Dr. Catherine England

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Dr. Catherine England

Assistant Professor of English, Interim Composition Coordinator

Office: FH 119
Phone: 843-661-1527
cengland@fmarion.edu

Dr. England teaches a variety of composition and literature courses while also serving as the Interim Composition Coordinator for FMU’s English Department.

She is a specialist in Victorian literature with research interests that include British marriage plots, the history of the novel, cultural studies, and gender. In 2013, she completed her dissertation, The Attraction of Imperfection: Depreciating Social Capital in Victorian Marriage Plots. Using her dissertation research, she recently published the article “Slipping into Marriage: How Heroines Create Desire by Risking Their Reputations” in Victorian Review.

Additionally, she co-edited a scholarly edition of Helen Maria Williams’s Peru and Peruvian Tales, which Broadview Press published in 2014.

Education

PhD, University of South Carolina
MA, University of South Carolina
BA, Wofford College