Robin Hackett

Phone: (603) 862-0860
Office: English, Hamilton Smith Hall Rm 230D, Durham, NH 03824
Robin Hackett


  • Ph.D., English, City University of New York
  • M.A., English, Sonoma State University
  • B.A., Sociology, University of California - Davis

Research Interests

  • Feminist theory
  • LGBTQ Literature
  • Literary Modernism
  • Queer theory
  • Virginia Woolf

Courses Taught

  • ENGL 419: Writing about Literature
  • ENGL 514: Brit Lit III: Revolts Renewals
  • ENGL 773: British Literature 20th Cent
  • ENGL 924: Professional Preparation
  • ENGL 974: Sem/20th C British Literature
  • WS 832: Feminist Theory

Selected Artistic Activities & Publications

Hackett, R. (2019). Affective Materialities: Reorienting the Body in Modernist Literature. R. M. Hackett, K. Watts, & M. Hall (Eds.), Florida University Press.

Hackett, R. M. (2018). Jane Marcus, An Ongoing Legacy. Virginia Woolf Miscellany, 93.

Hackett, R. M., Foster, A., Camarasana, L., Mills, J., & Jones, C. (2018). Jane Marcus in the Archives: Politics and Pleasures. Woolf Studies Annual, 24, 1-74.

Interview re: The Handmaid's Tale (2017).

Hackett, R. M. (2013). Foreword. In Passionate Commitments: The Lives of Anna Rochester and Grace Hutchins. Albany NY: SUNY Press.

Hackett, R. M. (2013). “Woolf And . . .: Teaching Besidedness.”. In Communal Modernisms: Teaching Twentieth-Century Literary and Cultural Texts in the College Classroom (pp. 176-188). Palgrave.

et al. (2009). At Home and Abroad in the Empire British Women Write the 1930s. R. Hackett, G. Wachman, & F. Hauser (Eds.), Associated University Presse.

Hackett, R. (2004). Sapphic Primitivism Productions of Race, Class, and Sexuality in Key Works of Modern Fiction. Rutgers University Press.

Hackett, R. M. (1992). Against Theory Is Against Change. Counter-Memory, 1(1), 6-7.

Hackett, R. M. (n.d.). Shakespeare's Sonnet VII in Woolf's The Waves. Virginia Woolf Miscellany, 36, 6-7.