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Allison Abra

Dr. Allison Abra

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Modern Britain, Modern Europe, Popular Culture, Women/Gender, War and Society

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: History

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Allison.AbraFREEMississippi

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Dr. Angela Ball

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Poetry Writing; Contemporary and Modern Literature; World Literature

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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Angela.BallFREEMississippi

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Dr. Jonathan Barron

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

American Poetry, Robert Frost, Jewish American Literature

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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Jonathan.BarronFREEMississippi

Joshua Bernstein

Joshua Bernstein

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Creative Writing – Prose; British Modernism; Joseph Conrad

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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Joshua.BernsteinFREEMississippi

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Jeffrey Bourdon

Visiting Assistant Teaching Professor

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: History

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Jeffrey.BourdonFREEMississippi

Jennifer Brewington

Dr. Jennifer Brewington

Assistant Teaching Professor

Areas of Expertise

Fiction, creative writing, and composition.

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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Jennifer.BrewingtonFREEMississippi

Douglas Bristol

Dr. Douglas Bristol

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

African American history, Business history, U.S. race relations, War and Society

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: History

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Douglas.BristolFREEMississippi

Samuel Bruton

Dr. Samuel Bruton

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Ethics, Applied Ethics

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: Philosophy and Religion

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Samuel.BrutonFREEMississippi

Daniel Capper

Dr. Daniel Capper Jr

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Buddhism, religion and the environment, social scientific study of religion

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: Philosophy and Religion

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Daniel.CapperFREEMississippi

Amy Carey

Ms. Amy Carey

Instructor

Areas of Expertise

Composition, professional writing, Writing Center pedagogy and tutoring

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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Amy.CareyFREEMississippi

Craig Carey

Dr. Craig Carey

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

American Literature, Media Theory, Game Studies, Book History

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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Craig.CareyFREEMississippi

Matthew Casey

Dr. Matthew Casey

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Latin America and the Caribbean with special focus on Cuba and Haiti

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: History

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Matthew.CaseyFREEMississippi

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Douglas Chambers

Associate Professor

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: History

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Douglas.ChambersFREEMississippi

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Orazio Ciccarelli

Emeritus

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: History

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ciccarelli.orazioFREEMississippi

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Dr. Adam Clay

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Creative Writing - Poetry; Contemporary American Poetry; Editing and Publishing

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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Adam.ClayFREEMississippi

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Dr. Kate Cochran

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Southern studies, American literature, young adult literature, English education

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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Katherine.CochranFREEMississippi

Maria Conti Maravillas

Dr. Maria Conti Maravillas

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

writing centers, writing program administration, summer bridge programs, composition theory and pedagogies

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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M.ContiMaravillasFREEMississippi

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Michael Dearmey

Full Professor

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: Philosophy and Religion

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Michael.DearmeyFREEMississippi

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Dr. Wade Eickelmann

Associate Teaching Professor

Areas of Expertise

Theories of religion

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: Philosophy and Religion

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Allan.EickelmannFREEMississippi

Christopher Foley

Dr. Christopher Foley

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Early Modern Literature, Renaissance Drama, Ecocriticism and the Environmental Humanities

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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Christopher.D.FoleyFREEMississippi

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Dr. Westley Follett

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Medieval European History, pre-modern Religious History, early Ireland

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: History

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Westley.FollettFREEMississippi

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Giovanni Fontecchio

Emeritus

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: World Languages

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G.FontecchioFREEMississippi

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Professor Damon Franke

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Modernism, Irish Studies, Literature of the Environment, 19th and 20th Century Literature

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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Damon.FrankeFREEMississippi

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Dr. Olivia Clare Friedman

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Creative Writing - Fiction, Creative Writing - Poetry

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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Olivia.ClareFREEMississippi

Monika Gehlawat

Monika Gehlawat

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Modern and Contemporary Literature, Visual Art, Critical Theory

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Humanities
Discipline: English

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Monika.GehlawatFREEMississippi