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Erica Stevens, PhD

Erica Stevens PhD

120 Burrowes Building

Mailroom: 430 Burrowes Building

University Park , PA 16802

Office Hours:

  • Spring 2017:
  • T 12:00-1:30
  • W 1:30-3:00


  1. B.A., English, Loyola University New Orleans, 2008
  2. M.A., English, The Pennsylvania State University, 2012
  3. PhD, English, The Pennsylvania State University, 2016

Professional Bio

Erica defended her dissertation "Social Lives: Nineteenth-Century New Orleans in Literature" in the summer of 2016. Her research interests include regionalism and transnationalism, aesthetic theory, and social history. She has taught multiple versions of English 15, English 202A: Writing in the Social Sciences, and English 202D: Business Communication, and English 432: The American Novel to 1900. She is currently teaching Women Writers: The Marriage Plot and including novels by Fanny Fern, Nella Larsen, Cristina GarcĂ­a, and others.

Areas of Specialization

American Literature Before 1900