Major in English

Bachelor of Arts Degree • School of Arts and Sciences

English Major


Dr. Daniel S. Cruz , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English

Daniel Cruz
Phone: (315) 792-3780
Office: 110 DePerno Hall


Daniel Shank Cruz grew up in New York City and Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Goshen College (B.A.) and Northern Illinois University (M.A., Ph.D.). Cruz has published scholarship on a variety of contemporary American and Canadian authors in journals such as Crítica Hispánica, Short Story, Mennonite Quarterly Review, the Journal of the Center for Mennonite Writing, and the Journal of Contemporary Thought, and has published poetry in various magazines such as Rhubarb and The Tenth Muse. His current research interests include the intersections between ethnic minority literatures (including Mennonite literature) and LGBT literatures as well as the role of geographical space in literature.

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