Literature
College of Arts and Humanities

Statesboro Campus Faculty and Staff

Main Office: 912-478-5133
Location: 3307 Newton Building


Megan Bowen
3308D Newton Building
912-478-7740
mbowen@georgiasouthern.edu

Cynthia DeVoe
Sr. Administrative Assistant
Gamble Hall 105 – Armstrong
912-344-2594
cdevoe@georgiasouthern.edu

Yvette Wheeler
Administrative Assistant
Gamble Hall 103 – Armstrong
912-344-2574
ywheeler@georgiasouthern.edu


Faculty

Dr. Beth Howells
Department Chair
3307B Newton Building
912-478-5133
bhowells@georgiasouthern.edu

Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Greensboro

Writing, Rhetoric, Gender and Women’s Studies, Composition Studies, 19th Century British Literature

 Dr. Dustin Anderson
Director of Graduate Studies
Associate Professor
3302B Newton Building
912-478-1354
danderson@georgiasouthern.edu

Transnational Modernism; British & Irish Literature; Drama; Literary Criticism and Theory

Dr. Lindsey Chappell
Assistant Professor
3304B Newton Building
912-478-6095
lchappell@georgiasouthern.edu

Kevin Corr
Instructor
1132 Forest Drive Building
912-478-1132
kcorr@georgiasouthern.edu

Dr. Robert Costomiris
Associate Professor
3305C Newton Building
912-478-0837
robtcost@georgiasouthern.edu

Chaucer; Medieval English Literature

Dr. Marc D. Cyr
Associate Professor
1122A Newton Building
912-478-0235
marcdcyr@georgiasouthern.edu

Dr. Olivia Carr Edenfield
Professor
2220B Newton Building
912-478-0155
carr@georgiasouthern.edu

American Literature

 Dr. Bradley Edwards
Senior Lecturer
3306A Newton Building
912-478-5350
bradedwards@georgiasouthern.edu

 The American Novel; The American Journey Novel; Multicultural American Literature; Bharati Mukherjee; Ernest Hemingway; Cormac McCarthy; Herman Melville

Dr. Richard Flynn
Professor
2218B Newton Building
912-478-0150
rflynn@georgiasouthern.edu

Modern and Contemporary Poetry; Children’s and Young Adult Literature

Dr. Julia Griffin
Associate Professor
2219B Newton Building
912-478-1412
jgriffin@georgiasouthern.edu

Renaissance Literature

Dr. Howard Keeley
Director of The Center for Irish Research and Teaching
Assistant Professor
3305A Newton Building
912-478-0221
hkeeley@georgiasouthern.edu

 Modern Irish Literature

Dr. Gautam Kundu
Professor
3305B Newton Building
912-478-5896
gkundu@georgiasouthern.edu

 Modern American Literature; Postcolonial Theory

Dr. Joe Pellegrino
Associate Professor
3308B Newton Building
912-478-5853
jpellegrino@GeorgiaSouthern.edu

Irish Literature; Postcolonial Literature; World Literature; Critical Theory

Dr. Caren Town
Professor
3304D Newton Building
912-478-5803
cartow@georgiasouthern.edu

 19th- and 20th-Century American Literature; Young Adult Fiction; Critical Theory

Dr. Mary A. Villeponteaux
Professor
3302A Newton Building
912-478-8569
mvilleponteaux@georgiasouthern.edu

English Renaissance Literature; Shakespeare

Dr. Tomasz Warchol
Associate Professor
2223A Newton Building
912-478-5823
tomwar@georgiasouthern.edu

International Cinema; American and World Literature

Dr. Timothy Whelan
Professor
3301B Newton Building
912-478-0871
timwhel@georgiasouthern.edu

 Early American Literature; American Religious Studies

Last updated: 9/13/2019

Department of Literature

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