Dr. Maura Grady
Dr. Maura Grady
Associate Professor of English
Director of English Composition Program
316, Center for the Humanities of Bixler Hall
419.289.5670
mgrady3@ashland.edu
Dr. Maura Grady
Associate Professor of English
Director of English Composition Program

Biography

  • Joined Ashland University in 2011
  • Teaches courses in Film, Literature, and Writing
  • Director of the Composition Program, former Writing Center Director
  • Has published on The Shawshank Redemption, Mad Men, Doctor Who, and Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood 
  • Research interests include gender, popular culture, fandom studies
  • Has taught in the AU in Germany program in 2014 and 2019

Education

University of California Davis, Ph.D. in Literature with Designated Emphasis in Gender Theory
University of California Davis, M.A., in Literature
Ashland University, M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction
University of Vermont, B.A. in English and German

Courses Taught

American Literature I
Composition I
Composition II
German Film for AU in Germany Study Abroad Program
German Literature in Translation
Global Film
Interdisciplinary Honors Seminar: Film Tourism
Interdisciplinary Honors Seminar: History and Film
interdisciplinary Honors: Irish Film
Literature and Film
Special Topics in Literature
Writers’ Workshop: Screenwriting
Writer’s Laboratory