||Associate Professor of English; Director of Composition; Director of the Master of Liberal Arts Program
Ph.D., English, University of South Carolina
M.A., Language and Literature, University of Michigan
B.A., English, Miami University, Ohio
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Contemporary British Literature, Literary Theory, 20th-Century British Literature, Victorian Literature, British Romantic Literature, Critical Thinking
Dr. Brownson is an associate professor of English. Her teaching interests include literary theory, British Romantic literature, Victorian literature,20th-century British literature, and the contemporary British novel. Her research interests include Victorian periodicals, ethical theory, and British Romantic poets. She currently is working on a monograph about Thomas Hardy’s short stories and Victorian periodicals. Brownson also serves on the Executive Board of South Carolina Women in Higher Education as its secretary and as the membership chair of the College English Association.