Meet Curtis D. Le Van
Visiting Assistant Professor, English and Writing
Phone: (813) 257-4013
Address: 401 W. Kennedy Blvd. Tampa, FL 33606
B.A., Humanities, Messiah University, 2006
M.A., English Literature, University of South Florida, 2011
Ph.D., English Literature, University of South Florida 2017
Writing and Research
Dr. Le Van's primary interest is Early English Drama (late-medieval through Restoration), focusing on embodiment theory as well as also physiognomy, anatomy, and theory of the mind.
Currently, he is working on a manuscript on physiognomy in drama as it relates to evolving theories of the mind. He is also interested in film and have a chapter coming out soon in the collection of essays _Ida Lupino, Filmmaker_ from Bloomsbury Academic Press (forthcoming, Summer 2021) titled "Ida Lupino and Acting: Situating Performance in Cinematic Contexts."
Dissertation Completion Fellowship, 2016, University of South Florida