People

Faculty

Chair and Associate Professor of English

Amy Martin teaches Victorian literature, Irish studies, postcolonial studies, and visual culture. Her first book, Alter-Nations, provides a genealogy of the modern idea of terrorism as it emerges in nineteenth century representations of Ireland, and has published articles and book chapters on Victorian Ireland. She has been lectured at Notre Dame’s Irish Studies Summer Seminar, the James Joyce Summer School, and Princeton’s Fund for Irish Studies.  She is working on a book on Irish internationalism and critiques of empire.

413-538-2062
112 Shattuck Hall
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Appointments made through Google Drive
Associate Professor of English
413-538-3224
206 Shattuck Hall
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Andrew W. Mellon Professor of English
413-538-2532
210 Shattuck Hall
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T, 2:30–3:30 or by appointment

Scott Branson

Visiting Five College Assistant Professor of English
413-538-2457
31, 8 Park Street
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Kimberly Juanita Brown

Assistant Professor of English
413-538-3058
108 Shattuck Hall
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Associate Professor of English & Chair of Critical Social Thought

Iyko Day's research and teaching focus on race, literature and visual culture, and theories of colonial capitalism. She is the author of Alien Capital: Asian Racialization and the Logic of Settler Colonial Capitalism, published (Duke University Press, 2016).

413-538-3222
314 Shattuck Hall
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Professor of English
413-538-2801
23, 8 Park Street
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Th, 4:15 and by appointment
Dean of Studies and Lecturer in English
413-538-2855
21, 8 Park Street
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Andrea Lawlor

Visiting Lecturer in English

Andrea Lawlor teaches ESOL and Creative Writing, with a special interest in Queer and Trans Writing. Lawlor's publications include a chapbook, Position Papers (Factory Hollow Press, 2016) and a novel forthcoming in 2017, Paul Takes the Guise of a Mortal Girl (Rescue Press). Lawlor also edits fiction for Fence, and has been awarded fellowships by Lambda Literary and Radar Labs.

413-538-3330
14, 8 Park Street
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By appointment using my Google calendar
Alumnae Foundation Chair in English
413-538-2448
112 and 204 Shattuck Hall
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Visiting Senior Lecturer in English
413-538-2450
22, 8 Park Street
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Professor of English
413-538-2808
32, 8 Park Street
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Katherine O'Callaghan

Visiting Lecturer in English
413-538-3136
15, 8 Park Street
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Amy Rodgers Assistant Professor of English

Amy Rodgers

Assistant Professor of English

Amy Rodgers specializes in Early Modern Literature and Culture; Literary Theory; Audience Studies; Mass Culture and Popular Culture Studies; Film Studies; Medieval Drama; Contemporary Drama; and Playwriting and Dance History

413-538-3038
212 Shattuck Hall
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Assistant Professor of English
413-538-3884
215 Shattuck Hall
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Emily Dickinson Professor of English
413-538-2444
13, 8 Park Street
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Mark C. Shea

Lecturer in English; Coordinator of ESOL
413-538-3541
215 Dwight Hall
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Assistant Professor of English
413-538-3229
213 Shattuck Hall
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Senior Lecturer in English

Sally Sutherland teaches courses in Shakespeare, early modern and modern drama, adaptations of plays to film, medicine in literature, and health humanities. She has published on Jacobean revenge tragedy and medieval cycle plays. Before returning to the full-time faculty in 2013, she served Mount Holyoke in a number of administrative capacities: first-year dean, dean of studies, associate dean of faculty, and senior advisor to the president.

413-538-3037
24, 8 Park Street
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Lucia, Ruth and Elizabeth MacGregor Professor of English

Donald Weber specializes in American literature and culture; ethnic studies; film; politics and literature.

413-538-2279
112 and 312 Shattuck Hall
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Carl M. and Elsie A. Small Professor of English

Elizabeth Young teaches courses on American literature, women’s writing, film, and visual culture. Her courses often focus on intersections among gender, race, and sexuality in U.S. culture and on combinations of literary and visual materials. Her scholarly research includes the books Black Frankenstein: The Making of an American Metaphor and Disarming the Nation: Women’s Writing and the American Civil War. Her current book project is on the representation of animals in nineteenth-century novels, taxidermy, and other cultural forms.

413-538-2326
202 Shattuck Hall
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Associate Professor of English, Director of Studies for English & Chair of Medieval Studies
413-538-2825
317 Shattuck Hall
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Staff

Cindy Meehan

Academic Department Coordinator
413-538-2146
111 Shattuck Hall
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