Mary Ellis Gibson is Class of 1952 Distinguished Professor of English, University of North Carolina Greensboro. Her books include History and the Prism of Art: Browning's Poetic Experiments and Epic Reinvented: Ezra Pound and the Victorians. She has also edited several other anthologies, including New Stories by Southern Women, Homeplaces: Stories of the South by Women Writers, and Critical Essays on Robert Browning.
"This is genuinely groundbreaking work: ambitiously conceived, suggestively presented, and potentially paradigm-shifting." Tricia Lootens - author of Lost Saints: Silence, Gender, and Victorian Literary Canonization