Redesigning Our Future - Professors

Dr. Bethany Sinnott

tl_files/cfte/images/Youth Summit/faculty_bios/400x400/Sinnott_400.JPG(Professor of English at Catawba College) holds a B.A. from Duke University, an M.A. from Northwestern University, and a Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Sinnott's major passion is Shakespeare. She has studied and taught Shakespeare and related topics throughout her 37 years at Catawba and regularly lectures at the North Carolina Shakespeare Festival. Students in her classes engage in lively discussions, oral reading of passages and optional scene presentations. She also enjoys teaching a survey course from Chaucer through Johnson and upper level courses in Medieval Literature (which feature a home-cooked medieval banquet) and 17th-Century Literature.