The English, History, and Religion departments of Kalamazoo College announce a new, cross-disciplinary appointment in Pre-Modern Culture. All of the positions dealing with literature, religion, and history in the West before 1800 have now been rolled into a single position, allowing these three departments to expand their offerings in European and American history and literature since 1995. The person hired to this position will be responsible for covering all events of cultural significance in the West from 600 CE to 1800 CE. Teaching load is 3-2, but the candidate may offer additional courses if s/he feels that such are necessary. Candidate should have secondary interests in sub-colonial literature post-1995. Publications in modern Japanese architecture a plus.