DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH
Phone: (605) 677-5229
Prentiss Clark is an Assistant Professor in the Department of English at USD. She is currently at work on a manuscript titled "Measures of Intimacy: From Skepticism to Ethics in the Writing of Ralph Waldo Emerson."
American literature and culture (colonial through the early-twentieth century); the prose, poetry, and scholarly history of the mid-nineteenth century; literature and philosophy.
American literature (especially nineteenth century); the ways in which literature and philosophy navigate questions vital to living examined human lives; genre study as a methodology for theorizing literary relationships.
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