Faculty & Staff

BA, MA, University of Victoria; PhD, University of California at Riverside.

Dr. Harker began teaching at Truman in 1998. She specializes in and teaches Medieval Lit, Scottish Lit, and Women's Studies. Her current research interests are Gender Theory and Fat/Disability Studies.

As a Canadian, Christine Harker is acutely aware of constructions of national identity within literary texts and in public arenas.

Her favorite quotation?

      "L'enfer, c'est les autres "
                                      -some existential Frenchman