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Susan Strehle

Distinguished Service Professor

English, General Literature and Rhetoric


  • MA, PhD, University of California at Berkeley
  • BA, Stanford University

Research Interests

  • American Literature
  • Women Writers
  • Contemporary Fiction American and Global
  • Nation in Literature
  • Diaspora Citizenship and Belonging
  • Postcolonial Theory and Literature
  • Feminism


  • Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Faculty Service, 2004–2005
  • Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1977–1978