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Bowen, Scarlet Lecturer

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Research

research overview

  • Dr. Bowen is the author of The Politics of Custom in Eighteenth-Century British Fiction (Palgrave Macmillan, 2010), on representations of laboring and popular culture in the novel, and has also published articles on the representations of female servants and cross-dressed female soldiers as well as on the development of women’s studies programs on the U.S.-Mexico border. She recently completed an essay on queer aesthetics in Restoration erotic poetry that is forthcoming in GLQ.

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  • eighteenth-century british literature, early modern popular culture, queer studies, queer theory, literary representations of labor, literary history of the novel

Teaching

courses taught

  • EDUC 6110 - Student Affairs in Higher Education
    Primary Instructor - Summer 2018
    Provides students with a thorough introduction to the field of student affairs administration in higher education. Explores diverse facets of college student affairs administration and its role within US higher education. The course will help students develop a broad foundation for subsequent Higher Education study and practice. Focuses on philosophies, complexities, and futures of the student affairs profession.
  • LGBT 2000 - Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Fall 2019
    Investigates the social and historical meanings of racial, gender, and sexual identities and their relationship to contemporary lesbian, bisexual, gay, and transgender communities. Same as WGST 2030.
  • WGST 2030 - Introduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2018 / Fall 2019
    Investigates the social and historical meanings of racial, gender, and sexual identities and their relationship to contemporary lesbian, bisexual, gay and transgender communities. Same as LGBT 2000.

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