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Faculty Bios - Dr. Audrey Fisch

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    Dr. Audrey Fisch

    Email: afisch@njcu.edu 
    Phone: (201) 200-2221
    Office: Karnoutsos 315
    Specializations: English / Language Arts



    Ph.D. English, Rutgers University (1993)
    M.A. English, Rutgers University (1989)
    B.A. English and Mathematics, Amherst College (1987)


    Dr. Audrey Fisch is a professor of English and Elementary and Secondary Education at New Jersey City University. She teaches classes in both the English and Elementary and Secondary Education Departments and coordinates the Secondary English Education Program on the graduate and undergraduate levels.   

    Selected Publications

    Frankenstein: Icon of Western Culture (Helm Publishers, 2009). 
    The Cambridge Companion to the African-American Slave Narrative (Ed.) (Cambridge University Press, 2007).
    American Slaves in Victorian England : Abolitionist Politics in Popular Literature and Culture (Cambridge University Press, 2000).
    The Other Mary Shelley: Beyond Frankenstein  (Co-Ed.) (New York: Oxford University Press, 1993).

    "The Difficulty of Raising Standards in Teacher Education.” Pedagogy. 9.1 (Winter 2009): 142-51.
    “Our Disconnect in Training Teachers.” Pedagogy. 5.2 (Spring 2005): 309-15.
    “Transatlantic Stowe.” The Cambridge Companion to Harriet Beecher Stowe. Edited by Cindy Weinstein. Cambridge University Press, 2003: 96-112.
    “Wilkie Collins, Race and Slavery.” Reality’s Dark Light: The Sensational Wilkie Collins. Edited by Maria K Bachman and Don Richard Cox. University of Tennessee Press, 2003: 313-28.
    “Chronicles from the Third World (?) of Women’s Studies.” [Written with Lisa Botshon.] Feminist Teacher. 14.1 (Winter/Spring 2002): 41-9.
    “Black British Studies in the Victorian Period.” Victorian Literature and Culture. 2002: 353-64.