Maggie Solberg

Assistant Professor of English

Professor Solberg teaches British medieval literature and culture, from Beowulf to Skelton. Her research interests include early English drama and the cult of the Virgin Mary.

Education

  • Ph.D., The University of Virginia; Charlottesville, VA
  • B.A., Oxford, St. Hilda's College ; Oxford, UK

Publications

“The Poetry of Death” in The Ivory Mirror: The Art of Mortality in Renaissance Europe, edited by Stephen Perkinson (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2017)

“A History of ‘The Mysteries,’” Early Theatre 19.1, (June 2016)

“Madonna, Whore: Mary’s Sexuality in the N-Town Plays,“ Comparative Drama 48.3, Fall 2014

The Ivory Mirror: The Art of Mortality in Renaissance Europe

News

‘Speaking to the Dead’: Karofsky Prize Winner Emma Maggie Solberg Brings Medieval England Alive

Virgins, Unicorns and Medieval Literature

Academic Awards, Karofsky Prize Presented on 2016 Honors Day