Author Biography

Holly Faith Nelson, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of English and the Department Chair at Trinity Western University, where she also serves as the Co-Director of the Gender Studies Institute. She has published widely on British literature of the seventeenth and long eighteenth centuries. With Katherine Ellison, of Illinois State University, she co-founded and co-edits the online, multi-media, peer-reviewed journal Digital Defoe: Studies in Defoe & His Contemporaries.

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Alexander Pope, Anne Finch, Aphra Behn, biography, Bonnell Thornton, collections, Elizabeth Singer Rowe, gender, George Colman, Katherine Philips, women's poetry