Lorraine Murphy

Lorraine Murphy

Associate Professor of English
“To enrich our understanding of narrative and metaphor is to deepen our love of God, the magnificent author of our shared story.”
— Lorraine Murphy

Faculty Information

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B.A. in English, Davidson College, 1998

M.A. in English, Loyola University Chicago, 2004

Ph.D. in English, Loyola University Chicago, 2009

Courses Taught

ENG 104: Great Books in the Western Tradition

ENG 105: Great Books in the British and American Traditions

ENG 201: Great Books in the Continental Tradition

ENG 330: Restoration and Romantic British Literature: 1660-1830

ENG 401: The Eighteenth-Century Novel

ENG 401: Language, Reality, and Truth in Jane Austen and the Bronte Sisters

ENG 403: The Rise of Narrative Realism

ENG 403: Literary Parables: The Short Story and Morality in Literature

Collegiate Scholars Program: Erich Auerbach’s Mimesis