Barbara L. Estrin specializes in early modern literature and modern poetry. Currently, she is teaching the internship program for the department.

Her books include  The Raven and the Lark: Lost Children in Literature of the English Renaissance (Bucknell, 1985), Laura: Uncovering Gender and Genre in Wyatt, Donne, and Marvell(Duke, 1994), and The American Love Lyric after Auschwitz and Hiroshima (Palgrave, 2001),  Shakespeare and Contemporary Fiction(University of Delaware Press, 2012) .


  • B.A. Smith College
  • M.A. Harvard University
  • Ph.D. Brown University


  • Stonehill Distinguished Faculty Scholar, 1999

Courses Taught

  • Internship in English