Faculty / Jason Brooks

Teaching Duties: English and History Teacher

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Departments: Humanities, English, History

Dr. Brooks spent nearly fifteen years teaching at the university level, both as a Lecturer in Classics at Penn State and as a Visiting Professor of Great Books at Pepperdine University. His service at Pepperdine earned him that campus’ Award for Teaching Excellence. Dr. Brooks has published several articles in scholarly journals, including Slavic & East European JournalThe Comparatist, and Orbis Litterarum; book reviews in Comparative Literature Studies; and a biography of Richmond Lattimore in a 2007 edition of Homer’s Odyssey. He loves teaching at Kirby.


  • Ph.D., Comparative Literature, Pennsylvania State University
  • B.A., Comparative Literature, University of California, Davis

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