Corman, BrianBrian Corman
Professor Emeritus; Graduate Faculty; Undergraduate Instructor
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 729
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Teaching and Research Interests
Drama 1600-1800; Literary Theory (esp. Genre and Literary History, History of Literary Criticism and Theory); The Novel (esp. Pre-1800 but some more recent); 17th-and 18th-Century Prose (Satire, History, Politics).
A.B., A.M., Ph.D. (Chicago)
Ed. The Broadview Anthology of Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Comedy
Women Novelists before Jane Austen: The Critics and their Canons
Genre and Generic Change in English Comedy
Articles on Congreve, Etherege, Farquhar, Fielding, Johnson, Pope, Purcell, Shadwell, Swift, Tate, genre theory, canon theory, literary history, reception theory and history.
Theatre in the age of Queen Anne.