Linda M. Shires, American English educator, writer. Recipient directorship, National Endowment of the Humanities, 1993, 1995; fellow, Guggenheim Foundation, 1993-1994. Member Alumnae Schools Committee, Princeton University, since 2007; Member of Modern Language Association (elections committee 1990-1992), North America Victorian Studies Association, Northeast Victorians Association, Oxford Alumni Association.
From assistant to associate professor Syracuse (New York ) University, 1981—1988, professor English, 1996—2008, director graduate studies, 2007—2008. Professor English Stern College, Yeshiva University, since 2008, chair, since 2009. Referee presses, journals, universities, other organizations.
Member advisory board Victorians Institute Journal University Kentucky, since 1995, NINES. Visiting associate professor New York University, 1996—1997, Princeton University, 1990—1992
- Victorians Reading the Romantics: Essays by U. C. Knoepflmacher
- Victorians Reading the Romantics: Essays by U.
- Perspectives: Modes of Viewing and Knowing in Nineteenth-Century England (VICTORIAN CRITICAL INTERVENTIO)
- Perspectives: Modes of Viewing and Knowing in Nineteenth-Century England reopens the question of classical perspective and its vicissitudes in aesthetic practice with a focus on texts of the 1830s to the end of the 1870s.
- Telling Stories: A Theoretical Anlysis of Narrative Fiction
- Telling Stories overturns traditional definitions of narrative by arguing that any story, whether a Bette Davis film, a jeans ad, a Jane Austen novel of a 'Cathy' comic, must be related to larger cultural networks.
- Rewriting the Victorians: Theory, History and the Politics of Gender
- "Rewriting the Victorians" is a collection of essays both feminist and historical which analyzes power relations between men and women in the Victorian period.
1975 - 1977
2009 - present
2014 - present
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