutionary theory / vitalism / aesthetics
  • Newman, Daniel
    Assistant Professor (Limited Term Appointment)


    20th & 21st century literature / science & literature / narrative / modernism / James Joyce / Darwin & Darwinism
  • Nixon, Nicola
    Associate Professor


    American literature/ 19th & early 20th century fiction & poetry / American gothic / science fiction / detective fiction

  • fiction & nonfiction writing / culture, politics & history of the former Yugoslavia
  • O’Leary, Daniel
    Assistant Professor


    early Canadian print culture & book history / Canadian intellectual history / early & modern Canadian writing
  • Pask, Kevin
    Professor


    Renaissance literature / Shakespeare / nationalism / fantasy / literary publics / popular literature
  • Quarrie, Cynthia
    Assistant Professor (Limited Term Appointment)


    ethics & literature / trauma & memory / the country-house novel & post-imperial melancholy
  • Queyras, Sina
    Senior Lecturer


    poetry writing / fiction & narrative writing / entre-genre / Canadian poetry / women’s literature
  • Sachs, Jonathan
    Associate Professor


    British Romantic period / relationship between literary & political discourse / reception of classical antiquity
  • Seppanen, Ritva
    Assistant Professor
    Coordinator, Composition and Professional Writing


    composition / professional writing
  • Sharma, Manish
    Associate Professor
    Graduate Program Director


    medieval studies / Old English literature / Middle English literature / orality & literacy / continental realism / speculative medievalism
  • Sterns, Kate
    Associate Professor


    creative writing / 19th century drama & literature / anatomical waxworks / botanical gardens / medical history
  • Weingarten, Jeffrey
    Assistant Professor (Limited Term Appointment)


    Canadian literature & culture, print culture & book history, historical fiction & poetry
  • Wershler, Darren
    Associate Professor
    Concordia University Research Chair, Media & Contemporary Literature, Tier 2


    media history / video game studies / communication studies / contemporary literature / avant-garde poetics
  • Yeager, Stephen
    Assistant Professor


    medieval / Old English / Middle English / manuscript studies / law & literature

Professors Emeriti

Pechter, Edward

Professor, retired

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