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EIU Department of English


Parley Ann Boswell, Professor of English

Office: 3566 - Coleman Hall
Fall 2015 Office Hours:  TR 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and by appointment

Parley Ann Boswell teaches American literature from the Colonial period through early twentieth century, and film studies courses. She has a special interest in American culture, and has published on popular literature from the Colonial period through twenty-first-century Hollywood, including Reel Rituals (Popular Press, 1999)  Edith Wharton on Film (Southern Illinois University Press, 2007), and most recently, Pregnancy in Literature and Film (McFarland Press, 2014). 


PhD, Loyola University of Chicago


American literature, film studies.

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Department of English

600 Lincoln Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920
(217) 581-2428
Fax: (217) 581-7209

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