Academic Director, Public Humanities Hub
Professor, English Language and Literatures

Mary Chapman specializes in American literature and transnational American Studies; in particular, she works on intersections between cultural forms (i.e. suffrage activism, print culture, parlor theatricals, parades), literary production, and politics in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century America. She is currently writing a microhistory of the Eaton family which included Edith Eaton (“Sui Sin Far”) and Winnifred Eaton (“Onoto Watanna”) and is the Director of the Winnifred Eaton Archive.

American Literature
Public Humanities
Suffrage
Advocacy
Awards
Community Partnerships
Development/Fundraising
Equity
Finance
Governance
Programming