Lillian E. Craton

Lillian E. Craton

Associate Professor of English
Ph.D., Emory University (2006)
M.A., Emory University (2005)
B.A., University of North Carolina (1998)



CLASSES TAUGHT
Course Num Course Title
ENGL-101 Writing and Inquiry I
ENGL-102 Writing and Inquiry II
ENGL-201 Readings in British Lit
ENGL-214 Literature and Experience
ENGL-221 Readings in World Lit
ENGL-311 Romanticism
ENGL-312 Victorianism
ENGL-325 Contemporary Southern Literatu
ENGL-401 Family Fiction in Brit Lit
ENGL-401 Women Writers of the 19th Cent
ENGL-401 World Literature
ENGL-401 Cultural Conflict In World Lit
ENGL-414 Poetry
ENGL-417 Cult of Personality in Non-Fic
ENGL-499 Senior Seminar
HONS-211 Intl Issues in Humanities
HP-111 Intern'l Issues in Arts/Humani
HUMA-230 Victoriana:19th Cent. Pop Cult
HUMA-330 Romanticism in Western Culutre
HUMA-330 Travel Writing
HUMA-390 Study Tour: Global London
HUMA-390 Victoriana:19th Cent in Pop Cu
HUMA-390 Women in Contemp. Asian Lit.

BOOKS
  • The Victorian Freak Show: The Significance of Disability and Physical Difference in 19th Century Fiction. Youngstown, NY: Cambria Press. (2009)
CHAPTERS, CASES, READINGS, SUPPLEMENTS
  • To E-Read or Not to E-Read: Rethinking Resistance to Digital Text in the Literature Classroom. Teachers as Avatars. Hampton Press. (2011)
  • Hiding the Light: True Blood and Disability. True Blood & Philosophy expanded electronic edition. Wiley & Sons. (2011)
  • I Am Sookie, Hear Me Roar: Sookie Stackhouse and Feminist Ambivalence. True Blood and Philosophy. Wiley & Sons. (2010)
  • The Widest Lap: Fatness and Mothering in Nineteenth-Century Fiction. Other Mothers. Columbus, Ohio: Ohio State UP. (2008)
ARTICLES - REFEREED
  • Book Review--N. Durbach's Spectacle of Deformity: Freak Shows and Modern British Culture in Victorian Studies. (2011)

PRESENTATIONS
  • Constructions of Southern Womanhood. Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association National Conference. Chicago, Illinois. (April, 2014)
  • The Road To Peace: Travel, Reflection, and Cultural Adventure. Peace Studies Conference (People to People and Lander University). Greenwood, South Carolina. (2013)
  • The Nature and Nurture of Empathetic Reading. College English Association Annual Conference. Savannah, Georgia. (2013)
  • Witnessing War, Promoting Peace. Peace Studies Conference (People to People and Lander University). Greenwood, South Carolina. (March, 2012)
  • Liberation or Exploitation? Fat Maids and Mammies in the Fictional Nineteenth Century. Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association National Conference. Boston, Massachusetts. (2012)
  • The Victorian Freak Show. Forum on The Elephant Man, The Warehouse Theater. Greenville, South Carolina. (October, 2011)
  • Finding a Voice: Podcasting and Student Engagement. The Teaching Professor Conference. Atlanta, Georgia. (May, 2011)
  • Peace and Poetry. Peace Studies Conference (People to People and Lander University). Greenwood, South Carolina. (March, 2011)
  • Peace and Poetry. Peace Studies Conference (People to People and Lander University). Greenwood, South Carolina. (2010)
  • Composing Ourselves: Intersections in Writing Instruction and Life Coaching (chair, special session roundtable). SAMLA. Atlanta, Georgia. (2009)
  • Miniatures and Monsters: Extreme Littleness in the Novels of Charles Dickens. Victorians Institute 39th Annual Conference. Columbia, South Carolina. (October, 2008)