Dr. Tara C. Foley

Dr. Tara C. Foley
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Lecturer

Interests

19th & 20th-Century American Literature
American Studies
Urban Studies
Medical Humanities

Contact

Tara_Foley@baylor.edu
Carroll Science, room 414
(254) 710-6882

Education

Ph.D. Fordham University
M.A. City College, CUNY
B.A. New York University

Courses Taught

  • ENG 1302: Thinking and Writing
  • ENG 2304: American Literature
  • ENG 2306: World Literature
  • ENG 3393: Literature of the American West and Southwest

Bio

Tara Foley's research interests include American literature and urban planning, medical humanities, and literature of the American West. Her work has appeared in The Howellsian and Enarratio: Exposition, Recounting, and Conversation. Her current book project analyzes the contributions of American writers to urban planning initiatives in major American cities at the end of the nineteenth century.