Laura Engel

DU opens new exhibit in library

DU opens new exhibit in library

Olivia Donia | Staff Writer 11/29/2018 A new exhibit on 19th-century writer and art critic Anna Brownell Jameson is on display for the Duquesne community on the first floor of the Gumberg Library. The exhibit, which opened Nov. 27 in the Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center Gallery, is curated by Laura Engel of the English department […]

This Won’t be on the Test: Professor Laura Engel discusses Jane Austen, material culture and 18th century reenacting

This Won’t be on the Test: Professor Laura Engel discusses Jane Austen, material culture and 18th century reenacting

By: Kaye Burnet | The Duquesne Duke Laura Engel is an Associate Professor of English who specializes in 18th century British literature, with a focus on theater, gender studies, performance studies and material culture. Q: You’ve recently been published. Could you tell me a little about that? A: Yes, my new book is called Austen, […]