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Samuel McMillan


29 Burrowes Building

Mailroom: 430 Burrowes Building

University Park , PA 16802

Office Hours:

  • SPRING 2017:T 12:30–2:00; F 10:30–12:00; by appointment.


  1. Ph.D. English - The Pennsylvania State University (2016)
  2. M.A. English - The Pennsylvania State University (2012)
  3. B.A. English - Colgate University (2009)

Professional Bio

Sam is a lecturer whose research focus is on late medieval and early modern literature. He recently completed a dissertation examining the relationships between misrule and authorship in the works of Guillaume de Lorris and Jean de Meun, Geoffrey Chaucer, John Gower, John Lydgate, Thomas Hoccleve, Stephen Hawes, and John Skelton. His research interests include authorship, intertextuality, aesthetics, horror, and the sublime. Sam has taught classes on introductory and advanced rhetoric and composition, early British literature, Adventure Literature, Shakespeare, and Chaucer.