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Siobhan Phillips

(she/her/hers)Associate Professor of English (2011)

Contact Information

East College Room 407


Phillips teaches American literature of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, food studies, and creative writing.


  • B.A., Yale University, 1999
  • M.Phil., Oxford University, 2001
  • M.A., University of East Anglia, 2002
  • Ph.D., Yale University, 2007

2021-2022 Academic Year

Spring 2022

CRWR 218 Creative Writ:Poetry & Fiction
An introductory creative writing workshop in poetry and fiction.

ENGL 331 US Poetry of Modernist Era
This course examines U.S. poetry of the first four decades of the twentieth century, focusing on how authors experimented with new forms and techniques of verse writing to engage with changing social and political conditions. Authors studied may include T. S. Eliot, Robert Frost, Langston Hughes, Marianne Moore, and Muriel Rukeyser.