June Howard

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Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of English, American Culture, and Women's Studies; Chair, Dept. of American Culture

American Culture, 3700 Haven Hall, 505 S. State St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1045

Office Location(s): 3700 Haven Hall
Office Hours: By appointment through Mary Freiman, 615-6473
Phone: 734.763.1460
Fax: 734.936.1967
jmhoward@umich.edu
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  • Affiliation(s)
    • Faculty: Department of English Language & Literature
    • Faculty: Department of American Culture
    • Faculty Affiliate: Department of Women's Studies
  • Fields of Study
    • Late 19th- and early 20th-century U.S. literature and culture, cultural and social theory (esp. genre criticism, materialist and feminist theory), American studies, women's studies.
  • About

     June Howard is Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of English, American Culture, and Women's Studies and Chair of the Department of American Culture. She has published articles on various authors and issues in cultural theory in addition to editing and contributing to a book of essays on Sarah Orne Jewett's Country of the Pointed Firs (1994), and publishing Form and History in American Literary Naturalism (1985) and Publishing the Family (2001). She is currently at work on a manuscript on literary regionalism.  Professor Howard has received a Faculty Recognition Award, an Amoco Good Teaching Award, and a Distinguished Faculty Award.

  • Education
    • Ph.D., University of California, San Diego, 1979