Matthew T. Pifer

Associate Professor of English (Husson University); Adjunct Associate Professor (Honors)

Dr. Pifer has taught the Civilizations sequence since 2014.

Office: Meeting House 222, Husson University

Scholarly Interests: Dr. Pifer has research interests in American literature, the functions of dissent, and composition. He has currently finished the monograph, Dissent and the Dynamics of Cultural Change.


  • Performing the Blessing: Revisiting Lucille Clifton’s BLESSING THE BOATS (AT ST. MARY’S), Explicator, vol 77(1), 2019, 11-16.