CONTRIBUTOR:

Sophia Andres

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TITLE:

Kathlyn Cosper Dunagan Professor in the Humanities

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The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

BIOGRAPHY:

Sophia Andres is Professor of English and Kathlyn Cosper Dunagan Professor in Humanities at the University of Texas of the Permian Basin where she teaches Romantic, Victorian, Modern and Postmodern Fiction and Art. Her work has appeared in numerous journals and books, most recently, "Rossetti's Women in the Victorian Novel," was the lead article in the Autumn 2013 Review of the Pre-Raphaelite Society. Her book, The Pre-Raphaelite Art of the Victorian Novel: Narrative Challenges to Visual Gendered Boundaries, won the SCMLA book of the year award. She is presently working on two books tentatively titled, "Poetry in Painting: The Lyrical Voice of Pre-Raphaelite Paintings" and "The Pre-Raphaelite Past of the Modern Novel.