St. Bonaventure University

Faculty Emeriti


Mulryan, John J.

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ACADEMIC DEPARTMENT
English
ACADEMIC SCHOOL
School of Arts and Sciences

TITLES/RESPONSIBILITIES
Professor Emeritus, English
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COURSES TAUGHT
ACADEMIC DEGREES
  • Ph.D., University of Minnesota
  • M.A., Marquette University
  • B.A., Iona College
OTHER EDUCATION
PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Areas of Expertise: 

  • John Milton
  • Mythological Tradition
  • Renaissance Literature
  • Medieval Literature
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TEACHING PHILOSOPHY
CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS/PROJECTS
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Points of Interest 

  • Past president of the Milton Society of America
  • Nationally known for his expertise on John Milton, as well as the mythological tradition in medieval literature
  • Author of “Through a Glass Darkly: Milton’s Reinvention of Mythological Tradition,” the product of 30 years of research using original sources in England, Italy and the United States
  • Editor of “Milton and the Middle Ages,” published in 1982, and “Renaissance Latin Drama in England,” published in Germany in 1991
  • Author of numerous journal articles, essays and encyclopedia entries and a presenter at national and international conferences on medieval literature
  • Editor of the journal Cithara: Essays in the Judeo-Christian Tradition
  • Holds a bachelor’s degree from Iona College, a master’s degree from Marquette University, and a doctoral degree from the University of Minnesota, where the College of Liberal Arts has named him to its honor roll of Alumni of Notable Achievement
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