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Annette Federico  

Associate Department Head

Office: Keezell 418
Phone: 540-568-3751
Email: federiar@jmu.edu

Courses: on leave Fall 2014 semester

Specialization:

Victorian literature

Education:
Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University, 1989
M.A., Case Western Reserve University, 1986
B.A., Ohio University, Honors Tutorial College, 1982
Trinity College, Carmarthen, Wales, 1980-81

Interests:
Victorian literature, gender studies, Scottish literature

Publications:
Books

Gilbert and Gubar’s The Madwoman in the Attic after Thirty Years, ed. (University
          of Missouri Press, 2009).

Idol of Suburbia: Marie Corelli and Late-Victorian Literary Culture (University Press
          of  Virginia, 2000).

Masculine Identity in Hardy and Gissing (Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1991).

Selected articles since 1994
"Stevenson's Mortal Questions." VictorianS Institute Journal (forthcoming).

"Dorothea's Boudoir: Reading, Dream Work, and Ethical Perception," Texas Studies in           Literature and Language (forthcoming).

"The Violent Deaths of  Oliver Twist." PLL: Papers on Language and
          Literature
47.4 (Fall 2011): 363-385.

“Thomas Hardy’s The Well-Beloved: Love’s Descent.” ELT: English Literature
          in Transition
50.3 (2007): 269-90.

“Making Do: George Orwell’s Coming Up for Air.” Studies in the Novel 37.1 (2005): 50-63.

“Irony, Ethics, and Self-Fashioning in George Moore’s Confessions of a Young
          Man
.” Marketing the Author: Authorial Personae, Narrative Selves and
          Self-Fashioning, 1880-1930
. Ed. Marysa Demoor. London: Palgrave, 2004. 96-113.

David Copperfield and the Pursuit of Happiness.” Victorian Studies 46.1 (2003): 69-95.
         
“Being Torn: The Mill on the Floss.” LIT: Literature, Interpretation, Theory 12 (2001):
          359-79.
          
“Dickens and Disgust.” Dickens Studies Annual 29 (2000): 145-62.
           
“Marie Corelli and the New Woman.” Victorian Women Writers and The Woman
          Question
. Ed. Nicola Diane Thompson. Cambridge: Cambridge U P, 1999.

“Marie Corelli: Aestheticism in Suburbia.” Women and British Aestheticism, 1860-
          1934
. Eds. Talia Schaffer and Kathy Alexis Psomiades. Charlottesville:
          University Press of Virginia, 2000.

“Samuel Butler’s The Way of All Flesh: Rewriting the Family.” ELT: English Literature
          in Transition
38.4 (1995): 466-82.     

“The Other Case: Gender and Narration in Charlotte Brontë’s The Professor.” PLL:
          Papers on  Language and Literature
30.4 (1994): 323-45.  Reprinted in The
          Brontës
. Ed. Patricia Ingham. London: Longman, 2002; Nineteenth-
          Century Literature Criticism
(2002); The Brontës: Critical Assessments. Ed.
          Eleanor McNees. Sussex: Helm, 1995.

“Books for Boys: Violence and Representation in Kidnapped and Catriona.”
          Victorians Institute Journal
22 (1994): 115-33.

 

 

 

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