Sylvia  Kasey Marks

Sylvia Kasey Marks

Professor of English

Technology, Culture and Society

Journal Articles

  • "Hughes, Mary." The Oxford Encyclopedia of Chidren's Literature. Ed. Jack Zipes. 4 vols. New York: Oxford University Press, 2006. 2:266.
  • "Pilkington, Mary." The Oxford Enclyclopedia of Children's Literature. Ed. Jack Zipes. 4 vols. New York: Oxford University Press, 2006. 3:254.
  • "Pinchard, E.lizabeth Sibthorpe." The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature. Ed. Jack Zipes. 4 vols. New York: Oxford University Press, 2006. 3:255.
  • "From Fielding to Sherwood: Setting a Good Example." The East-Central Intelligencer ns 17.3 (September 2003): 13-21. Received an award.
  • Two recent book reviews in The Scriblerian, XLI, No. 1 (Autumn 2008), 64-66 and in The Eighteenth-Century Intelligencer, N.S., 23, No. 1 (January 2009), 36-37

Education

University of Michigan

M.A., BAEd,

Princeton University

PhD,

Authored + Edited Books

  • Sir Charles Grandison: The Compleat Conduct Book
  • Writing for the Rising Generation: British Fiction for Young People 1672-1839
  • Articles and book reviews

Awards + Distinctions

  • American Society for Eighteen-Century Studies, James L. Clifford Prize: Honorable Mention Award 2004-05 for an an article: "From Fielding to Sherwood: Settig A Good Example." East-Central Intelligencer ns 17.3 (September, 2003): 13-21.

Research Interests

  • Eighteenth-Century British Literature