Robin Woods

Robin Woods

Professor of English

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920-748-8721
Office: West 205

  • Basic Information
  • Awards & Honors
  • Publications
  • Areas of Interest

Basic Information

Education

AB, Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley

Courses Taught

  • Romanticism
  • History of the Novel
  • Literature and Composition
  • Literature of Sport
  • Literary Criticism
  • Women’s Literature
  • Foundations of English Literature
  • Major Author: Toni Morrison
  • Senior Seminar: Narrative

Awards & Honors

  • Romanticism
  • History of the Novel
  • Literature and Composition
  • Literature of Sport
  • Literary Criticism
  • Women’s Literature
  • Foundations of English Literature
  • Major Author: Toni Morrison
  • Senior Seminar: Narrative

Publications

  • “‘It Was the Mark of Cain': Agatha Christie and the Murder of the Mystery,” in Theory and Practice of Classic Detective Fiction.
  • “‘His Appearance Is Against Him': The Emergence of the Detective,” in The Cunning Craft: Original Essays on Detective Fiction and Contemporary Literary Theory.

 

Areas of Interest

  • Narrative
  • Traditional oral literature
  • Victorian literature
  • Popular literature, especially crime