Juliette Wells

Associate Professor and Chair, English

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BA, BMusic, MA: Johns Hopkins, 1997

MA, MPhil, PhD: Yale University, 2003

Areas of Scholarly Expertise and Interest

Eighteenth- and nineteenth-century British literature; the novel; women's writing; Jane Austen

Recent Publications/Presentations/Performances

"New Approaches to Austen and the Popular Reader," in Uses of Austen: Jane's Afterlives, ed. Gillian Dow and Clare Hanson (Palgrave Macmillan, 2012)

Everybody's Jane: Austen in the Popular Imagination (Bloomsbury Academic, 2011)  

"From Schlockspeare to Austenpop," in Shakespeare 6.4 (2010), special issue on Shakespeare and Austen, ed. Lisa Hopkins

"Austen's Adventures in American Popular Fiction, 1996-2006," in Persuasions: The Jane Austen Journal On-Line 30.2 (2010), special issue on "New Directions in Austen Studies," ed. Gillian Dow and Susan Allen Ford

The Brontës in the World of the Arts (Ashgate, 2008), coedited with Sandra Hagan

Funded Research

Jane Austen Scholar in Residence at Goucher, 2009-2010

Jane Austen Society of North America International Visitor Program fellowship, 2010

Awards/Significant Accomplishments

Member of the board, Jane Austen Society of North America

Editorial board member, Persuasions: The Jane Austen Journal

Jane Austen Society of North America Traveling Lecturer, 2010-2011