Brackenridge Distinguished Visiting Scholars

Each year, an endowment from the Brackenridge Foundation allows the department to sponsor a week of events featuring a distinguished visiting scholar. Recently, the series has featured the following speakers:

2018: Shari M. Huhndorf
2017: José David Saldívar
2016: William L. Andrews
2015: Trudier Harris
2014: Robert Markley
2013: Shelley Fisher Fishkin
2012: Jay Parini
2011: Walter Mignolo
2010: Elaine Richardson
2009: David Crystal
2009: Werner Sollors
2008: Ilan Stavans
2008: Rosaura Sánchez
2007: Victor Villanueva

Earlier visiting scholars include: William Arrowsmith, Robert Audi, Houston Baker, Jr., Jacques Barzun, Sacvan Bercovitch, Derek Brewer, Sir Kenneth James Dover, Joan Ferrante, John Fisher, Thomas Flint, William L. Ford, Sandra Gilbert, Michael Grant, Peter van Inwagen, Esther Jacobson-Tepfer, R.W.B. Lewis, A.A. Long, James Mallory, Richard Martin, Cherrie L. Moraga, Donald Pizer, Ramón Saldívar, Thomas M. Scanlon, Jr., Charles Segal, Alexander Shurvanov, Linda Wagner-Martin, and Linda Zagzebski.


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