Associate Professor



Publications

Books

cover of Victorian Literature and the Physics of the Imponderable by Sarah Alexander

Victorian Literature and the Physics of the Imponderable,

University of Pittsburgh Press, December 2016.

  

Articles

“Saving Time: Nineteenth-Century Time Travel and the Temporal Logic of Late
Capitalism”
Victorian Studies, 60.2. 2018
“The Residuum, Victorian Naturalism, and the Entropic Narrative” Nineteenth-Century
Contexts
, 35:2 (2013): 99-120.
“Arthur Morrison” The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Victorian Literature, Malden,
MA: Wiley-Blackwell, July 2015.
“A Tale of Two Dandies: Gore, Dickens, and the ‘Social-Fork’ Novel.” Women’s Writing.
16.2 (2009): 283-300.

 

Awards and Recognition

Summer Research Award, Humanities Center, The University of Vermont
Nominated for the Kroepsch-Maurice Excellence in Teaching Award, 2011
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, ACLS Doctoral Completion Dissertation Fellowship, 2008-
2009
Graduate School-New Brunswick Dissertation Teaching Award, 2008-2009, declined in
order to accept ACLS
Mellon Dissertation Grant, Summer 2008
Associate Fellow, Carnegie Academy for the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning, 2006-
2008
Rutgers University Dissertation Fellowship, 2005-2006
Mellon Dissertation Workshop & Fellowship, “Problems in Historical Interpretation,” 2006
Blum Teaching Fellowship, Rutgers University, 2005
Mellon Summer Research Grant, Rutgers University, 2005

Associations and Affiliations

British Association for Victorian Studies
Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies Association
Modern Language Association
North American Victorian Studies Association
Phi Beta Kappa

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

Victorian literature and culture, the novel, Victorian poetry, nineteenth-century science, Dickens, Victorian London, nineteenth-century political economy

Education

  • Rutgers University, Ph.D. 2009

Contact

Office Location:

415 Old Mill

Office Hours:

Fall 2019: Thursdays 2:00-4:00pm

Courses Taught

  • 19th Century British Novel
  • Victorian Monsters
  • 19th Century Monsters
  • Victorian Poetry
  • The Victorian Novel
  • Charles Dickens