Department of English at Illinois State University

English Department Faculty and Staff


Sally Parry

Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Student Affairs

Office Address: STV 141
Office Phone: (309) 438-5669
Office Hours:

By Appt.

Email: Contact Sally Parry (separry)
Website: Visit Sally Parry’s Website
Teaching Schedule:
Teaching Interests:
American Literature, Drama, Bible as Literature, Adolescent Series Fiction, World War II popular culture
Research Interests:
Sinclair Lewis, American Literature between World War I and World War II, World War II popular culture, Adolescent Series Fiction
Ph.D., Fordham University, 1986

M.A. English, Fordham University, 1982

B.A. Communications, Fordham University, 1975
Selected Publications:
and Robert L. McLaughlin. We'll Always Have the Movies: American Cinema During World War II. University Press of Kentucky, 2006.

"'This is America':  The Village of Gopher Prairie in War and Peace." The American Village in a Global Setting. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2007. 3-17.

Editor. Go East, Young Man: Sinclair Lewis on Class in America. Signet, 2005.

Editor. The Minnesota Stories of Sinclair Lewis. Borealis, 2005.


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