College of Humanities & Social Sciences

English Faculty - Mary Janell Metzger

Mary Janell Metzger

Contact Information

Phone: (360) 650-3238
Office: HU 273


PhD, University of Iowa
MA, University of Iowa
BA, University of Washington

Portrait of Mary Janell Metzger

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Shakespeare and Early Modern Literature and Culture
  • Pedagogy
  • Theory/Philosophy and Social Justice
  • Global Literature

Selected Publications

“Teaching Shakespeare’s Tragedies as the Problem of Human Freedom.” Shakespeare in the EFL Classroom. Eds. Maria Eisenmann and Christiane Lütge. Heideleberg Press. 2014.

“Teaching Shakespeare and the Uses of Historical Formalism” in Shakespeare and Historical Formalism, Ed. Stephen Cohen. Ashgate Press, 2007.

Shakespeare Without Fear: Teaching For Understanding. Heinemann Press. 2004.