Office Hours: Tuesday 4:00 - 5:00 PM, Friday 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM, or by appointment


Courses: Fall 2017
ENG 299: Writing About Literature
ENG 330: 19th Century British Novel
ENG 420: Introduction to Narrative Theory

Specialization: 
Nineteenth-century British literature, Victorian fiction, autobiography, narrative theory, theory of the novel


Education:
Ph.D., English and Comparative Literature, Washington University in St. Louis
M.A., Comparative Literature, Washington University in St. Louis
B.A., English and Hispanic Studies, The College of William and Mary

Current Research:
Fictional Selves: Creating Identity in the Victorian Fictional Autobiography (book project).

Publications:

“Life, Death, and Identity in The Lifted Veil: George Eliot’s Experiments in First-Person Fiction” in Critical Insights: George Eliot, Ed. Katie Peel. Ipswich, MA: Salem Press. 2016.

"How Do You Solve a Problem Like Esther? Reading Bleak House as Fictional Autobiography.” Victorians Institute Journal 41 (2013).

“‘But why should readers be made to feel…’: Repulsing Readerly Sympathy for Ethical Ends in the Victorian Realist Novel.” Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry 7.19 (Fall 2013).

“Reading Narrative Truth through the Absence of Narrative Awareness in Wilkomirski’s Fragments.” a/b: Auto/Biography Studies 28.1 (Summer 2013).

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