Robert McParland, Ph.D. Associate Dean of Social and Behavioral Sciences/Professor of English
Dr. McParland is a professional member of the Authors Guild, Dramatists Guild, American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP), Nashville Songwriters International, Modern Language Association, Victorian Studies Association, and the Dickens Society. He has won the Kornitzer Award, has been a Writer’s Network, Hollywood, California, playwriting semi-finalist, and has won the Nettleton/Hirsch Poetry Award. As a musician, he has worked with several well-known music artists, has had songs aired on radio and cable television, and has written the lyrics and book for two musicals.
Field of Interest
Nineteenth and Twentieth Century British and American Literature; Modern Intellectual and Cultural History; Victorian Studies; Modernism; Transatlantic Literature; Book History; Literature and Music.