Professor Emerita

Research interests:


Victorian literature; adolescent literature


Selected publications:


Giant Despair Meets Hopeful: Kristevan Readings in Adolescent Fiction. Alberta: University of Alberta Press, 2000.

The Spasmodic Career of Sydney Dobell. Lanham and London: University Press of America, 1992.

The Wilson Sisters: A Biographical Study of Upper Middle-Class Victorian Life. Athens and London: Ohio University Press, 1984.

Numerous articles on Victorian literature and children’s literature.