Department of English

Lee Schweninger

Professor Lee Schweninger
Morton Hall 128



Ph.D., UNC-Chapel Hill
M.A., University of Connecticut
B.A., University of Colorado-Boulder

Academic Interests

Dr.Schweninger typically teaches courses in American literature, such as early American and Romantic; he also has aspecialty in American Indian literatures, and more recently, American Indian film. He also frequently teaches Introduction the Literary Studies and College Writing and Reading.

Courses Taught

ENG 101 College Writing and Reading
ENG 205: Into to Literary Studies
ENG 223 American Literature I (survey)
ENG 350 American Romanticism
ENG 356 American Indian Literatures

Major Publications

  • The First We Can Remember: Colorado Pioneer Women Tell Their Stories (University of Nebraska Press, 2011)

  • Imagic Moments: Indigenous North American Film (University of Georgia Press, 2013).

  • Listening to the Land: American Indian Literary Responses to the Landscape. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2008.

  • N. Scott Momaday. Detroit: Manly, Inc., 2001.

  • The Writings of Celia Parker Woolley (1848-1918), Literary Activist. Lewiston: Edwin Mellen P, 1998.

  • John Winthrop. Boston: Twayne Publishers.