Loyola University Maryland

Department of English

Kathleen Forni

Chair of Department of English


Humanities 242 E
Loyola University Maryland
4501 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21210

Phone: 443-883-1864

  • Ph.D. University of Southern California

Courses Taught

  • EN 300 English Literature Before 1800
  • EN 301 Chaucer
  • EN 302 Medieval Love
  • EN 306 Reinventing the Middle Ages
  • EN 304 Arthur and Other Heroes
  • EN 306 Popular Medieval Literature
  • Seminars on various topics


  • Beowulf's Popular Afterlife in Literature, Comic Books, and Film (2018).
  • Chaucer's Afterlife (2013).
  • The Chaucerian Apocrypha: A Selection (2005).
  • The Chaucerian Apocrypha: A Counterfeit Canon (2001).


Carol Abromaitis

Carol Abromaitis, Ph.D.

Dr. Abromaitis, professor emerita of English and Catholic Studies, taught at Loyola for five decades in addition to advising students bound for law school

English, Catholic Studies