Donna Allego, PhD

Associate Professor

Dr. Donna M. Allego, an Associate Professor at Gwynedd Mercy University, teaches in the Language, Literature, and Fine Arts Division.  She has published articles on Willa Cather and Genevieve Taggard and has designed three sites for the Modern American Poetry Site (Joy Davidman, Lola Ridge, and Margaret Walker).  Her areas of expertise are American Literature, Poetry and Mythology.  Her current research interest is Eastern thought and literature. 

Dr. Allego is the also the Editor of the Griffin, GMercyU’s magazine of literature and the arts. She has attended the seminar Homer Across the Curriculum: the Odyssey sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges and the Center for Hellenic Studies at Harvard University.