Main Office: Peck Hall 302
Department Chair: Dr. Maria K. Bachman
Telephone: (615) 898-5090
Fax: (615) 898-5098
Member, Graduate Faculty; Chair of the Graduate Admissions Committee
Ph.D. (1987), University of Wisconsin, Madison; MA (1980), University of Wisconsin, Madison; BA (1978), Boston University; First Year at MTSU: 1989
Office: PH 372; Phone/Voice Mail: 898-5898
Kevin Donovan has taught in the MTSU English Department since 1989. He received his
B.A. from Boston College and his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
The author of published essays on early modern British and Irish dramatists and dramatic
texts, he is the editor, with Christopher Wheatley, of the two volume Irish Drama of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries (Thoemmes Publishing, 2003). He has co-directed the Conference on John Milton since 1991 and has served as campus coordinator for a series of week-long educational
residencies by Shakespearean actors from the London stage. He has recently completed
the historical survey of interpretive criticism on King Lear for the forthcoming New Variorum edition of the play.