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    Marilyn Durham
    Department Chair
    Phone: (262) 472-5050
    Location: Laurentide 3207

    Peter Hoff
    Foreign Language Coordinator
    Phone: (262) 472-1591
    Location: Laurentide 3110

    Mary Orval
    Academic Dept Assoc
    Phone: (262) 472-1036
    Location: Laurentide 3209

    Faculty Profile

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    Beth Lueck, Professor

    Office location: Laurentide 3215
    Phone: (262) 472-5054
    Email: lueckb@uww.edu

    DEGREES:

    A.B., Vassar College, 1976

    M.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1978

    Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1983

     

    AREAS OF TEACHING:

    Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers, American Literature (beginning to 1900), American Renaissance, American Realism & Naturalism, American Gothic, American Sentimental & Domestic Fiction, American Slave Narrative

     

    COURSES TAUGHT:

    Survey of American Literature (226), American Renaissance (341), American Realism & Naturalism (342), Nineteenth-Century Women Writers (463), American Gothic, American Slave Narrative, American Gothic & the Sentimental Tradition, Freshman English (101, 102)

     

    SELECT PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS:

    “‘That Legacy of Blood’: Women, Race, and Power in E.D.E.N. Southworth’s Novels.”  Society for the Study of American Women Writers.  Philadelphia, PA, 9 November 2006

    “Harriet Beacher Stowe and E.D.E.N. Southworth: Biographical and Literary Heroines as Role Models for Women.”  Women and Leadership, Oxford Round Table, Oxford University, Oxford England.  August 2006

    “Keckley, Elizabeth” and Behind the Scenes; Or, Thirty Years a Slave, and Four Years in the White House.  Writing African American Women: An Encyclopedia of Literature by and about Women of Color.  Ed. Elizabeth Beaulieu.  Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2006

    American Writers and the Picturesque Tour; The Search for National Identity, 1790-1860.  New York: Garland Publishing, 1997

    American Travel Sketches with Dennis Berthold and Alfred Weber.  Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1989

    Location

    College of Letters & Sciences
    Laurentide Hall 4100
    University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
    800 W. Main Street
    Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

    Contact

    Office of the Dean
    Phone: (262) 472-1621
    E-mail: devittv@uww.edu

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