Loyola University Maryland

Department of English

Jean Lee Cole

Dr. Cole Professor and Faculty Director of Community-Engaged Learning and Scholarship


Humanities 242 H
Department of English
Loyola University Maryland
4501 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21210

Phone: 410-617-5440
Fax: 410-617-2702

Blog:  http://jeanleecole.wordpress.com
Twitter: @ProfJLC  https://twitter.com/profjlc
CV available at Academia.edu  https://loyola.academia.edu/JeanLeeCole


  • M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas (Austin)
  • B.A., Carleton College

Courses Taught

  • EN 203 Major Writers: American Literature (Themes: Natural and Urban Landscapes; Three Decades of New York City)
  • EN 366 American Literature Before WWI
  • EN 367 The Civil War in American Literature
  • EN 369 The Novel in the United States 
  • EN 389 Gender in American Literature 1890-1910
  • EN 397 The American West

Recent Publications 

Recommended Websites

Professional Affiliations

  • Editor, American Periodicals
  • Modern Language Association
  • Society for the History of Authors, Readers, and Publishers (SHARP)
  • Research Society for American Periodicals
  • American Studies Association


Extracurricular activities: Loyola Chamber ensemble, tennis, gardening, needle crafts, painting and other visual arts, urban hikes around Baltimore, Orioles baseball.


Mary Thackston Evert

This 1996 Greyhound innovates and inspires with her Florida-based athletic apparel company