Schiffer, James (M.)

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SCHIFFER, James (M.)

SCHIFFER, James (M.). Also writes as Susan James. American, b. 1948. Genres: Literary criticism and history, Plays/Screenplays, Mystery/Crime/ Suspense. Career: St. Lawrence University, visiting assistant professor of English, 1978-80; Blackburn College, Carlinville, IL, assistant professor of English, 1980-85; Hampden-Sydney College, Hampden-Sydney, VA, assistant professor of English, 1985-89, associate professor, 1989-95, chair of Department of English, 1991-94 and 1998-2000, director of rhetoric program, 1994-97, Elliott Associate Professor of English, 1995-96, William W. Elliott Professor of English, 1996-2000; Northern Michigan University, Marquette, professor and head of Department of English, 2000-. State University of New York Press, consultant, 1993; director and dramaturg of presentations; presenter at professional conferences. Publications: (with S. Schiffer as Susan James) Foul Deeds (mystery novel), 1989; Richard Stern, 1993; (ed. and contrib.) Shakespeare's Sonnets: Critical Essays, 1999; Sonnet Variations: A Performance of Shakespeare's Sonnets (play), 1999. Contributor of essays, reviews, and fiction to books and periodicals. Address: Department of English, Northern Michigan University, 1401 Presque Isle Ave., Marquette, MI 49855, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]