Kathleen Sullivan, Ph.D

Visiting Professor

Department of English Language and Literature

Kathleen Sullivan, Ph.D
134 Christendom Dr
Front Royal, VA, 22630


Thomas Aquinas College, BA in Liberal Arts
The University of Dallas, MA in English
The Catholic University of America, PhD in English

Classes Taught

  • Literature of Western Civilization
  • English Victorian Literature
  • Children’s Literature of the 19th Century


Letter-writing is a cherished pastime of mine; baking sweets is another favorite hobby, especially when shared; and I delight in flower gardens.

Areas of Expertise 

Jane Austen
19th century British Literature, with a focus on the novel
Epistolary Literature

Professional Affiliations

Jane Austen Society of North America (JASNA)
Dickens Society
Elizabeth Gaskell Society
Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers (ALSCW)
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