Valerie Elizabeth O'Brien

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Contact Information

338 English Building
608 S Wright St.
Urbana, IL 61801

Research Interests

Anglophone fiction, life writing studies, modernist literature, contemporary literature, disability studies, feminist theory

Awards and Honors

  • Campus Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (2018)
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (2018)
  • Department of English Undergraduate Teaching Award (2017-2018)

Courses Taught

Highlighted Publications

JOURNAL ARTICLES

  • "(Forthcoming) 'A Genius for Unreality': Neurodiversity in Elizabeth Bowen's Eva Trout." Journal of Modern Literature (2018):