Department of English

Benjamin Bertram

Associate Professor


415 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland

Office Hours Spring 2015

M/W 10:45-11:30am (G), 12:15-1:00pm (P), 4:00-4:30pm (P) & by appt.

Contact Information

Phone: 207-780-4944

Professor Bertram’s areas of interest include sixteenth and seventeenth-century English literature and culture, Shakespeare, early modern studies, and critical theory. His most recent publications are “Webster’s Geometry; or, the Irreducible Duchess” (English Literature 1:1, 2014) and  “Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure and the Discourse of Husbandry” (Modern Philology 110:4, 2013).

Research Interests

Early modern studies, Shakespeare, 16th & 17th c. English literature, critical theory, and cultural studies