Profiles in "Shakespeare" Expertise Area

  • Moulton researches the cultural representation of gender and sexuality in early modern literature.
  • Ryner's teaching interests include Shakespeare and Renaissance drama; British literature to 1700; drama as a genre; literary theory and cultural studies.
  • Fazel teaches composition and literature (Shakespeare) for the Department of English.
  • Karen Bruhn studies late medieval and early modern European religious development, with an emphasis in Tudor and Jacobean England.
  • McNamara has taught and written about leadership, the American presidency, politics and literature, and classical political thought for 25 years, and developed leadership programs and internship opportunities for students.
  • Hope's work lives at the intersection of language and literature: using techniques from linguistics to explore literary texts, and literary texts as evidence for the linguistic history of English.
  • Ayanna Thompson is a Regents Professor of English at Arizona State University, and the Director of the Arizona Center for Medieval & Renaissance Studies (ACMRS). In 2021, she was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.