Renaissance literature, English and other languages; intellectual and religious history; poetry and poetics from the Renaissance to the present.
Medieval, Renaissance, 18th century, Russian and Soviet Literature, Translation (Russian into English, literary). I am a certified translator (Russian>English) through the American Translators Association (ATA). I am particularly interested in Renaissance and Soviet versions of utopia, and in Soviet interpretations of the Renaissance.
Steven Swarbrick is an assistant professor of English at Baruch College, CUNY. He specializes in English Renaissance literature, environmental humanities, and critical theory.
Early modern English literature and culture, Renaissance drama including Shakespeare, premodern history of sexuality and gender, textual editing, philology, history of authorship and collaboration
Renaissance / early modern English literature & culture; modern and postmodern American poetry; poetics and historiography; literary & cultural theory; digital humanities.
I specialize in English Renaissance literature, especially Shakespeare. I also have research interests in ecotheory, plant studies, queer studies, and disability studies. I teach at the University of British Columbia.
Conversational exchanges in early modern England, digital editorial practices & pedagogy, bridging the medieval/English Renaissance divide, intersections of classical, late medieval, and early modern literature, Shakespeare & Co., and 18th Centry Bardolatry.
Valerie Billing is Assistant Professor of English at Central College, where she teaches courses in Shakespeare, medieval and early modern English literature, world literature, LGBTQ+ literature, and disability literature. She holds a B.A. in English Literature from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Early Modern English Literature from the University of California, Davis. Valerie’s current research project investigates the erotics of size in a range of early modern drama, poetry, prose, and visual art.
Vice Provost for Academic Operations; Professor of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages; Professor of English.