Medieval and early modern literature and culture. Poetry. Travel writing. History of science.
Professor Campbell's research interests at present include 1) the early-modern history of dreams and dream theory in light of developments in both representation (including poetry) and natural philosophy or science; 2) utopia, past and present.
Boston University, Ph.D.
Boston University, M.A.
Bennington College, B.A.
Awards and Honors
Audrey Lumsden-Kouvel Fellowship at the Newberry Library, Chicago (2013)
Norman Fund Research Award (2012)
Norman Fund Research Travel Grant (2011)
Research Fellowship, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (continued) (2004)
Fulbright Distinguished Scholar Fellowship (2003)
Guggenheim Fellowship (2003)
Research Fellowship at the Maz Planck Institute for the History of Science (Berlin) (2003)
James Russell Lowell Prize by the Modern Languages Association for an Outstanding Book of Literary Criticism (2000 - 2001)
Poetry Writing Grant from the Peter Reed Foundation (2000 - 2001)
Susanne M. Glasscock Humanities Book Prize for Interdisciplinary Scholarship from the Humanities Research Center at Texas A University (2000 - 2001)
National Humanities Center (1997 - 1998)
National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship (1995)
Michael L. Walzer 56 Award for Teaching Excellence (1993)
Kermit H. Perlmutter Award for Teaching Excellence (1992)
American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship (1990)
Runner up, Norma Faber First Book Award, Poetry Society of America (1990)
Barnard New Women Poets Prize (1988)
Mellon Fellowship (1985 - 1987)
|ENG||10a||Canonical Precursors: Genesis, Homer, Sappho, Ovid, Virgil|
|ENG||11a||Introduction to Literary Method|
|ENG||19a||Introduction to Creative Writing|
|ENG||123a||Dream Visions: Genre, History, and the Mysterious|
|ENG||128a||Alternative Worlds: Modern Utopian Texts|
|ENG||157b||American Women Poets|
|ENG||208b||Dreaming and Meaning, 1200-1750|
|ENG||233b||Early Modern Knowledges|