Gates, Barbara T(imm)

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GATES, Barbara T(imm)

GATES, Barbara T(imm). American, b. 1936. Genres: History, Intellectual history, Literary criticism and history, Natural history, Illustrations. Career: Widener College, Chester, PA, lecturer in English, 1965-67; University of Delaware, Newark, DE, assistant professor, 1971-76, associate professor, 1976-88, professor of English, 1988-. Exchange professor, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 1983; visiting professor, University of California-Davis, 1986. Publications: Victorian Suicide: Mad Crimes and Sad Histories, 1988; Kindred Nature: Victorian and Edwardian Women Embrace the Living World, 1998. EDITOR: Critical Essays on Charlotte Bronte, 1989; Journal of Emily Shore, 1991; (with A.B. Shteir) Natural Eloquence: Women Reinscribe Science, 1997; In Nature's Name: An Anthology of Women's Writing and Art, 1780-1930, 2002. Address: Department of English, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]