Creative energy and the Brontë juvenilia as vibrant artefacts

Stream: Session I
Date: Friday, 22 July 2022
Time: 3.00 pm – 4.00 pm
Speaker(s): Louise Willis

LOUISE WILLIS is a PhD candidate at King’s College London. Her thesis considers the figure of the child in the Brontës’ writing, and her current chapter explores the creative energy of their childhood. She has published a book chapter on Charlotte’s treatment of gardens in the Bildungsromans of Jane Eyre and Lucy Snowe, in Gendered Ecologies, eds. Hall and Murphy, Clemson (2020). Louise is also a board member of the PGR/ECR journal Victorian Network.