Faculty and Staff

Kellie Holzer

Kellie Holzer

Assistant Professor of English
Chair of the Women's and Gender Studies Program

Office Location: Graybeal 6
Phone: 757-455-3390
Email: kholzer@vwc.edu
Department/s: English

PhD in English, Certificate in Women Studies, University of Washington - Seattle, 2007

MA in English, University of Washington - Seattle, 2002

BA in Cultural Anthropology, University of Washington - Seattle, 1997

BA in English, French minor, Seattle Pacific University, 1995

Articles and Chapters:

“Lady Montagu’s Smokers’ Pastils and The Graphic: Advertising the Harem in the Home.” The Objects and Textures of Everyday Life in Imperial Britain. Eds. Janet Myers and Deirdre McMahon. Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2016. 207-232.

“’More Ridiculous Than Sad’: Editing the Matrimonials in the London Journal.” Nineteenth-Century Contexts 36.3 (July 2014): 233-249.

“The Body Writes Back: Self-Possession in Mr. Meeson’s Will.” Nineteenth Century Gender Studies 8.3 (Winter 2012).

“Novel Conceptualizations of the Modern Housewife in Colonial North India.” South Asian Review 29.2 (Fall 2009): 158-181.

Victorian literature and culture; British Empire, colonial India


Mon. 1 p.m.- 2 p.m.
Tues. 1 p.m.- 2 p.m.
Wed. 1 p.m.- 2 p.m.
Also available by appointment.

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Women in Culture and Society;College Writing;Postcolonial Literature;Women Writers;HNRS: Women in Culture & Soc


College Writing;HNRS: College Writing;Tpc: What the Dickens?;HNRS: First Year Experience;Peer Advising