Dr. Macfie, the Samuel R. Williamson Distinguished University Professor at Sewanee, is working on a memoir, Unlettered, a part of which has been published in the Sewanee Review. Hear her read new material on Thursday, April 7, at 4:30 PM in Gailor Auditorium.
Dr. Macfie, who has taught Shakespeare and Renaissance literature to generations of Sewanee students, published a searing essay in the Sewanee Review, recalling and reckoning with trauma after many years of silence. This has developed into a longer memoir, Unlettered, from which she will read. Dr. Macfie is also teaching Sewanee English's Memoir course this semester.