Deborah MansonAssociate Professor English
PhD in English, University of Georgia
MA in English, Auburn University
BS in English, Troy University
Learning Support English
Early American Literature
- Recognitions and Awards
GADE Outstanding Service to Developmental Students Award
NISOD Teaching Award
- Committees and Organizations
SAMLA (South Atlantic Modern Language Association)
GADE (Georgia Association for Developmental Education)
USG Learning Support Advisory Board
ENGL 0989/0999 Curriculum Committee
Newton Campus Symposium Committee
Newton Campus Daffodil Festival Committee
“The Male Body as Medium in Poe’s Mesmeric Fiction.” The Spiritualist Movement: Speaking with the Dead in America and Around the World. Praeger, 2013.
“’The Trance of Ecstatica’: Margaret Fuller, Animal Magnetism, and the Transcendental Body.” Literature and Medicine 25.5 (Fall 2006): 298-324.
“‘Science with a Soul’: James Freeman Clarke and the Promise of Mesmerism.” Studies in Religion 47.2 (June 2018): 246-262.