Berkeley English Lecturers and Postdocs

Jessica Ling

Jessica Ling

Selected Publications and Papers Delivered

"Modernity at a Distance: Trollope, Eliot and the Parish." VISAWUS Annual Conference. Portland, Oregon. November 14-16, 2013 (upcoming). 


“Minor Notes, Major Reforms: Trollope’s Victorian Bureaucracies.” Global Positioning Systems: ACLA Annual Conference. University of Toronto, Canada. April 4-7, 2013. 


“How Each One Can Help All: Stead, Besant and the Politics of Print in late Victorian Britain.” Pacific Coast Conference on British Studies, Berkeley City Club. University of California, Berkeley. March 9, 2013.


“Who Can Say What Cows Feel: Darwin’s Fables.” Animal Studies Conference, University of Michigan. Ann Arbor, February 8-9, 2013.


“Goodly Companionship: The Social Form of Utopian Reading.” Collapse, Catastrophe, Change: ACLA Annual Conference. Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island. March 29-April 2, 2012.


“After Sympathy: Social Reading and Humanitarian Narratives, 1888.” Chapter and Verse:  Structures of Reading, Townsend Center History of the Book Conference. University of California, Berkeley. October 15, 2009. 




“The Cinematic Stroll: Ideology in Sokurov’s Russian Ark.” Columbia Journal of Literary Criticism, 2008. 

English Department Classes

No recent courses taught.