Kevin Murphy

Kevin Murphy

Professor, Department of English
Faculty, School of Humanities and Sciences
Faculty, Honors Program

Specialty:American Poetry and Modern Irish Literature
Phone:(607) 274-3551
Office:332 Muller Center
Ithaca, NY 14850

Kevin Murphy has been a member of the Ithaca College English department since 1979. He has also taught at Cornell University, Universite de Lille (Fulbright Lecturer), Hobart and William Smith Colleges, and Seoul National University (Peace Corps Lecturer). In Spring 2004 he was designated the Robert Ryan Professor in the Humanities.

Current courses

  • American Writers Since 1890: The Status of Women in Modern American Fiction
  • Modern Irish Literature
  • The Eye of the Beholder: American Visions in 19th Century Literature, Architecture, and Painting (honors seminar) - Course Web Site
  • James Joyce's Ulysses (seminar)
  • American Poetry
  • Introduction to Poetry

Selected Publications

Ithaca College links

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