American Studies

Stephen Andrews portrait
Associate Professor

Steve Andrews teaches mostly 18th and 19th century American Literature.  His primary research interests are literary pragmatism, the poetics of landscape, and the cultural history of baseball.  He... read more

Barlow
Associate Professor

Department Chair: English

George Barlow is a poet who earned a B.A. in English from California State University, Hayward, an M.A. in American Studies and an M.F.A. in Poetry, both from... read more

Katya Gibel Mevorah
Professor

 

Email:gibel[at]grinnell[dot]edu

Katya Gibel Mevorach holds a Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology from Duke... read more

Sarah
Professor
Professor of History and Director of the Rosenfield Program

Department Chair: American Studies

Sarah Purcell graduated from Grinnell with a B.A. in history in 1992. She went on to earn an A.M. (1993) and a Ph.D. (1997) from Brown University. She... read more

Lecturer
Member, Peace and Conflict Studies Committee

Comparative physiology and functional morphology; exercise physiology & psychology I was originally trained as a comparative physiologist and functional morphologist, but since coming to Iowa... read more

Rietz
Associate Professor

Henry Rietz is an Associate Professor of Religious Studies at Grinnell College and an alumnus of the College. He received his Ph.D. in Biblical Studies from Princeton Theological Seminary and is... read more

kesho_scott
Associate Professor

She is an internationally renowned Diversity Trainer/Consultant, an Associate Professor of American Studies and Sociology at Grinnell College, and an award-winning writer.  Kesho was a founding... read more