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Haverford College
Department of English


StudentsLibrary Sources at Magill Library:

Jeremiah Mercurio, the subject specialist for English Literature at Magill Library, is available to assist students with their research needs. He holds regular office hours in the Woodside Cottage Lounge and can also be reached by email:

English Literature Research Guide : a guide to critical and scholarly research materials for literatures written in English.

Oxford English Dictionary Online

Guide to Documentation: a listing of sources for various kinds of documentation, MLA, APA, Chicago, and electronic, etc.

Courses with Web Sites:

Stephen Finley: Remembrance and Mourning: Literature of the Great War,1914-1918 (see student work on Benjamin Britten's War Requiem).

Maud McInerney: Chaucer. The Dream Visions and Troilus and Criseyde; Legends of Arthur; Medieval Visions: Text and Image; Sex and Gender in the Middle Ages; and Apocalyptic Literature.

Rajeswari Mohan: Postcolonial Women Writers: The South Asian Instance

Debora Sherman: The Novel, Joyce & Beckett, Modern Irish Literature, On the Sublime and The Modernist Movement in Literature and Art, 1900-1920 (see student work on James Joyce's Ulysses)

Gustavus Stadler: 19th c. American Women's Narratives