Dr. Patricia Rigg
Position: Professor, B.A. (Concordia), M.A., Ph.D. (Calgary)
Research Interests: Victorian Poetry and Fiction; British Aestheticism; Feminist Criticism and Gender Studies; Robert Browning; Augusta Webster; A. Mary F. Robinson.
Dr. Rigg specializes in Victorian literature and gender studies. Her book, Robert Browning's Romantic Irony in The Ring and the Book, was published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press in 1999. Her second book, Julia Augusta Webber: Victorian Aestheticism and the Woman Writer, was published by the same press in 2009.