The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina


David G. Allen

Professor, Head of the Department

Trained as a medievalist at Duke University, David Allen teaches courses on medieval literature, the English language, and literature and leadership. Together with Robert A. White, he has edited three essay collections on medieval and Renaissance literature for the University of Delaware Press. He has been Head of the Department since 2008. He is also the department's coordinator for the Leadership Studies minor. In 2005 he received a Governor's Distinguished Professor award and was a finalist for the South Carolina Professor of the Year.

David G. Allen, Department of English, The Citadel

Contact Information:
Telephone: 843-953-5134
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Ph.D. in English - Duke University, Durham, NC (1981)
M.A. in English - Duke University, Durham, NC (1976)
B.A. in English - Assumption College, Worcester, MA (1975)

Prof. Allen's C.V.

Joined the department in 1982

Current Courses and Syllabi

ENGL 211

ENGL 215

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