Rebecca Powell Lartigue, PhD
Professor of English
BA in English, Louisiana State University
MA in English, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
PhD in English, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Rebecca Lartigue joined Springfield College in the fall of 2003. She teaches courses in composition and literature, including College Writing, Survey of British Literature I, World Literature, and the History of the English Language. She shares her love of early English literature in classes like Renaissance Literature, and Chaucer and the Middle Ages. Her research interests include medieval literature and languages, especially the works of Boccaccio and Chaucer; medieval approaches to literary interpretation; and frame narratives. Lartigue is the faculty advisor to Sigma Tau Delta, the English honor society.