Franklin G. Burroughs

Harrison King McCann Research Professor of the English Language Emeritus

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Franklin G. Burroughs, Jr.

Education:

Ph.D., Harvard University, 1970

Teaching areas:

Chaucer; Medieval epic and romance; Old English; creative writing (narrative); nineteenth- and twentieth-century nature writing; Faulkner; the personal essay.

Research/writing interests:

Creative non-fiction, typically dealing with intersections of local, natural, and personal history; John James Audubon.

Links:

Campus News: Merrymeeting Bay: Writer and Photographer Celebrate Maine's Treasured Delta