hero image
Robin Miskolcze - Loyola Marymount University. Los Angeles, CA, US

Robin Miskolcze Robin Miskolcze

Professor of English | Loyola Marymount University

Los Angeles, CA, UNITED STATES

Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts

Media

Publications:

Robin Miskolcze Publication

Documents:

Photos:

Videos:

Audio:

Biography

Robin Miskolcze teaches courses in American Romanticism, American Realism and Naturalism, 19th-Century American women writers and early American culture. She is currently Director of the English Graduate Program. Her book Women and Children First: 19th-Century Sea Narratives and American Identity (2008) examines images of women at sea as passengers, cross-dressed sailors and slaves within antebellum narratives ranging from novels and sermons to newspaper accounts and lithographs. Professor Miskolcze has also published her research in journals such as Nineteenth-Century Contexts and Leviathan: A Journal of Melville Studies. Her current research interests include 19th-century representations of homelessness, Mobility Studies, and Oceanic Studies.

Areas of Expertise (5)

19th Century American Women Writers

Early American Culture

English Literature

American Romanticism

American Realism and Naturalism