Laura Laffrado

Laura Laffrado is the author of Uncommon Women: Gender and Representation in U.S. Women's Writing (Columbus: Ohio State UP, 2009) and Hawthorne's Literature for Children (Athens: U Georgia P, 1992). Her essays have appeared in a/b: Auto/Biography Studies, ESQ, Nathaniel Hawthorne Review, Legacy: A Journal of American Women Writers, Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture, and other journals and collections. She is Professor of English at Western Washington University.