Miriam Bailin

Miriam Bailin

​Associate Professor of English
PhD, Berkeley
research interests:
  • Victorian and Modern British Literature
  • The English Novel
  • Women's Studies
  • Gender and Sexuality

contact info:

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
    CB 1122
    ONE BROOKINGS DR.
    ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

Professor Bailin has written about Charlotte Bronte, Tennyson, Kipling, Ford Madox Ford, as well as on topics such as Victorian sentimentality and contemporary adaptations of Victorian decor. Her current work is on status and Victorian narrative.

Professor Bailin is the author of The Sickroom in Victorian Fiction: The Art of Being Ill (1994). She has written articles on Charlotte Bronte, Tennyson, Kipling, Ford Madox Ford, as well as on topics such as Victorian sentimentality and contemporary adaptations of Victorian decor. Her current work is on status and Victorian narrative.

Awards/Grants

American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship, alternate, 1995
Washington University Faculty Research Grant, 1989, 1995, 2003, 2008
NEH Summer Fellowship, 2008

Courses

  • L14 376: The Victorian Period
  • L14 3991: Senior Research Seminar I
  • L14 3992: Senior Research Seminar II
  • L14 456: English Novel of the 19th Century
  • L14 2152: Literature in English: Modern Texts and Contexts
  • L14 258: Art of the Novel