Dr. Natalie Gerber

Dr. Natalie Gerber
Dr. Natalie Gerber
Professor
Fenton Hall 279
716-673-3855
natalie.gerber@fredonia.edu

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Natalie Gerber is professor of English at SUNY Fredonia, where she teaches courses in professional writing, editing, grammar, style, and 20th-century American poetry and literature. She is passionate about helping students write their professional futures and achieve more than they thought possible. She has served on the executive boards of The Robert Frost Society, the Wallace Stevens Society, and Poetry by the Sea: A Global Conference.

Office Hours

Tuesday: 2-4 pm
Wednesday: 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Thursday: 2-4 pm
by appointment

Teaching Interests

professional writing; grammar, style, and editing; history and structure of the English language; poetry and poetics; 20th-century American literature

Research Interests

rhythmic structures of the English language and of English-language poetry; linguistic and cognitive approaches to literature; versification; Global Englishes; intonational phonology and poetic structure; the structure and history of the English language; 20th-century American poetry

License/Certification

  • Certificate

Awards and Honors

  • William T. and Charlotte N. Hagan Young Scholar/Artist Award (2016).
  • Honorary Member (2015).
  • John N. Serio Award for Best Essay (2013).

Professional Membership

  • Modern Language Association
  • Robert Frost Society
  • Wallace Stevens Society

Intellectual Contributions

  • "Prosody: Alternate Histories," Stanford University's Arcades Project (2018).