Jennifer Feather

Head, Department of English & Associate Professor, Department of English & Cross-Appointed Faculty, Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program


Email Address:

Phone: 336.334.5379


Ph.D. English, Brown University
M.A. English, Brown University
B.A., English, Columbia University

Courses Taught


  • Major British Authors: Medieval to Neo-Classical
  • Shakespeare’s Later Plays
  • Shakespeare’s Early Plays and Sonnets
  • Big Questions in Diversity and Equity


  • Scholarly and Critical Writing
  • Studies in Renaissance Literature: Early Modern Mediterranean
  • Topics in Gender and Sexuality: Queer Renaissance
  • Studies in Shakespeare: Shakespearean Masculinities
  • Studies in the Sixteenth-Century: Early Modern Embodiment


  • Renaissance Literature
  • Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
  • Public Humanities