Seth Abramson

Office: Faculty Suite, 88 Commercial Street, Manchester, NH 03101
seth abramson

Professor Abramson runs the Digital Language Arts and Professional and Technical Communications tracks of the Literary Arts and Studies program. A graduate of Harvard Law School, Professor Abramson worked for nine years as a criminal defense attorney and criminal investigator before returning to academia and achieving a Ph.D. in Literary Studies. His teaching areas include digital journalism, post-internet cultural theory, post-internet writing, and legal advocacy (legal writing, case method, and trial advocacy). 


  • Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
  • J.D., Harvard Law School
  • M.A., University of Wisconsin
  • M.F.A., University of Iowa
  • B.A., Dartmouth College

Courses Taught

  • ENGL 502: Professional & Technical Writ
  • ENGL 534: 21st Century Journalism
  • ENGL 595: Top/Legal Writing & Research
  • ENGL 693: Contemporary Literature
  • ENGL 694: SpcTop/Graphic Novels
  • ENGL 750: The American Avant-Garde
  • ENGL 787: Digital Age Culture & Theory
  • UMIS 599: IS/ CW Capstone Project

Selected Artistic Activities

WUNH 93.1 FM Poetry Reading (2016).

Prairie Lights Bookstore Poetry Reading Series (2015).