The Department of English is pleased to announce the appointment of Aaron Hostetter as Assistant Professor of English, effective Fall 2011. Professor Hostetter received his Ph.D. from Princeton University in January, 2011, writing his dissertation on The Politics of Eating and Cooking in Medieval English Romance.  He has presented numerous papers at conferences and colloquia, and he has an essay forthcoming in the Journal of English and Germanic Philology, among other publications.  He was named a winner of the Princeton Graduate Alumni Teaching Award in 2009.