Audrey Becker, Associate Professor of English, joined the faculty of Marygrove College in 2008 after teaching in the Great Books Program at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and at Bowling Green State University. Her teaching specialties include medieval and Renaissance literature, the history of the English language, Shakespeare, women writers in pre-modern Europe, and museum studies. Her research includes a focus on theories of adaptation of medieval and early modern texts, specifically adaptations the Mabinogi, a medieval Welsh text. Her co-edited book Welsh Mythology and Folklore in Popular Culture: Essays on Adaptations in Literature, Film, Television, and Digital Media was published by McFarland in 2011. Dr. Becker is actively involved in student travel and has led two Marygrove College study abroad programs in England.