Welcome to the Department of English at Rutgers University

Emeritus Profile
pic_template

Robert Kusch
Professor Emeritus of English

At Rutgers since:  1970
Retired since:  2011
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Professor Kusch's publications include The Field: Poems (2003) and My Toughest Mentor (1999).

Education Areas of Specialization

PhD, Northwestern University
MA, Northwestern University
BA, Valparaiso University

Modernist Literature; Twentieth Century and Contemporary Literature; Twentieth Century and Contemporary Poetry; Victorian Literature

Books

kusch_2003

kusch_1999

Other Publications
Undergraduate Courses Taught Graduate Courses Taught
  • Introduction to Poetry
  • Principles of Literary Theory
  • Twentieth-Century Poetry
  • Modern and Contemporary Poetry
  • Victorian Literature

why english wide

Upcoming Events

28 Mar 2018;
01:00PM - 04:00PM
CCA Pragmatism Working Group
30 Mar 2018;
10:00AM - 05:00PM
Slavery's Reinventions, a Symposium
04 Apr 2018;
08:00PM -
Writers at Rutgers Reading Series | Tracy K. Smith
20 Apr 2018;
12:00PM - 03:00PM
Americanist Seminar Hosts Jane Thrailkill, UNC

Undergraduate

 Undergraduate Students

Graduate

Graduate Program in English

Faculty

Statue of "Willie the Silent"

Centers

Centers