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Nadine Attewell

Associate Professor
Email: attewen@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.24492
Office: Chester New Hall 311
Research Interests: Twentieth- and twenty-first-century British literature and film, anglophone Asian and Asian diasporic literary and cultural production, colonial, postcolonial, and Indigenous literature and theory, feminist and queer studies, critical race studies, visual studies
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 1AA3, ENGLISH 3AA3, ENGLISH 4VL3, ENGLISH 4ME3
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Sarah Brophy

Professor
Email: brophys@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.22243
Office: Chester New Hall 331
Research Interests: British literature and culture since 1945, fiction, visual culture, and auto/biography, critical approaches to race, disability, gender, embodiment, intimacy, and cosmopolitanism
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 2M06A, ENGLISH 1AA3, ENGLISH 4CB3, ENGLISH 4CB3
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Iris Bruce

Associate Professor
Email: ibruce@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.24697
Office: Togo Salmon Hall 627
Research Interests: Franz Kafka in his time and in contemporary popular culture, Linguistics, German, Europe
Recent Courses: GERMAN 3ZZ3, GERMAN 3H03, ENGLISH 3CC3, GERMAN 2CC3
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Chandrima Chakraborty

Associate Professor
Email: chandri@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23777
Office: Chester New Hall 309
Research Interests: South Asian Literatures and Cultures, Diaspora, Postcolonial Cultural Studies, Religion, Nationalism, Masculinity, History, Memory, & Ethics, Bollywood Cinema
Recent Courses: CSCT 4WI3, ENGLISH 3R06A, ENGLISH 3R06
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David Clark

Professor
Email: dclark@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23737
Office: Chester New Hall 321
Research Interests: Contemporary Critical Theory, post-Enlightenment Philosophy, Romantic Literary Practice, Critical Animal Studies, Social and Political Thought
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 3QQ3, ENGLISH 4AR3, ENGLISH 1A03, ENGLISH 3AA3
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Daniel Coleman

Professor
Email: dcoleman@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23717
Office: Chester New Hall 303
Research Interests: Canadian Literature, Caribbean Canadian writing, critical race studies, settler colonial studies, diaspora and immigration, Indigenous literary and cultural studies, the literary and cultural production of categories of privilege, the cultural and spiritual politics of reading
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 3A03, ENGLISH 3A03, ENGLISH 3A03
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Amber Dean

Associate Professor
Email: deanamb@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23725
Office: Chester New Hall 214
Research Interests: contemporary feminist theory, trauma and memory studies, visual culture studies
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 1CS3, ENGLISH 2RW6
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Jeffery Donaldson

Professor
Email: jdonalds@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.24132
Office: Chester New Hall 308
Research Interests: English, Short, Genres
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 1A03, ENGLISH 1A03, ENGLISH 1A03
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Susan Fast

GSFR Program Director
Professor
Email: fastfs@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.24715
Office: Chester New Hall 308
Research Interests: representations of gender and sexuality, race and ethnicity, constructions of self and other, performance and performativity, geopolitical violence/conflict in contemporary popular music
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 1CS3, MUSIC 2II3, CSCT 1CS3
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Susan Searls Giroux

Professor
Email: avpfac@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.24672
Office: University Hall 203
Research Interests: Critical theory, race/ethnic studies, globalization, cultural studies, radical theories of education, modern and postmodern American literature
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Henry Giroux

Professor
Email: girouxh@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.26551
Office: Chester New Hall 229
Research Interests: Education and Pedagogy, Politics, Neoliberalism and authoritarianism, War, Public vs. private, Aesthetics
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Donald Goellnicht

Professor
Email: goellnic@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.26259
Office: Chester New Hall 225
Research Interests: Asian North American literature and Culture, African American literature, critical race and ethnic studies, diaspora studies, queer studies
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 3GF3, ENGLISH 3EE3
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Melinda Gough

Associate Professor
Email: goughm@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23716
Office: Chester New Hall 329
Research Interests: Renaissance studies, Feminist studies
Recent Courses: WOMEN ST 1A03
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Cathy Grisé

Associate Professor
Email: grisec@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23510
Office: Chester New Hall 325
Research Interests: Gender, religion, literary production and reception, Middle English literature and culture, science fiction
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 2CR3, ENGLISH 3C06A, ENGLISH 2CR3, ENGLISH 2KK3
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Roger Hyman

Associate Professor
Email: hymanr@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23732
Office: Chester New Hall 302
Research Interests: English-Canadian fiction, the novel
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 2G06A, ENGLISH 2C03, ENGLISH 4DD3, THTRFLM 3DD3
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Grace Kehler

Associate Professor
Email: kehlerg@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23723
Office: Chester New Hall 208
Research Interests: English literature, Canadian, British, and Victoria literature and culture, Adaptations
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 3M06A, ENGLISH 4AN3, ENGLISH 3M06
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James King

Professor
Email: jking@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.24493
Office: Chester New Hall 316
Research Interests: Visual modernisms in Canadian and English art, fiction and non-fiction writing
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 1C06A, ENGLISH 4FW3, ENGLISH 4CF3, ENGLISH 3H03
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Rick Monture

Assistant Professor
Email: monture@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23726
Office: Chester New Hall 209
Research Interests: First Nations, Metis and Inuit literature and critical theory, nineteenth and twentieth-century American literature, Beat literature, American counterculture movements and music, especially country, blues and punk
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Susie O'Brien

Associate Professor
Email: obriensu@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23724
Office: Chester New Hall 301
Research Interests: environmental humanities, postcolonial theory and culture, globalization
Recent Courses: CSCT 2Z03, ENGLISH 2Z03, ENGLISH 2Z03, ENGLISH 2Z03
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Mary O'Connor

Professor
Email: moconnor@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23731
Office: Chester New Hall 323
Research Interests: English, African-American women writers, Women, gender, and feminist theory, Victorian and modern British literature, Bakhtin
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 4AA3
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Anne Savage

Associate Professor
Email: savage@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23729
Office: Chester New Hall 326
Research Interests: English Literature , Medieval Studies, Posthumanism, Science fiction
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 4SF3, ENGLISH 3L03, ENGLISH 3L03, ENGLISH 3L03
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Mary Silcox

Professor
Email: silcox@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.27314
Office: Chester New Hall 330
Research Interests: English Literature, Utopian literature, Sixteenth and seventeenth-century literature, emblem studies
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 3RL6A, ENGLISH 3RL6A, ENGLISH 4UT3
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Peter Walmsley

Professor
Email: walmsley@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23728
Office: Chester New Hall 323
Research Interests: Restoration and 18th-century British writing, science and philosophy, representations of labour in the Enlightenment, slavery, colonization, indigeneity
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Lorraine York

Professor
Email: yorkl@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23739
Office: Chester New Hall 304
Research Interests: English Literature, Contemporary Canadian Literature, Celebrity and culture
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 4GN3, ENGLISH 4GN3, ENGLISH 1A03, ENGLISH 2G06
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Eugenia Zuroski

Associate Professor
Email: zuroski@mcmaster.ca
Phone: 905-525-9140 x.23720
Office: Chester New Hall 403
Research Interests: English, Genres, Eighteenth-century British literature and culture, Orientalism and cosmopolitanism, Material culture, Politics of form, Genealogies of the modern subject
Recent Courses: ENGLISH 1A03, ENGLISH 3G06A, ENGLISH 1A03
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