Sørina Higgins

Sørina Higgins

Chair of the Department of Language & Literature

Sørina Higgins is Chair of the Literature & Language Department at Signum University. She also serves as Thesis Coordinator and Host of the Signum Symposia.

Sørina Higgins is the Chair of the Department of Language and Literature at Signum University and a Ph.D. candidate, Teacher of Record, and Presidential Scholar at Baylor University. At Signum, she serves as Thesis Coordinator, Host of Signum Symposia, and Preceptor for courses on the Inklings. Her interests include British Modernism, the works of the Inklings, Arthuriana, and magic. She holds an M.A. from Middlebury College’s Bread Loaf School of English, where she wrote about Sehnsucht in the works of C. S. Lewis. She blogs about British poet Charles Williams at The Oddest Inkling. Sørina edited an academic essay collection on The Inklings and King Arthur (Apocryphile Press, 2018), wrote the introduction to a new edition of Charles Williams’s Taliessin through Logres (Apocryphile, 2016), and published an edition of The Chapel of the Thorn by Charles Williams (Apocryphile, 2014). As a creative writer, Sørina has published two books of poetry, The Significance of Swans (2007) and Caduceus (2012).


IDEvent NameDurationStart Date
Texmoot 2019: Around the Talkative PlanetFull DayJanuary 19, 2019
Signum Symposium: Mental Health in the Academy1 HoursSeptember 27, 2018
How to Present at ConferencesFull DayMay 17, 2018
Transhumanism in Literature RoundtableFull DayMarch 29, 2018
The Inklings & King Arthur Roundtable1 HoursFebruary 5, 2018
Texmoot0 HoursJanuary 13, 2018
Faculty Chat with John Garth1 HoursDecember 14, 2017
July 2017 Roundtable: Game of ThronesFull DayJuly 25, 2017
June 2017 Symposium: Charles Williams1 HoursJune 15, 2017
Mythmoot IV: Invoking Wonder…3 DaysJune 1, 2017
May 2017 Thesis TheaterFull DayMay 18, 2017
March 2017 Thesis TheaterFull DayMarch 23, 2017
One Fantastic Rogue Beast – An Impromptu Star Wars/Harry Potter Chat2 HoursJanuary 6, 2017
Christmas Faculty Roundtable1 HoursDecember 22, 2016
Faculty Chat: Dr. Karl Persson1 HoursNovember 18, 2016
Thesis Chat with Kris Swank1 HoursOctober 7, 2016


IDCourse NameDurationStart Date
LITD 5304Beowulf Through Tolkien12 WeeksJanuary 15, 2018