Carlson, Julie

Position: 
Professor
Status: 
Current

Basic information

Office: 
South Hall 2523
Availability: 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Office Hours: 
Summer- please email
FAX: 
(805) 8934622
Email: 
jcarlson@english.ucsb.edu
Research Interests: 

Contact Info

Mailing Address: 

English Department
UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-3170

Research

Bio: 

Julie Carlson is a Professor in the English Department at the University of California, Santa Barbara. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1985, and her central interests include: British Romanticism; early nineteenth-century British theater; the Wollstonecraft Godwin Shelley family; theories of race and sexuality. She is the author of England's First Family of Writers: Mary Wollstonecraft, William Godwin, Mary Shelley, In the Theatre of Romanticism: Coleridge, Nationalism, Women; guest editor of Domestic/Tragedy (South Atlantic Quarterly) and various articles on romantic drama and theater.

Areas of Interest: 
British Romanticism; Feminist, race, and queer theories; Ear
Education: 
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1985
Projects (Initiatives, Grants, etc.): 

Co-director, Project Excel: an academic preparation initiative for local African-American and American Indian students in grades 5-12.