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Elaine Showalter

Elaine Showalter

Dr. Elaine Showalter is Professor Emeritus of English and Avalon Professor of the Humanities at Princeton University. A graduate of Bryn Mawr College and the University of California at Davis, she is the author or editor of eighteen books. She has been a judge for the National Book Awards and the National Magazine Fiction Awards in the U.S., and the Orange Prize in the U.K. She has held fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Rockefeller Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Mellon Foundation.