Roxanne Eberle

Associate Professor Office: 240 Park Hall

(Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles,1994), Associate Professor, specializes in Romantic Literature, Nineteenth-Century Studies, and Feminist Literary Criticism. Her first book, Chastity and Transgression in Women's Writing, 1792-1897: Interrupting the Harlot's Progress (Palgrave Publishers, 2002), explores representations of sexual transgression and feminist activism in a range of nineteenth-century texts written by women. She has also published essays on Amelia Opie (Studies in the Novel 1994) and British Abolitionist poetry (Romanticism and Women Poets: Opening the Doors of Reception 1999). Most recently, Dr. Eberle has edited Women and Romanticism, 1790-1830 (Routledge, 2006), a five volume collection of primary materials inclusive of pedagogical tracts, poetry, periodical essays, and novels. She is currently at work on a cultural biography of Amelia Opie (1769-1853), a poet, novelist and abolitionist.

Dr. Eberle teaches a range of courses on the Undergraduate and Graduate level. Her undergraduate courses have included courses on Romantic Literature, Jane Austen, Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Women Writers, Virginia Woolf, and the Novel of the Romantic Period. Graduate courses have included surveys of both Earlier and Later Romantic Writers, as well as seminars on the "Romantic Novel," "Jane Austen," and "Austen, the Brontes, Gaskell, and Woolf."

Dr. Eberle is co-chair with Dr. Casie LeGette, of the Georgia Colloquium in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Literature. For more information, please visit the colloquium's website at :

Office hours:

Mondays and Wednesdays 11:00-12:00 and by appointment

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Roxanne Eberle
Spring 16 ENGL2320 T R 09 :30 AM Park Hall 0251
Spring 16 ENGL2360H T R 11 :00 AM Park Hall 0259
Spring 16 ENGL6500 T 12 :30 AM Park Hall 0251
Spring 16 ENGL9000 00 :01 AM No Classroom Required
Spring 16 ENGL9300 00 :01 AM No Classroom Required
Fall 15 ENGL9000 00 :01 AM No Classroom Required
Fall 15 ENGL9300 00 :01 AM No Classroom Required