Western Kentucky University

Department of English - Lloyd Davies

Dr. Lloyd Davies

Dr. Lloyd Davies

Professor

Office:  Cherry Hall 118
Phone:  270-745-5717
Email:  lloyd.davies@wku.edu

Courses

Eng 200  Introduction to Literature
Eng 300  Writing in the Disciplines
Eng 381-382  Survey of English Literature
Eng 385  World Literature
Eng 399  Topics in English: Switzerland in Literature
Eng 460  Literary Criticism
Eng 484  Romantic Movement
Eng 586  Seminar in British Writers
Eng 597  Special Topics
Faculty-directed Summer Study Abroad Program in Switzerland

Research

Romanticism
Literary Criticism
Aesthetic Theory
Jewish/Biblical Studies

Bio

Ph.D. in Literature, 1993. Duke University, Program in Literature, Durham, North Carolina. Dissertation: “On Reading Nature: Romanticism, Textuality, and the Alps.”  Supervisor: Robert Gleckner. Committee Members: Fredric Jameson, James Rolleston, Clyde de L. Ryals, Thomas Pfau.

MA in Philosophical Aesthetics, 1986. Institute for Christian Studies, Toronto, Canada. Thesis: “Owen Barfield's Aesthetics: Worldview and Poetic Consciousness.” Director: Calvin Seerveld.

BA in Comparative Literature (English and German), 1979. UC Riverside, Riverside, California.

BFA in Music (piano performance), 1973. California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, California.

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