Hall Center For The Humanities


Deborah Denenholz Morse
Professor of English & Murphy Faculty Fellow, College of William and Mary

"The Legacy of Slavery and the Creole Beauty: Marital Estrangement in 'He Knew He Was Right' and Bigamy in "Dr. Wortle's School"
Special Events – (The Trollope Lecture)

Tue., Apr. 3, 2012, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Co-sponsored by the Department of English and the Hall Center
Location: Hall Center Conference Hall

Deborah Denenholz Morse if Professor of English and Murphy Faculty Fellow at The College of William and Mary.  She is the author of Women in Trollope's Palliser Novels, the forthcoming Reforming Trollope: History and Englishness in the Novels of Anthony Trollope (Ashgate 2012), and the co-edited collections The Erotics of Instruction (with Regina Barreca), Victorian Animal Dreams: Representations of Animals in Victorian Literature and Culture (with Martin Danahay), and The Politics of Gender in the Novels of Anthony Trollope (with Margaret Markwick and Regenia Gagnier).  Deborah Morse is now writing a book with Margaret Markwick entitled Trollope Underground that will be published by Ashgate in 2014 and has agreed to be General Editor of the Ashgate Research Companion to Anthony Trollope.

Professor Morse's talk celebrates the inaugural year of The Trollope Prize at the University of Kansas.

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