Postmodern and Contemporary Literary Studies

Stacy Alaimo

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  • Title: Professor of English
  • Additional Title: Core Faculty, Environmental Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-1476
  • Office: 205 PLC
  • Office Hours: S22: Monday & Wednesday 12:30-1:30 & by appt.
  • Website: Website

Marcel Brousseau

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Kirby Brown

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Additional Title: Norman H. Brown Faculty Fellow, 2019-21; Director, Native American Studies
  • Phone: 541-346-5819
  • Office: 330 PLC
  • Office Hours: S22: Not teaching this term; not holding office hours.
  • Website: Website

Karen J. Ford

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3902
  • Office: 401 Tykeson Hall
  • Office Hours: By appt. through Jules Jones (

Kate Kelp-Stebbins

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  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3988
  • Office: 333 PLC
  • Office Hours: S22: T 1:45-3:45 in-person; F 1-2 by Zoom
  • Website: Website

Stephanie LeMenager

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  • Title: Barbara and Carlisle Moore Professor of English
  • Phone: 541-346-3966
  • Office: 457 PLC
  • Office Hours: S22: M 3-5 & by appt
  • Website: Website

David Li

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Collins Professor of the Humanities Emeritus

Forest Pyle

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-3928
  • Office: 270 PLC
  • Office Hours: On leave spring term; available by email & for scheduling Zoom appts.

Mark Quigley

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-1340
  • Office: 324 PLC
  • Office Hours: S22: Mondays 4:30-6:00, Fridays 4:00-5:30 & by appt. on Zoom 470-446-9397

Courtney Thorsson

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-1473
  • Office: 244 PLC
  • Office Hours: On leave spring term; not available by email

Elizabeth (Betsy) Wheeler

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  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Additional Title: Director, Disability Studies Minor
  • Phone: 541-346-3929
  • Office: 238 PLC
  • Office Hours: S22: TUES 2:30-4 PM & WED 12:30-2 PM. Please email to make an appt. TUES: Zoom, phone, or in person in 238 PLC WED: Zoom or phone

The Department of English is delighted to announce the following publication achievements by our graduate students:

Alexander Steele ...

Advanced announcement of Brousseau's "Hyperborders"

Faculty member Marcel Brousseau's book, Hyperborders: Cultural Techniques of the Trans-American Borderlands, is scheduled to be ...

Ulrick Casimir to read "Children of the Night."

Faculty member Ulrick Casimir will read from his new short story collection, Children of the Night, at the ...

The Office of the Provost awards Wald for excellence in research, teaching, and service

Professors David Vázquez and Sarah Wald will facilitate "Contexts for Teaching Under the Feet of Jesus"

1:00-3:00 PM, Wednesday, May 1, 2019, Ford Alumni Center Ballroom


Celeste Reeb, Stephanie Mastrostefano, and Carmel Ohman are recognized for promising work in women, gender, and society.

CAS recognizes Professor Brown for excellence in teaching and scholarship

Join us in celebrating the English Honor Society's banner year

English Undergrads Win Fellowships for New Approaches to Shakespeare’s Caliban, Kesey’s Environmentalism, and the Racialized Children of Southern Gothic


Join Ulrick Casimir at the Duck Store for readings from his exciting short story collection!

The Duck Store (13th and Kincaid), 3:00 PM, Saturday, March 16th


Stop by Whirled Pies on 8th Ave to honor the life and legacy of Professor Coleman

6:00-9:00 PM, Friday, March 15, 2019


Oregon nonprofit Honoring Our New Ethnic Youth (H.O ...

Click to learn more about the English honorary's landmark year and fundraising efforts!



Please join us in supporting UO English's chapter of Sigma Tau Delta as it raises ...

Fairytales of Race and Nation

Courtney Thorsson reviews Helen Oyeyemi's novel Gingerbread for Public Books

Read it here: ...