Melissa Lingle-Martin


Ph.D., Literature and Criticism, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
M.A., Literature, University of New Hampshire
B.A., English and French, Grove City College

Teaching Interests

American Literatures, Introduction to Literature, Composition, Law and Literature, Women Writers, American Studies, Protest Literature, the Transatlantic Novel, Digital Humanities

Research Interests

Early American Literatures and Cultures, Women Writers, Law and Literature, Intermediality, Visual Culture, Literature of the Civil War Era, Interdisciplinary Scholarship and Pedagogy


“Iconoclasm, Parody, and the Provocations of Lydia Maria Child’s A Romance of the Republic.” Legacy: A Journal of American Women Writers  31.2  (2014):  207-235.

Teaching Law and Literature.  Edited by Austin Sarat, Cathrine O. Frank, and Matthew Anderson. Studies in the Humanities  39-40.1-2  (2012-2013):  306-11.

Edited Volumes
With M. E. Harrison.  Literacy & Performance: The Proceedings of the 2007 EAPSU Annual Conference.  2008.

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