Jackson Joins Department
August 28, 2012
The Department welcomes Dr. Mark Jackson as new assistant professor of English.
His research interests are in seventeenth-century English literature and early modern science and medicine, especially the writings of Francis Bacon. His dissertation, “The Prolongation of Life in Early Modern Literature and Culture,” received the Howell-Voitle Dissertation Award from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His articles and reviews have appeared in Notes & Queries, The Ben Jonson Journal, and Sixteenth Century Journal.