Hobby, Elaine (Ann)

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HOBBY, Elaine (Ann)

HOBBY, Elaine (Ann). British, b. 1956. Genres: Literary criticism and history, Medicine/Health, Women's studies and issues, Autobiography/Memoirs. Career: Workers' Education Association, W. Midlands, part-time tutor in women's studies, 1980-81; Cambridgeshire College of Arts and Technology, Cambridge, lecturer in English and General Studies, 1985-87; Cambridge Women's Resources Centre, part-time tutor in English and women's studies, 1987-88; Lougborough University, Leics., professor of seventeenth-century studies, 1988-. Publications: Virtue of Necessity: English Women's Writing, 1649-1688, 1988. EDITOR: (co-) Her Own Life: Autobiographical Writings by Seventeenth-Century Women, 1989; (co-) What Lesbians Do in Books, 1991; J. Sharp, The Midwives Book, 1999. Address: Dept. of English and Drama, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leics. LE11 3TU, England. Online address: [email protected]