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Maureen Quilligan


Doctoral Dissertations Chaired


Susan Iwanisziw "The Place of Women in Early Modern English Closet Drama"


Zell Kravinsky "Paradox Glossed: Milton's Allegory of Masculine Transcendence"


Lindon Barrett "In the Dark: Issues of Value, Evaluation and Authority in 20th Century Critical Discourse"
Juliet Fleming "Ladies' Men, the Ladies' Text, and the English Renaissance"
Kim Hall "Acknowledging Thins of Darkness: Race, Gender, and Power in Early Modern England"
Janet Spencer "The Politics of Mixed- Genre Drama: The Comic Treatment of Punishment Spectacles in Shakespeare"


Gwynne Kennedy "The Nature of Sexual Difference in the English Renaissance"
Wendy Wall "The Shapes of Desire: Printing, Publication, and Renaissance Cultural Forms"


Philip Edward Pedley "The Place of Hierarchy in Milton's Thought"


Julie Solomon "Magicians and Travellers: The Representation of Human Knowing in the English Drama and Prose of the late 16th and early 17th centuries"


Sayre N. Greenfield "Backwards Glances at Faerieland: Spencer's Settings in The Faerie Queene"

Courses Taught

fall 1997

ENGL 201.302 Major British Writers  

spring 1997

ENGL 201.305 Major British Writers  
ENGL 537.401 Renaissance Epic  

fall 1996

ENGL 201.305 Major British Writers  

spring 1996

fall 1995

ENGL 101.001 Shakespeare