Ellen Spaldo

Assistant Professor of English and Director of Writing

201-692-7155 spaldo@fdu.edu

Interests, courses taught:

Courses Taught: English Composition I and II, Masterpieces I and II, Romantic Era, Playgoing and Analysis, Stagecraft, Drama Workshop, Interview Methods and Techniques, Public Speaking, Telecommunications and Distance Learning, Perspectives on the Individual.

Scholarly Interests: composition and rhetoric, the picaresque novel, Ibsen and Strindberg, Christopher Marlowe, the history play.

Theatre: Professional actor, director, and playwright; member AEA, AFTRA, SAG; Faculty Advisor and Director, The University Players.

Credentials, capsule biography:

Ph.D. Comparative Literature, The City University of New York

B.A. English, St. Peter's College

Publications, press mentions:

2008 Steven J. Rosen Mentor Award: New Jersey College English Association (NJCEA)

2008 Recognition Award (first recipient of this award): NJEDge.Net, the higher education consortium and network of New Jersey

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