Dr. Caroline McManus

College of Arts and Letters
Department of English
Email: cmcmanu@exchange.calstatela.edu

INTRODUCTION

Professor of English Caroline McManus teaches courses in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century English literature, children's literature, and literature-based pedagogy. Her publications include Spenser’s “Faerie Queene” and the Reading of Women (University of Delaware Press, 2002) and several articles on Elizabethan and Jacobean literature, politics, and the visual arts, as well as essays on pedagogical practice.  She is particularly interested in training teachers and promoting community engagement with literary texts ranging from children's picture books to Shakespeare's plays to Milton's Paradise Lost.  


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EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Ph.D. English, University of California, Los Angeles

M.A. English, University of Exeter, England

B.A. English, Occidental College (summa cum laude)