Abraham Stoll, PhD

Abraham Stoll
Phone: (619) 260-7535
Office: Founders Hall 175B

Chair and Professor, English

  • Ph.D., Princeton University (2000)
  • B.A., Yale University (1992)
  • Berkeley High School (1987)

Abraham Stoll specializes in the Renaissance and early modern periods. He is currently completing a book, Conscience in Early Modern English Literature (forthcoming, Cambridge UP), and is editing a new edition of Paradise Lost for Broadview Press. His first book, Milton and Monotheism (Duquesne, 2009), was on the poetry and theology of John Milton. He also edited the five-volume edition of Edmund Spenser’s The Faerie Queene (Hackett, 2006-7).

Areas of Interest

Stoll teaches a number of courses in the early modern period, including Renaissance Poetry, Literature and Culture of the Renaissance, Milton, and Shakespeare. And he teaches more broadly in the English Department, including Critical Reading and First Year Writing. Stoll is also Affiliated Faculty in the Old Globe and USD Shiley Graduate Theatre Program, teaching Shakespeare and serving as dramaturg.

Office Hours

Section 01
9/06 - 12/15 M 10:00 am - 12:00 pmFounders Hall - 175B
T W 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmFounders Hall - 175B