Michigan State University
Michigan State University
Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures
Nancy Bunge
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Nancy Bunge


Office: 288 Bessey Hall

Email: bunge@msu.edu

Websites: http://www.nancybunge.com

Research Areas

Writing, American Literature, American History


I will retire in May, 2018 and look forward to it. In the meantime, I write as often as my job allows me.


Visiting Scholar Harvard Divinity School, 2003-2004
PhD University of Wisconsin Madison in American Lit with a Philosophy minor
MA University of Chicago in English
AB Radcliffe College (Harvard University) in Philosophy with Honors

Representative Work

I have published six books, three of them on writing, and about 100 articles and book chapters including work in POETS & WRITERS MAGAZINE, THE WASHINGTON POST, THE CHRONICLE OF HIGHER EDUCATION, THE WRITERS CHRONICLE, PHILOSOPHY NOW, THE AMERICAN POETRY REVIEW.

Selected Courses Taught

WRA 195H Honors first year writing
IAH: I'm no longer allowed to teach my favorite course, Philosophy and Literature, so I am teaching the Midwest.

Research or Academic Affiliations