Sarah Adams, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of English

Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 3104
Fax: (626) 812-3024
Office Location: Faculty Quad, Room 1
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Biography

Sarah Adams, PhD, is the author of three novels with her co-author Emily Lavin Leverett. Her solo novel is due out from Falstaff Books in early 2021. Her academic areas of interest are the early Middle Ages with a focus on the lives of the saints, as well as the role medieval myths play in contemporary fantasy. She is interested in decolonizing medieval studies.

Education

  • PhD, The Ohio State University
  • MA, The Ohio State University
  • BA, Case Western Reserve University

Academic Areas

  • Writing Program
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
    • Department of English

Expertise

  • Editing/Independent Publishing
  • Fantasy Literature
  • Hagiography
  • Medieval Literature

Courses Taught

  • ENGL 110 – Freshman Writing Seminar
  • ENGL 222 – English Literature Survey to 1789
  • ENGL 324 – World Literature to the Renaissance
  • ENGL 334 – World Literature Since the Renaissance
  • ENGL 377 – Shakespeare
  • ENGL 402 - Principles of Language
  • ENGL 405 – American English Language History
  • ENGL 425 – Advanced Creative Writing
  • ENGL 435 - Social and Psychological Aspects of Language
  • ENGL 487 – Literary Movements
  • ENGL 488 – Significant Authors
  • ENGL 496 – Senior Seminar: Ethics in the Professions
  • ENGL 499 - Professional Editing (Independent Study)

Office Hours

Monday Tuesday Wednesday 8:00-9:00 a.m. (remote)

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