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 Suzie A Park

Suzie A Park

Associate Professor of English

Office: 3030 - Coleman Hall
Email: sapark@eiu.edu
Office Hours:  T 12:15-5:00 p.m. & 6:15-6:30 p.m.

Suzie Park’s areas of teaching and research interest include 18th-century literature and British Romanticism, the novel, poetry, sentimental culture, and information culture. Her articles have appeared in journals including Literature Compass, Eighteenth Century: Theory and Interpretation and European Romantic Review. She has been an NEH Fellow, Mellon Fellow, and participant in the National Humanities Center Summer Institute. She is currently at work on two book projects, titled Compulsory Narration: Resisting the Demand for Depth in an Age of Information, 1750-1850, and Preparing for Eventualities. Park is the President of the Phi Beta Kappa Association of East Central Illinois (inducted into Phi Beta Kappa at Duke University).


Frequently Taught Courses

Literature and Science: On Bugs, Zombies, and Literary Theory (Fall 2014)

Education

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
B.A., Duke University

Professional Organizations

President, Phi Beta Kappa Association of East Central Illinois

Research

British romanticism, eighteenth-century British literature, sentimental culture, information culture, literary theory.

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