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Judith Wilt

newton college alumnae professor emerita

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Judith Wilt has degrees from Duquesne University and Indiana University and taught at Princeton before coming to Boston College in 1978. She was a founding member of the Women's Studies Program, chair of the English Department from 1990-1996, and became the Newton College Alumnae Chair in Western Culture in 2002. She teaches and writes on nineteenth century British fiction, women's writing, religion and literature, and popular culture genres, especially Gothic fiction. Recent courses and book length publications are listed below. Her current writing project is on women novelists and the heroes they create.

Curriculum Vitae

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Spring 2013 Course

Undergraduate

Previous Courses

Undergraduate
Graduate

EN 827 Master Narratives/Fielding to Lessing

The Origins of the English Novel 1600-1740 (1987)

Publications

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