Professor of English
403A Neville Hall
University of Maine
Orono, Maine 04469-5752 U.S.A.
Office Hours – Spring 2021 – on leave
Education: Ph.D., Columbia University, 1982
ENG 129: Topics in English – Introduction to Fiction
ENG 129: Topics in English – Representing Mothers
ENG 205: Introduction to Creative Writing
ENG 245: American Short Fiction
ENG 256: British Women’s Literature
ENG 405: Topics in Creative Writing
ENG 455: 18th Century Fiction, Satire and Poetry
ENG 555: Literature of the Enlightenment
The Matrophobic Gothic and Its Offspring: Sacrificing Mothers in the Novel and in Popular Culture. NY: Peter Lang, 2007.
Ann Radcliffe: A Bio-Bibliography. Westport, CT and London: Greenwood Press, 1996.
Ed. and Introd. Two Gothic Classics by Women [The Italian and Northanger Abbey]. NY: Signet Classics, 1995. (above).
Afterword. Rob Roy. NY: Signet Classics, 1995.
The Critical Response to Ann Radcliffe. Westport, CT and London: Greenwood Press, 1994.
Bookseller as Rogue: John Almon and the Politics of Eighteenth-Century Publishing. University Studies Series IV, English Language and Literature, vol. 28 (New York: Peter Lang, 1986).