George Freije

George Freije


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PHD, University of Pennsylvania
MA, University of Pennsylvania
BA, Boston College


Shakespeare studies; seventeenth- and eighteenth-century studies, with special interests in the metaphysical poets and in the writings of Jonathan Swift; speculative fiction; and writing across the curriculum/disciplines; founder of Manhattan College chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, the international English honor society.

Publications & Professional Activities

Dr. Freije has written articles and reviews on George Chapman, Gerard Manley Hopkins, D.H. Lawrence, the gothic novel, and technological developments in the humanities; and he has participated in an N.E.H. grant for the Arts and Science Core Curriculum program, as coordinator of writing across the curriculum.

Courses Taught/Teaching

ENGL 106      Fundamentals of English
ENGL 110      College Writing
ENGL 275      The Short Story
ENGL 287      Fantasy and Science Fiction
ENGL 306      Introduction to Literary Study
ENGL 309      British Literature: Beowulf to the Augustan Age
ENGL 330      Shakespeare II