Torsney, Cheryl B.

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TORSNEY, Cheryl B.

TORSNEY, Cheryl B. American, b. 1955. Genres: Literary criticism and history, Language/Linguistics, Autobiography/Memoirs, Humanities. Career: Delta State University, Cleveland, MS, assistant professor of English, 1983- 85; West Virginia University, Morgantown, assistant professor, 1985-89, associate professor of English, 1989-. Universite de Savoie, Fulbright visiting lecturer, 1982-83; University of Utrecht, Fulbright lecturer, 1989. Publications: Constance Fenimore Woolson: The Grief of Artistry, 1989; Critical Essays on Constance Fenimore Woolson, 1992. EDITOR: (with J. Elsley) Quilt Culture: Tracing the Pattern, 1993; The Wings of the Dove, 1997. Author of essays on Henry James, literary theory, quilting. Address: Department of English, West Virginia University, PO Box 6296, Stansbury Hall, Morgan- town, WV 26506-6296, U.S.A.