Faculty Profile

Wendy Moffat

Professor of English; John J. Curley '60 and Ann Conser Curley '63 Faculty Chair in Global Education (1984)

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on sabbatical 2018-19



Her teaching interests include modernism, literature and sexuality, biography, and literary theory. Her biography, A Great Unrecorded History: A New Life of E. M. Forster, received the Biographer’s Club Prize in 2010 and was runner-up for the PEN Biography Prize in 2011.


  • B.A., Yale University, 1977
  • M.A., 1979
  • M.Phil., 1981, Ph.D., 1986


  • Ganoe Award for Inspirational Teaching, 1994-1995