Faculty & Staff
Sari Edelstein, PhD
- Assistant Professor of English, College of Liberal Arts
- 617-287-6709 Telephone:
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100 Morrissey Blvd. Office Location: Wheatley Hall, 06, 00012
Areas of Expertise
19th Century American Literature and Culture; Women Writers; History of Journalism; Sensationalism and Sentimentalism; Print Culture Studies; Feminist and Queer Theory
MA, PhD Brandeis University
BA, Northwestern University
Professional Publications & Contributions
"The Novel and the News: Sentiment and Objectivity in American Women's Writing Before 1900" (book manuscript in preparation) and currently at work on a second book project on nineteenth-century anti-coming-of-age novels.
Undergraduate: Understanding Literature, American Romanticism, American Women Writers and Culture; Six American Authors; Special Topics in American Literature: Literature and Journalism
Graduate: American Romanticism; Books, Manuscripts, Libraries
Review Essays, Book Reviews, Encyclopedia Entries
• Profile of Elizabeth Keckley. Legacy: A Journal of American Women Writers. 29.1 (forthcoming January 2012).
• Review of Style, Gender, and Fantasy in Nineteenth-Century American Women's Writing by Dorri Beam. Tulsa Studies in Women’s Literature (forthcoming).
• Review of Wild Unrest: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and the Making of “The Yellow Wall-Paper” by Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz. American Literary Realism (forthcoming).
• “Spectacular Fictions.” Review of Frantic Panoramas : American Literature and Mass Culture, 1870-1920 by Nancy Bentley. Criticism 51.4 (Fall 2010): 697-701.
• Entry, “Federalist Party.” Encyclopedia of the Early Republic and Antebellum America. Ed. Christopher Bates. Armonk, N.Y.: M.E. Sharpe (2010).
• Review of Front-Page Girls: Women Journalists in American Culture and Fiction, 1880-1930 by Jean Marie Lutes and The Female Investigator in Literature, Film, and Popular Culture by Lisa M. Dresner. American Literature 79.4 (December 2007): 847-849.
Book Review Editor, Legacy: A Journal of American Women Writers
President, Charlotte Perkins Gilman Society