Christina Francis


Christina Francis
Associate Professor of English

Dr. Francis received her doctoral degree in English, with a focus on Medieval Literature from Arizona State University in Tempe. Her M.A. and her B.A. both in English are from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.

Contact Information
Office: 113B Bakeless Center for the Humanities
Office Phone: 570.389.4661
Office Fax: 570.389.3006
E-Mail: cfrancis at bloomu dot edu
Office Hours: MWF 9:00-9:50 a.m. and 1:00-1:30 p.m.; TR 2:00-2:30 p.m. or by appointment

Teaching and Research Interests
Dr. Francis is most interested in Arthurian literature, specifically Sir Thomas Malory, and medievalism in Popular culture; she also pursues work on the medieval visionaries such as Julian of Norwich, as well as Chaucer and the Pearl poet. She is also the advisor for the English Club and Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honors Society in the department. She is currently working with the COLA to developa topics based Liberal Arts Seminar for undeclared freshmen.

Courses Taught
ENG101 Foundations of College Writing
ENG226 European Lit I
ENG246 British Literature I
ENG341 Medieval Literature
ENG363 Shakespeare
ENG364 Chaucer
ENG481 Special Topics - "Monstrous Mothers"

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