University of Vermont

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ANDREW T. BARNABY

Professor
English
Arts & Sciences
Phone:(802)656-3054
Email Address:abarnaby@zoo.uvm.edu
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802)656-1107 leeann.cox@uvm.edu
Specialty:English Renaissance literature, the Bible, Shakespeare
Biography:Barnaby's fields of study include English Renaissance literature and cultural history, with special emphasis on Shakespeare, Milton, Bacon, metaphysical poetry and 17th-Century philosophy and science. His scholarship includes literary theory, the European epic tradition, the Bible and Biblical literary traditions. He is co-author of the book, "Literate Experience: The Work of Knowing in 17th-Century English Writing." Barnaby has published nearly 20 articles, essays, reviews and readers' reports in professional journals and for such publishers as Milton Studies, Macmillan Press and Mayfield Publishing. He is on the advisory board of "Jx" a journal of literary criticism and theory published by the University of Mississippi and is a two-time recipient of Mellon Fellowships in the Humanities.