Professor of EnglishOffice: Tyler Hall 238 (Chair's Office)
Office Hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays 2-3:30
Chair Hours: Wednesdays & Fridays 1-5
Phone: 757-221-3946 (Chair's Office)
Areas of Specialization
Late nineteenth- and twentieth-century American literature and cultural history, U.S. southern literature and visual culture, narrative and visual representations of and about race in American culture, twentieth-century American women writers, William Faulkner, Eudora Welty, Richard Wright
Donaldson, Susan. Competing Voices: The American Novel, 1865-1914. New York: Twayne, 1998.
Donaldson, Susan, and Anne Goodwyn Jones, eds. Haunted Bodies: Gender and Southern Texts. Charlottesville: UP of Virginia, 1997.
|Donaldson, Susan, eds. Faulkner and Sexuality. Special Issue of The Faulkner Journal, 9.1&2 (1993/1994); 3-183|
|Donaldson, Susan, eds. Faulkner and Masculinity. Special Issue of The Faulkner Journal, 15.1&2 (1999/2000); 3-203|
|Donaldson, Susan and Michael Zeitlin, eds. Faulkner, Memory, History. Special Issue of The Faulkner Journal, 20.1&2 (2004/2005); 3-201|
|Donaldson, Susan and Amy Louise Wood, eds. Lynching and American Culture. Special Issue of Mississippi Quarterly, 61.1&2 (2008); 5-301|
A.B., University of North Carolina at Chaple Hill; M.A. and Ph.D., Brown University