Bowles-Smith, Emily

Lawrence University
Emily Bowles-Smith is a Visiting Assistant Professor of English at Lawrence University.  Her publications include the book Triumphant Bodies: Sexual-Political Conquest in British Women’s Published Writing, 1660-1763 (Cambridge Scholars Press, 2007), as well as articles on Margaret Cavendish, Aphra Behn, and Frances Brooke for journals including Notes and Queries, The Age of Johnson: A Scholarly Annual, and The Eighteenth-Century Novel.  She is an executive board member of the Aphra Behn Society and is currently researching the ways in which feminist theories of sexuality have shaped trends in reading and recovering early modern women’s writing.