Assistant Professor of English


B.A., Columbia (2005); Ph.D., Columbia (2013). Professor Parker specializes in the history and theory of the novel, particularly the Victorian era. He has written for Modern Language Quarterly, New Literary History, Novel: A Forum on Fiction, Mediations: Journal of the Marxist Literary Group, Film Quarterly, n + 1, The Los Angeles Review of Books,, and The Paris Review Daily. He is currently writing a book about recognition scenes called Misrecognitions: Plotting Capital in the Victorian Novel.

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