Dr. Rebecca Barnhouse


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Dr. Rebecca Barnhouse, rbarnhouse@ysu.edu, 330-941-1951, 215 DeBartolo Hall

Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1994

I teach medieval literature, history of the English language, fiction writing, young adult literature, and other literature and writing courses.

My publications include:

Novels for young readers: The Book of the Maidservant, The Coming of the Dragon, and Peaceweaver (all from Random House)

Scholarly/professional titles: Recasting the Past: The Middle Ages in Young Adult Literature (Heinemann); The Middle Ages in Literature for Youth (Scarecrow Press); The Book of the Knight of the Tower: Manners for Young Medieval Women (Palgrave Macmillan);

The Old English Hexateuch: Aspects and Approaches, co-edited with Benjamin Withers (Medieval Institute Publications)

I am the English Department Literature Coordinator.