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Nancy ArmstrongNancy Armstrong  
Gilbert, Louis, and Edward Lehrman Distinguished Professor

Office Location: 303 Allen Bldg, Box 90015, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone: (919) 684-2741
Email Address: n.b.armstrong@duke.edu
Web Page: https://duke.box.com/s/884kkac8u4yuy55bple4mfe2kq93tbcp

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Fall 2023 Semester:

Remote office hours on request. Please email n.b.armstrong@duke.edu to schedule an appointment.


Ph.D., University of Wisconsin - Madison

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

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

Curriculum Vitae
Representative Publications   (More Publications)

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

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