James Eli Adams is Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia. He is the author of Dandies and Desert Saints: Styles of Victorian Masculinity (1995) and A History of Victorian Literature (2009), the general editor of the four-volume Encyclopedia of the Victorian Era (2004), the joint editor, with Andrew Miller, of Sexualities in Victorian Britain (1996), and the author of numerous, articles, chapters, and reviews, mostly dealing with Victorian gender and sexuality. He is a former Chair of the Executive Committee for the MLA Division on the Victorian Period. From 1993-2000 he co-edited Victorian Studies, where he remains on the Advisory Board.
Sally Mitchell, now Professor Emerita of English and Women’s Studies at Temple University, is editor of a new series from Praeger, Victorian Life and Times. Her most recent book is Frances Power Cobbe: Victorian Feminist, Journalist, Reformer (University of Virginia Press, 2004). She also wrote The New Girl (Columbia UP, 1995), edited Victorian Britain: An Encyclopedia (Garland, 1988), and has published books and articles on women writers, popular fiction, cheap periodicals and other topics. In addition, she is past president of the Research Society for Victorian Periodicals, has served a term on the MLA Executive Committee for the Victorian Period, and was for many years a member of the faculty board of review for Temple University Press. Mitchell served on the board from 2005-2015.
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