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RICHARD NEMESVARI

rnemesvari@wlu.ca

Dean of Arts

Department of English and Film Studies

Wilfrid Laurier University

Waterloo, Ontario

Canada    N2L 3C5

 
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EDUCATION:
 
Ph.D. Queen’s University at Kingston (1988)
 
M.A. University of Toronto
(1984)
 
B.A. University of Waterloo (Honours, 1983)

 

MAJOR WORKS
 
Book:
Thomas Hardy, Sensationalism, and the Melodramatic Mode (Palgrave Macmillan, 2011).


Editions:
Jane Eyre. Charlotte Brontë. (Broadview Press, 1999).
 
Aurora Floyd. Mary Elizabeth Braddon, with Lisa Surridge (Broadview Press, 1998).
 
The Trumpet-Major. Thomas Hardy. (Oxford University Press, 1991; rpt. 1998).
 
Human Shows: Essays in Honour of Michael Millgate, with Rosemarie Morgan (Thomas Hardy Association Press, 2000).

 

Recent Essays:
“Manful Sensations: Domesticity, Affect, and Class Status Anxiety in East Lynne and Aurora

Floyd.  The Victorian Novel and Masculinity (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015).


“Queering the Sensation Novel.”  The Cambridge Companion to Sensation Fiction (Cambridge

University Press, 2013).


“‘Going in a little for the subjective’: Textual and Moral Performance in The Doctor’s Wife.

A Companion to Sensation Fiction (Wiley-Blackwell, 2011).

 
“Hardy and Victorian Popular Culture: Performing Modernity in Music Hall and Melodrama.”

The Ashgate Research Companion to Thomas Hardy (Ashgate, 2010).

“‘Genres are not to be mixed … I will not mix them’: Discourse, Ideology, and Generic Hybridity in Hardy’s Fiction.” 
A Companion to Thomas Hardy (Wiley-Blackwell, 2009)



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