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Mary Christian

Mary Christian

Assistant Professor
Department of English

Phone: 478.934.3358

Office Hours: MW 11am-12:15 pm (Cochran--Russell 309)
TR 11 am-1:45 pm (Cochran--Jackson 213)
Courses: English Composition I (ENGL 1101)
English Composition II (ENGL 1102)
World Literature I (ENGL 2111)
Practical Workplace Writing (PFWR 3170)
Modern Drama (ENGL 3900)
Education: Ph.D., English Literature, 2016, Indiana University
M.A., English Literature, 2011, Indiana University
B.A., English and French, 2008, Union College, Lincoln, NE
Organizations: Modern Language Association
North American Victorian Studies Association
International Shaw Society
Adventist English Association
Publications: Journal Articles:
“‘A Doll’s House Conquered Europe’: Ibsen, his English Parodists, and the Debate over World Drama.” Humanities 8.2 (2019), https://doi.org/10.3390/h8020082.

“Plays Present and Unpresent: Updating Shaw’s Drama in Performance.” SHAW: The Journal of Bernard Shaw Studies 38.1 (2018), 113-125.

“Performing Marriage: A Doll’s House and its Reconstructions in Fin-de-Siècle London.” Theatre Survey 57.1 (2016), 43-62.

“Bought with Silver: Victor Hugo, George Bernard Shaw, and the Economics of Salvation.” Religion and Literature 47.2 (2015), 1-22.

“‘Not a Play’: Redefining Theater and Reforming Marriage in Candida.” SHAW: The Journal of Bernard Shaw Studies 35.2, (2015), 238-253.

Book Reviews:
L. W. Conolly, ed. Bernard Shaw’s Postmistress: The Memoir of Jisbella Georgina Lyth as Told to Romie Lambkin. SHAW: The Journal of Bernard Shaw Studies (forthcoming in 2019).

Kay Li, Bernard Shaw's Bridges to Chinese Culture. ELT (Forthcoming in 2019).

Robert Gaines, ed., Bernard Shaw's Marriages and Misalliances. Culture in Focus 1.1 (2018), 80-82.

Jeffrey Richards, The Golden Age of Pantomime: Slapstick, Spectacle and Subversion in Victorian England. Victorian Studies 59.3 (2017), 510-511.

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