Faculty / College of Liberal Arts

Linda Dove

Participating Adjunct Faculty, Writing Department
Coordinator of the University Honors Program
Coordinator of Events Programming, CoLA


Linda Dove is a poet, scholar, and Participating Adjunct Professor in the Writing Department. She has been teaching academic writing, creative writing, and literature courses here since Fall 2016, including the online publication course, which resulted in Woodbury University’s first national literary magazine, MORIA, staffed by undergraduate student-editors. She is also the Coordinator of the university’s Honors Program and the Coordinator of Events Programming for the College of Liberal Arts. Her specific scholarly interest is in English Renaissance literature, with particular focus on women writers and Shakespeare. Her award-winning books include a poetry collection, In Defense of Objects (2009), and three poetry chapbooks, O Dear Deer, (2011), This Too (2017), and Fearn (2019), as well as the scholarly collection of essays, Women, Writing, and the Reproduction of Culture in Tudor and Stuart Britain (2000). In addition, individual poems have been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, the Robert H. Winner Award from the Poetry Society of America, Best of the Net, and Best Microfiction.

Education

Ph.D., English, University of Maryland, College Park
M.A., English, University of Maryland, College Park
B.A., English and Art History, Mount Holyoke College



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