James Blodgett is an associate professor of Medieval Literature and Linguistics. He is interested in English Medieval Literature and the English language, particularly historical semantics. Professor Blodgett serves on several department committees, including the Steering Committee and the Major Committee. For the college of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Professor Blodgett serves on the PTR Committee. He is an active member of the IU South Bend Senate and currently serves on the Academic Advising and Admissions Committee.