Author Biography

Catherine Ingrassia is Professor of English at Virginia Commonwealth University. She has written and edited a variety of work in eighteenth-century studies including British Women Poets of the Long Eighteenth Century, co-editor (Johns Hopkins UP, 2009), Eliza Haywood’s Anti-Pamela, editor (Broadview Press), and Authorship, Commerce and Gender in Eighteenth-Century England, author (Cambridge UP, 1998).


1790s, Bristol, Jane Winscom, occasional poems, violence, women's poetry