Author Biography

Dawn Goode is Associate Professor of English at James Madison University, where she teaches courses in eighteenth-century drama, gender and sexuality studies, and queer literature. Her research focuses on the representations of female friendship, homoeroticism, and cross-dressing on the Restoration and early eighteenth-century stage.


Review of The Ladies of Llangollen: Desire, Indeterminacy, and the Legacies of Criticism. Bucknell UP, 2017. xxxvi + 331pp. Index. ISBN: 978-1-6114-8761-9.


Romantic friendship, female same-sex desire, queer historiography, Romanticism, bluestocking