Margot (Meg) Sempreora

Meg Sempreora

Professor of English 
Pearson House 
sempreme@webster.edu
(314) 246-7730

 

 

 

Education

Tufts University
Middlebury College
Connecticut College

Interests

Literature
Drama
Women's Literature
The Adaptation of Literature into Film

Biography

Margot (Meg) came to Pearson House from the East Coast in 1997. She has published on Kate Chopin, Ernest Hemingway, and Alice Dunbar-Nelson and is currently working on an essay on Lewis Nordan, a living Southern fiction writer. In addition to her classes here at Webster, Meg works as a volunteer with Prison Performing Arts, teaching classic works by dramatists such as Sophocles and Shakespeare in the Missouri prisons. She has also taught in an MA program at the Universidad de Cuyo in Mendoza, Argentina.