Laura Barefield

Laura Barefield, English, Gender Studies

Laura Barefield, English, Gender Studies

Associate Professor
Phone:
978-934-4188
Office:
O'Leary 479

Expertise

Old and Middle English Literature and Languages, Classical Mythology, Early Women Writers, Shakespeare

Educational Background

B.A. in Classics, Gettysburg College

M.A. in English., State University of New York at Binghamton

Ph.D. in English, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Biosketch

Laura D. Barefield is an Associate Professor of English. She specializes in Old and Middle English literature and languages. Her secondary interests lie in Classical Mythology, Women Writers, and Shakespeare. She has published a book, Gender and History in Medieval Romance and Chronicle. She has written several articles on Chaucer and gender in Medieval literature, as well as book reviews in a variety of scholarly journals.