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Dr. Lauri Chose

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    Position: Associate Professor of English and Environmental Studies

    Department: Environmental Studies, Literature and Languages

    Office: Scotus Hall 321

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    About Lauri Chose


    • Ph.D. and M.A., English Literature and Criticism - Indiana University of Pennsylvania
    • B.A., English Literature - University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown


    Academic & Professional Specializations

    • ecocriticism and animal rights ethical theories in literature

    Teaching Interests

    • literature and the environment
    • literature and the Civil Rights Movement
    • monsters in literature
    • business communication

    Recent Activities

    • “Realizing a Fantasy: Haniel Long’s Hanging Gardens of Pittsburgh.” Paper presentation delivered at the Modernist Studies Association Conference, Pittsburgh, PA. November 2014.
    • "Cather’s Pittsburgh Walking Tour” Poster Presentation at the Faculty Development Poster Session (with Dr. Tim Bintrim and Dr. Brennan Thomas). March 2015.
    • Began a Beekeeping Program at SFU, including coursework and a working apiary on campus. Spring 2015.
    • Adviser of the Literary Club.