Marie E. McAllister

Marie McAllister
  • Professor
  • Engl, Ling & Communication
  • Academic Degrees

    • B.A., Yale University
    • Ph.D., Princeton University
  • Areas of Expertise

    • Eighteenth-Century British Literature
    • Literature and medicine
    • Travel Writing

Marie E. McAllister, Professor of English, holds a Ph.D. (1988) in English literature from Princeton University and a B.A. (1982) in English from Yale University.

McAllister’s edition of the travel journal of Ann Flaxman is forthcoming from Romantic Circles Electronic Editions. Her articles have been published in The Age of Johnson, Eighteenth-Century Fiction, Eighteenth-Century Life, The Eighteenth-Century Novel, Source: Notes on the History of Art , and various scholarly collections. She has presented more than 30 papers at scholarly conferences.

With her students, McAllister is the creator of Eighteenth-Century Audio, an archive of oral poetry from 1660-1800.

McAllister is a past president and executive board member of the East-Central American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (EC/ASECS). In 2004, she received that organization’s Leland Peterson Award for professional service. She is a member of EC/ASECS, the American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, the Modern Language Association, the Aphra Behn Society, and the American Association of University Professors.