2018 Andrew Carnegie Fellows Recipient

Stephanie Foote
Jackson and Nichols Professor, West Virginia University

Stephanie Foote is the Jackson and Nichols Professor of English at West Virginia University. She is the author of Regional Fictions: Culture and Identity in Nineteenth-Century American Literature, The Parvenu’s Plot: Gender, Culture, and Class in the Age of Realism, the editor, with Elizabeth Mazzolini, of Histories of the Dustheap: Waste, Material Cultures, Social Justice, and the editor of reprints of two of Ann Aldrich’s 1950s lesbian pulp classics We Walk Alone and We, Too, Must Love.


Project Title: The Art of Waste: Narrative, Trash, and Contemporary Culture