St. Bonaventure University

ST. BONAVENTURE FACULTY


Walsh, Megan

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ACADEMIC DEPARTMENT
English
ACADEMIC SCHOOL
School of Arts and Sciences

TITLES/RESPONSIBILITIES
Acting Dean, School of Arts and Sciences
Professor of English
Director, Literary Publishing & Editing Program
CONTACT
Office phone: (716) 375-2447
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OFFICE
Plassmann Hall F-2
COURSES TAUGHT
  • ENG 101. Writing I
  • ENG 102. Writing II
  • ENG 220. American Literature I 
  • ENG 221. American Literature II
  • ENG 375. American Novel to 1865 
  • ENG 379. African American Literature
  • ENG 500. Bibliography/Methods of Research
  • ENG 572. American Literature of the Nineteenth Century
  • ENG 574. American Literary Movements 
ACADEMIC DEGREES
  • Ph.D. (2010) and M.A. (2006), English, Temple University
  • B.A. (2003), History and English (Honors), University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Megan Walsh is the author of The Portrait and the Book: Illustration and Literary Culture in Early America (University of Iowa Press, 2017) and co-editor of Frank J. Webb’s The Garies and Their Friends (Broadview Press, 2016). Her research and writing has appeared in J19, Early American Literature, the Journal of Illustration, and elsewhere. The recipient of fellowships from the Newberry Library, the American Philosophical Society, the McNeil Center for Early American Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, and other institutions, Walsh was most recently a 2019-2020 NEH-AAS fellow at the American Antiquarian Society.

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