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SUSAN WEISSER

PROFESSOR

ENGLISH

HARVEY HALL
ROOM 209

p - 516-877-4036

f - 516-877-4038

e - WEISSER@adelphi.edu

 

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Diplomas/Degrees

PhD in English, Columbia University (1987)

Recent Courses

Literature In English II
Modern Condition I
S/T: Genres Of Narrative

Teaching Specializations/Interests

Nineteenth century British literature
Women's studies and feminism
Early twentieth century literature
Autobiography and Memoir

Research Interests

Nineteenth century novel
Autobiography
Romantic love and gender

Books

Susan Ostrov Weisser (2013). The Glass Slipper: Women and Love Stories. Rutgers U. Press.


Artistic/Creative Work

"Panel member". Participated in a panel discussion, "What is the 'Real' in Reality Television?". NYU/Gallaltin Division. October 2007.

"Panel member". Participation in a panel on Jane Eyre following a performance of the adaptation of the novel by The Acting Company in New York City. The Acting Company. April 2007.


Other Scholarly/Artistic Work

Books:
Feminist Nightmares: Women at Odds, ed. with J. Fleischner
A Craving Vacancy: Women and Sexual Love in the British Novel
Women and Romance: A Reader
Introduction and Notes to Jane Eyre, Barnes and Noble ed.
Introduction and Notes to Persuasion, Barnes and Noble ed.