Peter Remien

Dr. Peter Remien

Associate Professor of English

  • SPH 208
  • Humanities Division
Office Hours
Mon 3:00 - 4:15 pm
Tue 3:00 - 4:15 pm
Wed 3:00 - 4:15 pm
Thu By appointment
Fri By appointment

About Me:

I specialize in early modern English literature, with a particular emphasis on environmental and economic approaches. At Lewis-Clark State College, I teach classes in Medieval and Renaissance literature, Shakespeare, and composition. I received my Ph.D. in English from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Courses Taught:

English 451: Renaissance Literature

English 433: Medieval Literature

English 370: Dramatic Literature

English 320: Shakespeare

English 267: British Literature I

English 261: Mythologies

English 258: International Literature

English 210: Literary Analysis

English 150: Introduction to Literature

English 102: Research Writing

English 101: College Writing

Select Publications:

Monograph Book:

The Concept of Nature in Early Modern English Literature. Cambridge University Press, 2019


"Oeconomy and Ecology in Early Modern England" PMLA 132.5 (2017)

"'Home to the slaughter': Noah's Ark and the Seventeenth-Century Country House Poem" Modern Philology 113.4 (2016): 507-529.

"Jonson's Universal Parasite: Patronage and Embodied Critique in 'To Penshurst'" Studies in Philology 111.2 (2014): 255-281.

"Importing Ease: Merchant Trade in the Country House Poems of Mildmay Fane" Journal for Early Modern Cultural Studies 13.1 (2013): 130-150.

"Satan's Pause: Wonder and Environmental Preservation in Paradise LostISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment 20.4 (2013): 817-836.

"Silvan Matters: Error and Instrumentality in Book 1 of The Faerie QueeneSpenser Studies 28 (2013): 119-143.

"Sir Kenelm Digby's Conspicuous Revisions of 'Concerning Spencer'" Notes & Queries 58.2 (2011): 292-293.