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Sharon Harris


4177 JFSB - Brigham Young University
Provo, UT 84602


Dr. Harris has degrees in Music Education from BYU, Humanities from the University of Chicago, and English from Fordham University. Her research and teaching focuses on early modern English literature and music and sound studies. Prior to becoming a professor, Dr. Harris worked as a public school choir director, manager for an arts non-profit organization, and editor in academic publishing. She and her husband are the parents of a very cool 2 year-old boy.

Research Interests

Intersections of music and literature in seventeenth-century England, drama, masques, poetry, book history

Teaching Interests

Early modern literature, drama, poetry, literary theory

Professional Citizenship

  • Guest Speaker, Government Arts College, Kota, Jaipur, India (2021 - 2021)
  • Other, Maxwell Institute, Book of Mormon: brief theological introduction series

Courses Taught