Assistant Professor

Undergraduate Departments

  • English


  • B.A. in English, with minors in music and creative writing, Western Illinois University
  • M.A., University of Massachusetts, Boston
  • Ph.D. University of Nevada, Las Vegas
    Specialization: Shakespeare and early modern studies; Minor: composition and rhetoric, drama.


Jessica McCall completed her Ph.D. with a specialization in early modern studies and graphic novels under Dr. Evelyn Gajowski at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in May 2011.

Dr. McCall's research interests focus specifically on representations of warrior women from Spenser's Radigund through DC Comic's Wonder Woman and takes a presentist approach to early modern literature examining modern resonances and myth across time.

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Additional Information


t: 215.489.4446
e: jessica.mccall@delval.edu

Office Hours

Monday 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m
Wednesday 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.