Oglethorpe Faculty

Elizabeth Hetzel

Instructor of Core Studies Office: ehetzel@oglethorpe.edu


  • Essay: “Of Money, Love, and Art: Edith Wharton’s Cultural Study of War,” Critical Insights: Edith Wharton, co-authored with Carla Chwat of the University of North Georgia.


  • Competitively selected to be a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Scholar and to participate in the NEH Summer Institute, “Tales from the Chihuahuan Desert: Borderlands Narratives about Identity and Binationalism,” The University of Texas at El Paso, July 2017. Co-authored a lesson plan with a fellow summer scholar Stan Lau, “Border-Crossing: Engaging and Connecting Across Differences through Oral History“. The Endowment is a federal agency that supports enrichment opportunities at colleges, universities, and cultural institutions so teachers can study with experts in humanities disciplines.