Name:  Matthew Fike
Title:  Professor of English
Education:  Ph.D., University of Michigan
M.A., University of Michigan
B.A., Hope College
Office:  258 Bancroft Hall   
Phone:  803/323-4575
Area(s):  Shakespeare and Renaissance Literature, British Literature, Jungian Literary Criticism


College of Arts and Sciences

Faculty & Staff Profiles

Dr. Fike joined the Winthrop faculty in 2000. His chief interests are psychological criticism and Early Modern literature, including Shakespeare, Spenser, and Milton. He is the author of five critical books: Spenser's Underworld in the 1590 "Faerie Queene"; A Jungian Study of Shakespeare: The Visionary ModeThe One Mind: C. G. Jung and the Future of Literary Criticism; Anima and Africa: Jungian Essays on Psyche, Land, and Literature; and Four Novels in Jung's 1925 Seminar: Literary Discussion and Analytical Psychology. Dr. Fike has also published more than 40 articles on British literature, American literature, and pedagogy.