Gregory Eiselein

EiseleinUniversity Distinguished Teaching Scholar / Graduate Faculty.
Ph.D. 1993, University of Iowa.

Office: English/Counseling Services Bldg. 126A

Fields of interest:
Early and 19th Century American Literature and Culture; Cultural Studies; Ethnic American Literature; Literary Theory; Poetry; Children's Literature.

Gregory Eiselein is University Distinguished Teaching Scholar at Kansas State University. He is the author of Literature and Humanitarian Reform in the Civil War Era and numerous articles on American literature and culture. He is also the editor or co-editor of seven books including the Norton Critical Edition of Little Women, Adah Isaacs Menken: Infelicia and Other Writings, and Emma Lazarus: Selected Poems and Other Writings. His current research focuses on Louisa May Alcott, Emma Lazarus, and the intersections of literature, emotion, and the arts in nineteenth-century America.

In 2013, Greg was named the CASE/Carnegie Kansas Professor of the Year. He currently serves as the Director of the Program in Cultural Studies.