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Susan Strehle

Distinguished Service Professor

English, General Literature and Rhetoric


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

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