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Nancy ArmstrongNancy Armstrong  
Gilbert, Louis, and Edward Lehrman Professor

Office Location: 304C Allen Building
Office Phone: (919) 668-0314
Email Address: n.b.armstrong@duke.edu
Web Page: https://duke.box.com/Nancy-Armstrong-CV

Teaching (Fall, 2016):

  • English 890s.02, Special topics seminar Synopsis
    Perkins 065, M 04:40 PM-07:10 PM


Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison

B.A., State University of New York at Buffalo

The Novel
18th-20th century Anglophone literatures and cultures
Critical Theory

Curriculum Vitae
Representative Publications   (More Publications)

  1. N Armstrong. How Novels Think: The Limits of Individualism 1719-1900. manual. Columbia University Press, 2005.
  2. N Armstrong. Fiction in the Age of Photography: The Legacy of British Realism. manual. Harvard University Press, 1999.  [abs]
  3. with N Armstrong and L Tennenhouse. The Imaginary Puritan: Literature, Intellectual Labor, and the Origins of Personal Life. manual. University of California Press, 1992.
  4. N Armstrong. Desire and Domestic Fiction: A Political History of the Novel. manual. Oxford University Press, 1987.
  5. with Warren Montag. The Future of the Human. 2-3 2009

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