Opening Convocation Livestream

Watch the 139th Opening of the College ceremony live. Saturday, August 20 at 7 p.m.


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Meet Our Professors


Professor of English

Dr. Trisha Stubblefield, Professor of English and Harmon Professor of English, received her B.A. (English) and B.M. (Music History) from Converse College, South Carolina, and her M.A. and Ph.D. (2001) from the University of South Carolina. Her graduate work focused on twentieth-century American literature, and her dissertation examined “The Brat Pack,” a group of 1980s novelists of manners that includes Tama Janowitz, Jay McInerney, and Bret Easton Ellis.

Dr. Stubblefield serves as Coordinator of the English Department. The recipient of several teaching awards, she teaches courses on women writers, American and English literature, Taylor Swift, and Ecofeminism. Dr. Stubblefield is the sponsor of Cottey College’s Sigma Tau Delta, international English honor society, chapter.