Irene Tucker

Associate Professor, English
School of Humanities

Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley, 1995, English

Phone: (949) 824-4857
Fax: (949) 824-2916
Email: irenet@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
348 Humanities Instructional Building
Mail Code: 2650
Irvine, CA 92697


Research
Interests
Victorian studies
   
Research
Abstract
Irene Tucker is a specialist in the theory and criticism of Victorian literature and culture.
   
Publications Books
   
  Racial Sight (under review)
   
  A Probable State: The Novel, the Contract and the Jews, (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000). Named Outstanding Book in Nineteenth-Century Studies in 2000 (one of five) by Studies in English Literature
   
  Articles
   
  “Paranoid Imagining: Wilkie Collins, the Rugeley Poisoner, and the Invisibility of Novelistic Ekphrasis.” Partial Answers. Special Issue: “The Ethics of Temporality” (forthcoming)
   
  “Picturing Utilitarianism: John Stuart Mill and the Invention of a Photographic Public.” Criticism 50(3) (Summer 2008) 411-446.
   
  “Macaulay’s Paranoid Public: Queer Theory, Victorian Medicine and The History of England,” Nineteenth Century Prose 33(2) (Fall 2006)(Special Macaulay Issue) 82-123.
   
  “Benjamin Disraeli,” Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature, (Oxford University Press, 2006).
   
  "International Whiggery," Forum on Victorian Transnationalism, Victorian Studies (Summer 2003).
   
   
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Last updated 10/19/2010