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  Nancy Armstrong, Affliated Faculty
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  Nancy ArmstrongGilbert, Louis, and Edward Lehrman Professor of English and Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies

Office Location:  304C Allen Bldg, English Dept., Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone:  (919) 668-0314
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  • Ph.D. University of Wisconsin at Madison 1977
  • B.A. State University of New York at Buffalo 1966


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, W2009.