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Athabasca University

Dr. Lynn Hughey Engelbert




  • B.A. (Honours) (Brock University, (1992)
  • M.A. (University of Western Ontario, 1994)
  • Ph.D. (University of Alberta, 2001)


Dr. Lynn Hughey (Adam) obtained her Ph.D. from the University of Alberta in both Philosophy and English in 2001, her M.A. from The University of Western Ontario in Theory and Criticism in 1994, and her Honours B.A. in General Studies from Brock University in 1992.  She has been the recipient of an Ontario Graduate Scholarship, and a SSHRC for doctoral study and she has taught as a sessional professor for the University of Alberta in both English and Philosophy. She has published most recently in Mosaic, Prairie Fire, and Other Voices and she is currently working on a series of journal length articles about Georges Bataille as both a literary and philosophical anomaly. She has also just finished revising a course in professional ethics for Heritage Resource Management for Athabasca University. Her research and teaching interests are concerned with post modern, post-structural, aesthetic and avant-garde writing and art from both a literary and a philosophical perspective.

Updated February 10 2015 by Student & Academic Services

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