Cora Fox

Ross-Blakley Hall 178
PO Box 871401
Associate Professor
TEMPE Campus


Cora Fox is associate professor of English and interim director of the Institute for Humanities Research at Arizona State University, where she has led an initiative to develop research capacity in health humanities since 2013. She is the author of "Ovid and the Politics of Emotion in Elizabethan England" (Palgrave, 2009) and co-edited, with Barbara Weiden Boyd, the "MLA Approaches to Teaching the Works of Ovid and the Ovidian Tradition" (2010). Her current work focuses on the histories of positive emotions and well-being, as well as the role of fictional and cultural narratives in shaping emotion. She is currently working on a book tentatively titled "Emotive Intertextuality: Reading Happiness Through Shakespeare."




Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison


Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
REL 394 Special Topics
ENG 394 Special Topics
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
ENG 303 Classic Backgrnds: English Lit
Fall 2014
Course Number Course Title
ENG 321 Shakespeare
Spring 2014
Course Number Course Title
ENG 221 Survey of English Literature
Fall 2013
Course Number Course Title
ENG 321 Shakespeare