BEVERLY HAVILAND

Beverly Haviland works in19th-century American, English and French literature, 20th-century American literature and film, cultural history, and feminist and psychoanalytic theory. She is the author of Henry James's Last Romance: Making Sense of the Past and the American Scene and essays on various literary and cultural topics, including two that have won prizes: one treats Bret Easton Ellis as a novelist of manners and the other is on the accusation of plagiarism that ended Nella Larsen's brilliant and brief career.

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Biography

Beverly Haviland (Ph.D., Princeton University, 1982, Comparative Literature) is Visiting Associate Professor and Senior Lecturer in American Civilization. She works in nineteenth-century American, English and French literature, twentieth-century American literature and film, cultural history, trauma studies, and feminist and psychoanalytic theory. She is the author of Henry James's Last Romance: Making Sense of the Past and the American Scene and essays on various literary and cultural topics, including two that have won prizes: one treats Bret Easton Ellis as a novelist of manners and the other is on the accusation of plagiarism that ended Nella Larsen's brilliant and brief career. Her current research is on the representation of childhood sexual abuse in literature. In 2003-2004 she was a Faculty Fellow at the Pembroke Center for Teaching and Research on Women in a seminar whose topic was "Shame."

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BEVERLY HAVILAND, (Ph.D., Princeton University, 1982, Comparative Literature)
Senior Lecturer and Visiting Associate Professor, American Civilization. Concentration Advisor
American Civilization
Phone: +1 401 863 1612
E-mail: Beverly_Haviland@Brown.EDU

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