Faith Acker

Dr. Faith Acker

Faith Acker

Lecturer; Preceptor

Faith Acker holds a PhD in Renaissance Literature and teaches Latin and literature.

Faith Acker first joined Signum in 2011, serving as a preceptor for the inaugural course “The Great Tales: Tolkien and the Epic.” She received her PhD in Renaissance Literature from the University of St Andrews in 2012 and has subsequently taught at the University of Sheffield, Pellissippi State Community College, Northern Virginia Community College, Montgomery College, Southeastern Louisiana University, and (of course) Signum University. Faith’s monograph First Readers of Shakespeare’s Sonnets 1590-1790 (2020) is available from Routledge; her more recent research explores portrayals of servants and tradesmen in seventeenth-century poetical miscellanies. In her spare time, Faith enjoys reading, hiking, and cataloging books.

Upcoming Courses

IDCourse NameDurationStart Date
LITD 5306The Life and Times of the English Epic12 WeeksAugust 30, 2021

Other Courses

IDCourse NameDurationStart Date
LNGB 5302Elementary Latin II12 weeksAugust 28, 2017
LNGB 5301Elementary Latin I12 WeeksMay 8, 2017
LITD 5305Shakespeare and the Middle Ages12 WeeksJanuary 16, 2017

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