Sarah Gardam

Lecturer in English

Sarah Gardam graduated from Bryn Athyn College in 2002 with a B.A. in English. She began graduate school at Drew University, and then transferred to Temple University, where she is now finishing her PhD in English. She specializes in 20th Century American fiction, Asian American fiction, literary theory, women’s studies, and tragedy. Sarah has published articles on the novels of Willa Cather, Maxine Hong Kingston, and Anne Enright. As a teacher, she is primarily interested in helping her students to access their innate curiosity and creativity of thought.


  • PhD Candidate in English, Temple University
  • Teaching in Higher Education Certificate, Temple University
  • BA, Bryn Athyn College

Areas of Expertise/Interest

  • 20th Century American fiction
  • Asian American fiction
  • Literary theory
  • Women’s studies
  • Tragedy


Doering Center 308

Courses Taught