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  Carol A. Senf
School of Literature, Media, and Communication

Ph.D., SUNY Buffalo, Victorian Studies
Joined faculty in 1981

Research areas/interests
The Gothic, gender studies, literature.

Who’s Who of American Women, Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, 2004 Outstanding Faculty Undergraduate Academic Advisor, Lord Ruthven Society prize for best nonfiction work, Dracula: Between Tradition and Modernism (1999).

Current and recent projects  
A Research Guide to the Gothic (with Sherri Brown and Ellen Stockstill), Rowman & Littlefield, 2017.

"The Fiddler of the Reels": Hardy's Reflections on the Past," BRANCH.

Recent and selected publications  
“Physical and Mental Health in the Brontës’ Lives and Works,” Wiley-Blackwell Companion to the Brontës, Ed. Diane Long Hoeveler and Deborah Morse, Malden, MA: John Wiley & Sons, 2016.

“Invasions Real and Imagined: Stoker’s Gothic Narratives,” Bram Stoker and the Gothic: Formations to Transformations, Ed. Catherine Wynne. Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

“Bram Stoker’s Reflections on the American Character,” English Literature in Transition, 1880 – 1920, 59.3 (2016), 303- 319.

“Bram Stoker’s The Lair of the White Worm: Supernatural Representations and Nineteenth-Century Paleontology,” Supernatural in the Nineteenth Century Special Issue, Vol. II (Summer 2015), 48 – 58.

Professional associations
Modern Languages Association
Transylvanian Society of Dracula
Lord Ruthven Society
Sigma Tau Delta