Dr. Lynn Shakinovsky
Contact InformationEmail: email@example.com
Phone: 519-884-0710 ext.3227
Office Location: DAWB 3-124
Office Hours: Monday 9:30-10:30 and Wednesday 11:30-12:30
BA (Witwatersrand), MA, PhD (Toronto). Associate Professor (1991).
- Victorian literature and culture;
- 19th- and 20th-century American literature;
- psychoanalysis, religion, ethics.
Books: The Marked Body: Domestic Violence in Mid-Nineteenth Century Literature, with Kate Lawson (SUNY Press, 2002).
Selected Recent Articles include:
"Disease, Hospitality, and Forgiveness in Charlotte Yonge's The Heir of Redclyffe." Victorians: A Journal of Literature and Culture. 123 (Spring 2013) 83-95.
“Business and Terror in Charles Dickens’s A Tale of Two Cities.” Australasian Journal of Victorian Studies. 2. 2012.
“Fantasies of National Identification in Villette.” Studies in English Literature, 15-1900. 49.4 (Autumn 2009): 925-44. (co-authored with Kate Lawson).
“Domestic History and the Idea of the Nation in Charlotte Yonge’s The Heir of Redclyffe.” Antifeminism and the Victorian Novel: Rereading Nineteenth-Century Women Writers. Ed. Tamara Silvia Wagner. Cambria Press, 2009. 77-96.
Lynn Shakinovsky is the recipient of the Faculty of Arts Teaching Scholar Award (2009).