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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

KAREN L RABER

ENGLISH
PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH
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W209B BONDURANT
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-5793
Joined UM: 08/15/1995

Areas of Expertise

  • ENGLISH
  • ENGLISH LITERATURE
  • ENVIRONMENTAL PHILOSOPHY
  • LITERATURE
  • LITERATURE, CRITICAL THEORY AND LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERATURE, ENGLISH RENAISSANCE LITERATURE
  • WOMEN WRITERS

Brief Bio

Karen Raber is Professor of English. She received her PhD from the University of California at San Diego in 1995. She is the author of Dramatic Difference: Gender, Class and Genre in the Early Modern Clost Drama (2001), coeditor with Ivo Kamps of William Shakespeare's Measure for Measure: Texts and Contexts (2004), coeditor with Treva J. Tucker of The Culture of the Horse: Status, Discipline and Identity in the Early Modern World (2005), and coeditor with Ivo Kamps and Tom Hallock of Early Modern Ecostudies: From Shakespeare to the Florentine Codex (2008). She has also published numerous articles and book chapters on early modern women writers, animal studies and ecocriticism, and is currently working on a monograph on animal embodiment in the Renaissance.

Degrees

BA
ENGLISH
YALE UNIVERSITY/ NEW HAVEN, CONNECTICUT (1983)
PHD
LITERATURE
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA-SAN DIEGO/LA JOLLA, CALIFORNIA (1995)

Committee Memberships

Branch Campus Committee - C. Lib Arts
Other Kind of Committee