B.A., Lewis College, 1966
M.A., Northern Illinois University, 1967
Ph.D., University of Colorado, 1972
Areas of Specialization
Medieval and Renaissance Drama
Activities and Interests
John C. Coldewey, Professor Emeritus of English at the University of Washington, has published widely in the areas of medieval and renaissance drama. He acted as Director of English Graduate Studies from 1995-1999, leaving to take a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship (1999-2000) and sabbatical (2000-2001).
Professor Coldewey retired in June 2010. For a summary of his publications and current activities, please visit http://faculty.washington.edu/jcjc.
- "Secrets of Godís Creatures: Talking Animals in Medieval Drama." European Medieval Drama 1998 Papers from the Third International Conference on Aspects of European Medieval Drama. Vol. 3, ed. Sydney Higgins. Camerino. 2000. 215-232.
- Drama, Classic to Contemporary. Co-edited with W. R. Streitberger. Prentice Hall. 1998. rev. ed. 2001.
- "The Way Things (Never) Were: Spiritual Nostalgia in Medieval English Plays." European Medieval Drama 1997: Papers from the Second International Conference on 'Aspects of European Medieval Drama. Vol. 2, ed. Sydney Higgins. Camerino. 1997. 41-68.