Literary and Critical Theory Concentration

For Undergraduate English Majors

As an English major, you design your own concentration — a program of study based on your areas of interest, organized around a controlling theme or topic — with the help of your advisor. Below are some recommendations for students interested in this area.

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Career Opportunities

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  • Cultural Critic/Writer 
  • Cultural Worker 
  • Teacher

Professors to Know

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Marco Abel

Professor and Department Chair 204A Andrews Hall (402) 472-1850
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Roland Végső

Susan J. Rosowski Associate Professor of English and Vice Chair 207B Andrews Hall
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Tom Gannon

Associate Professor and Academic Advisor for the Institute for Ethnic Studies 346 Andrews Hall
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Rhonda Garelick

Professor of Performing Arts and English 355 Andrews Hall (402) 472-8224
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Matthew Jockers

Susan J. Rosowski Associate Professor of English and Associate Dean for Research and Partnerships 1223 Oldfather Hall Website
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Stephen Ramsay

Susan J. Rosowski Associate Professor of English 303 Andrews Hall
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Robert Brooke

John E. Weaver Professor of English 210 Andrews Hall (402) 472-1807
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Stacey Waite

Associate Professor and Director of Composition and Rhetoric 337C Andrews Hall