Andrew Forrester


Entry Year: 2012

Educational Background

Ph.D. Southern Methodist University (2018)
B.A., Texas A & M University (2010)



19th-century British fiction from Austen to James, with particular interest in the politics of social gatherings. Secondary interests include pop culture, cultural studies, and children's literature.


Dissertation Title

"Party Politics: Domestic Entertaining and the Reaches of Sociability in Nineteenth-Century Literature"



Regents School of Austin, European literature instructor & the literature team lead for eleventh grade (private high school teaching position)  



"Aiming to Hit: Archery, Agency, and Doing as One Likes in Daniel Deronda" for Victorian Review. It came out in the Fall 2018 issue if that matters, vol. 44, number 2.