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Alicia Carroll

Alicia Carroll Associate Professor
9058 Haley Center
(334) 844-9058
carroal@auburn.edu

Office Hours

  • Tuesday 1-3:00 pm
  • Thursday 1-3:00 pm

Profile

Alicia Carroll, Associate Professor, received her PhD from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. A specialist in Victorian Studies and ecocriticism, she welcomes the opportunity to mentor graduate and undergraduate students working in both areas. 

Carroll was a lead faculty member in the formation of the Quilts of Gee’s Bend in Context website and currently manages the academic content of the site. She is a member of both the UKI Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment and the American Association for Studies in Literature and the Environment, serving as a member of the Diversity Caucus in the American branch. She has recently completed a new ecocritical book, New Woman Ecologies: From Arts and Crafts to the Great War and Beyond, appearing in the Under the Sign of Nature series with the University of Virginia Press in 2019.

Representative Publications

Books:

Select Recent Articles and Chapters:

  • “Rivers Change like Nations”: Reading Eco-Apocalypse in The Waters of Edera,” in Victorian Environmental Nightmares, forthcoming July 2019, Palgrave. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-14042-7
  • “The Greening of Mary De Morgan: The Cultivating Woman and the Ecological Imaginary in ‘The Seeds of Love.’” Victorian Review, vol. 36, no. 2, 2010, pp. 104–117. JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/41413856.
  • "Race, Ethnicity and Identity," in George Eliot in Context, edited by Margaret Harris, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.

 

 

 

Last Updated: April 02, 2019