Elizabeth Steere

Elizabeth Steere, Ph.D.

Phone: 678-839-6512 | Fax: 678-839-4849

Email:  esteere@westga.edu

Office: Technology Learning Center 1112A


My research interests include the nineteenth-century sensation novel, the imperial gothic novel, and class and gender issues in literature. I have a new book out with Palgrave Macmillan UK, The Female Servant and Sensation Fiction: "Kitchen Literature."


  • B.A., English, Wake Forest University, 2003
  • M.Ed., Language Arts Education, North Carolina State University, 2004
  • M.A., English, North Carolina State University, 2006
  • Ph.D., English, University of Georgia, 2012

Courses and Sections

  • Courses Taught
    • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I)    
    • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II)    
  • Fall 2014 Sections
    • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 115   [View Syllabus]
    • ENGL-1101 (English Composition I) Section: 125   [View Syllabus]
    • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 08G
    • ENGL-1102 (English Composition II) Section: 80G

Selected Publications

  • The Female Servant and Sensation Fiction: "Kitchen Literature" explores how sensation fiction fits into the canon of nineteenth-century literature and considers how its depiction of gender and class reflects its context of social change. [View Publication]