Marianne Novy

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Contact Information

Professor

mnovy@pitt.edu

CL 517A

Marianne Novy is the author of Shakespeare and OutsidersReading Adoption - Family and Difference in Fiction and Drama, Love's Argument: Gender Relations in Shakespeare, and Engaging with Shakespeare: Responses of George Eliot and Other Women Novelists. She has edited four anthologies: Women's Re-Visions of Shakespeare: On the Responses of Dickinson, Woolf, Rich, H.D., George Eliot, and Others; Cross-Cultural Performances: Differences in Women's Re-Visions of Shakespeare; Transforming Shakespeare: Contemporary Women's Re-Visions in Literature and Performance, and Imagining Adoption: Essays on Literature and Culture.

Her current research is on Shakespeare and feminist theory, for a book in the Arden Shakespeare series. She encourages emails to be sent to her at mnovy@pitt.edu.

Professor Novy is interested in working individually with students on topics such as adoption literature, Shakespeare, and women writers of the early modern period and 20h-21st century. Graduate students who would like to teach Shakespeare are especially urged to contact her.

Teaching

Graduate Courses
Adoption and Culture
Literature of Adoption
Renaissance Discourses of Gender
Shakespeare
Victorian Women Novelists

Undergraduate Courses
Introduction to Shakespeare
Women and Shakespeare
Renaissance in England
Women Novelists
Contemporary American Women Writers
Early Modern Literatures
Adoption Literature
Advanced Shakespeare
Women and Drama

Service and Other Duties

Founding Co-Chair, Alliance for the Study of Adoption and Culture

Member and Core Faculty and Steering Committee Member, Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies

Member, Faculty Assembly

Member, The Senate Council

Member, The University Senate Tenure and Academic Freedom Committee

Steering Committee Member, Medieval and Renaissance Studies

Director, Pittsburgh Consortium for Adoption Studies

Member, Literature Curriculum Committee

Links

Alliance for the Study of Adoption and Culture

Shakespeare & Outsiders
Marianne Novy. Shakespeare & Outsiders. Oxford University Press, 2013
Reading Adoption: Family and Difference in Fiction and Drama
Marianne Novy. Reading Adoption: Family and Difference in Fiction and Drama. University of Michigan Press, 2007
Imagining Adoption: Essays on Literature and Culture
Marianne Novy. Imagining Adoption: Essays on Literature and Culture. University of Michigan Press, 2004
Transforming Shakespeare: Contemporary Women's Re-Visions in Literature and Perf
Marianne Novy. Transforming Shakespeare: Contemporary Women's Re-Visions in Literature and Performance. Palgrave, 2000
Engaging with Shakespeare: Responses of George Eliot and Other Women Novelists
Marianne Novy. Engaging with Shakespeare: Responses of George Eliot and Other Women Novelists. University Of Iowa Press, 1998
Cross-Cultural Performances: Differences in Women's Re-Visions of Shakespeare
Marianne Novy. Cross-Cultural Performances: Differences in Women's Re-Visions of Shakespeare. University of Illinois Press, 1993
Women's Re-Visions of Shakespeare: On the Responses of Dickinson, Woolf, Rich, H
Marianne Novy. Women's Re-Visions of Shakespeare: On the Responses of Dickinson, Woolf, Rich, H.D., George Eliot, and Others. University of Illinois Press, 1990