Associate Professor, 17th-18th Century British Literature, Science Fiction & Fantasy
PhD (English), University of Washington at Seattle
Dr. Tumbleson is interested in 17-18th century British literature, post-reformation intellectual and religious history, Jane Austen, and science fiction/fantasy. His book is titled Catholicism in the English Protestant Imagination: Nationalism, Religion, and Literature 1660-1745 (Cambridge UP). He is a member of the Graduate Committee, the Literature Interest Group, and the Promotion and Tenure Committee for the English Department.