Loyola University Chicago

Department of English

Faculty

Priyanka Jacob

Title/s: Assistant Professor

Office #: Crown Center 450

Phone: 87447

E-mail: pjacob@luc.edu

Degrees

B.A. (2007) Amherst College

Ph.D. (2015) Princeton University

Research Interests

Research and Teaching Interests:

The novel and narrative theory; Victorian literature; 18th c British fiction; material culture & thing theory; media studies; the city; Gothic, detective, and sensation fiction.  

Selected Publications

Publications:

“The Relic and the Ruin: Equivocal Objects and the Presence of the Past in Daniel Deronda,” Victorian Literature and Culture 44.4 (2016).

“Surfaces and Signs: On the Pond in Claire-Louise Bennett’s Pond,” forthcoming Fall 2017 on Arcade

 

Works-in-Progress:

Article. “The Pocket-book and the Pigeon-hole: The Files of Victorian Fiction”

Monograph. Things That Linger: The Accidental Archives of the Victorian Novel