Areas of Specialization
Nineteenth-century American literature, sentimental fiction, gender, cultural studies, popular culture
Barnes, Elizabeth. Love's Whipping Boy: Violence and Sentimentality in the American Imagination. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011.
Barnes, Elizabeth, ed. Incest and the Literary Imagination. Gainesville: UP of Florida, 2002.
|Barnes, Elizabeth. States of Sympathy: Seduction and Democracy in the American Novel. New York: Columbia UP, 1997.|
B.A., Westmount College; M.A. and Ph.D., University of California-Santa Barbara