Mark Womack

Mark Womack


Preceptor in the Deptment. of Language and Literature

Dr. Mark Womack holds degrees in English from the University of Texas at Austin (Ph.D.), the University of California at Irvine (M.A.), and Rice University (B.A.). His scholarly writing employs fine-grained linguistic analysis to explore how Renaissance authors like Shakespeare and Milton manipulate style and form to create richly rewarding experiences for their audiences.

As a teacher, he focuses on helping students to read closely and write clearly. He teaches on a wide range of subjects including Shakespeare, Milton, Renaissance Drama, the Theory and Practice of Close Reading, and J.R.R. Tolkien.


ID Course Name Duration Start Date
LITA 5314 Tolkien in Context 12 weeks May 8, 2017
LITA 5306 Tolkien’s World of Middle-earth 12 Weeks January 16, 2017