Department of English

Dr. Paul Wiebe

Dr. Paul Wiebe
Chair & Associate Professor of English


Paul Wiebe teaches Survey of English Literature and Senior Seminar.  His research interests include British Romanticism, law and literature, colonial discourse in Caribbean literature, and argumentation theory.  Dr. Wiebe is currently serving as chair of the department.

Ph.D., English, Emory University

M.A., English, Emory University

B.A, English, Texas Christian University

Selected Publications
“‘Miss Muriel’: Rewriting Innocence into Experience.” Ann Petry’s Short Fiction.  Eds. Hazel Ervin and Hilary Hollady.  Westport: Praeger, 2004.  59-78.

Myth as Genre in British Romantic Poetry.  New York: Peter Lang, 1999.

Selected Presentations
“‘The Print of the Murderer’s Finger Was on His Neck’: Frankenstein and Forensic Science.” International Conference on Romanticism.  Texas A&M International University, October 14-17, 2004

“John Singleton’s A General Description of the West-Indian Islands: Topographical Poetry in the Caribbean.”  International Conference on Caribbean Literature.  Freeport, Grand Bahama Island, November 5-7, 2003.

“The Topographical View: Wordsworth at Home and Abroad.”  International Conference on Romanticism.  Marquette University, November 13-15, 2003.

“The Pastoral in English Caribbean Literature.”  International Conference on Caribbean Literature.  Martinique, November 7-9, 2001.

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