Department of English

West Chester University

Contact Info
Dr. Jen Bacon
532 Main Hall
West Chester, PA 19383

Robert P. Fletcher

  • Professor of English
    B.A., M.A., Ph.D., UCLA
  • Research Interests
    Victorian literature and culture, the Victorian novel, Victorian women's poetry, electronic literature and cyberculture, post-cyberpunk science fiction
  • Recent Publications
    "The Perverse Secrets of Masculinity in Augusta Webster's Dramatic Poetry," in Victorian Secrets, eds. Denise Millstein and Albert Pionke. Ashgate, March 2010.
  • "The Hacker and the Hawker: Networked Identity in the Science Fiction and Blogging of Cory Doctorow." Science Fiction Studies. March, 2010.
  • "Puppets, Automatons and Avatars: Automating the Reader-Player in Electronic Literature and Computer Games," in Playing the Past: Nostalgia in Video Games and Electronic Literature, eds. Laurie Taylor and Zach Whalen. Vanderbilt University Press, 2008.