Mary Floyd-Wilson

Professor of English Literature

Books:

Occult Knowledge, Science and Gender on the Shakespearean Stage. Book. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013).

Environment and Embodiment in Early Modern England. Essay Collection. Co-editor with Garrett Sullivan. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2007).

Renaissance Drama, special issue, Volume 35 (2006) “Embodiment and Environment in Early Modern Drama and Performance.” Guest Co-editor with Garrett Sullivan.

Reading the Early Modern Passions: A Cultural History of Emotion. Essay collection. Co-editor with Gail Kern Paster and Katherine Rowe (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2004).

English Ethnicity and Race in Early Modern Drama. Book. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003). (Paperback edition, 2006).

 

Recent Articles:

"Tragic Action at a Distance: Arden of Faversham,” The Cambridge Companion to Renaissance Tragedy (forthcoming).

“English Epicures and Scottish Witches.” Shakespeare Quarterly 57.2 (Summer 2006).

“Moors, Race, and the Study of English Renaissance Literature: A Brief Retrospective.” Literature Compass Vol. 3 (June 2006) (an online journal published by Blackwell:http://www.literature-compass.com/ ).

 

Selected Honors:

Warwick Institute of Advanced Studies Visiting Fellow, Warwick University, 2010
W. N. Reynolds Leave, UNC-CH, Fall, 2009
Fellow at the National Humanities Center, 2008-2009
Tanner Faculty Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, 2006
Spray-Randleigh Fellowship, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2004-2005
Faculty Fellow, Institute of Arts and Humanities, Fall 2004

Teaching Awards

Tanner Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, 2006

 

History

Hire Date: 2002

Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.A. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, English
B.A. University of Virginia, English

Contact

Greenlaw 433

Research Groups and Interests

Group III - English Literature from 1485 to 1660 (including Milton)