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Sharon Marcus

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Title Orlando Harriman Professor of English
Department English-Compar Lit
Email sm2247@columbia.edu
Phone +1 212 854 6403
Address 308 Philosophy
Mail Code: 4927
United States

B.A. in Comparative Literature, Brown (1986); Ph.D. in Comparative Literature, Johns Hopkins (1995). Professor Marcus specializes in nineteenth-century British and French novels, urban and architectural studies, and feminist and queer theory. In addition to Apartment Stories: City and Home in Nineteenth-Century Paris and London (University of California Press, 1999), she has recently published articles on the representation of lesbians in 19th-century literary criticism and on Victorian fashion plates. She recently completed a book entitled Between Women: Friendship, Desire and Marriage in Victorian England (Princeton University Press, 2007).