Peggy  Thompson

Peggy Thompson

Ellen Douglass Leyburn Professor Emerita of English

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Academic Degrees

B.A., (Humanities) Arizona State University
M.A., (Philosophy) Emory University
M.A., (Humanities) Arizona State University
M.A., (English) Indiana University
Ph.D., (English) Indiana University

Teaching and Scholarly Interests

Professor Thompson's interests include Restoration and eighteenth-century literature, medieval and renaissance drama, women's studies, and comedy. Her latest book, "Coyness and Crime in Restoration Comedy: Women's Desire, Deception, and Agency" was published in 2012.

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Curriculum Vitae (PDF)