Skip to main content

William Leake Andrews

Email About During my career my research and publications have had three main emphases: 1) African American writers’ crucial contributions … Continued

Photo of Christopher Armitage, taken by Sarah Boyd

Christopher Armitage

Email About Christopher Armitage’s teaching philosophy is that in seeking to inspire students, the teacher’s being inspired by his or … Continued

Jane Danielewicz

Email About My research areas include Rhetoric and Composition, specifically rhetorical genre theory, writing curriculum design and pedagogy, as well … Continued

Photo of Alan Dessen, taken in 2012

Alan Dessen


Rosa Durban

  About   Rosa Durban is an Emeritus Professor of English and Comparative Literature

Connie Clare Eble

Professor Emeritus

Email About I am the English Department’s linguist, specializing in the history, structure, and current use of the English language.  … Continued

Ritchie D. Kendall

Email About   Ritchie Kendall works primarily in Early English drama and the social and economic history of the period.  … Continued

Edward Donald Kennedy

About Edward Donald Kennedy (Don), a member of the UNC Department of English and Comparative Literature for 45 years, taught … Continued

Megan Matchinske

Email About   Megan Matchinske is an Emeritus Professor of English and Comparative Literature  

Photograph of John McGowan

John McGowan

John W. and Anna H. Hanes Distinguished Professor

John McGowan’s work sits at the intersection of philosophy, political theory, and literary studies.  He is interested in how writers … Continued