Established in 1971 as a small group for Victorian studies in the southeastern US, the Victorians Institute has grown into an interdisciplinary academic society with a peer-reviewed journal and an annual conference attracting international participation. Read more about its origins, past officers and editors, or the institute’s constitution and bylaws.

Current Officers

President: Timothy Carens, College of Charleston
Vice President: Cheryl Blake Price, University of North Alabama
Secretary: Bonnie Shishko, Queens University of Charlotte
Treasurer: David Latané, Virginia Commonwealth University

Faculty council members at large

Esther Godfrey, University of South Carolina Upstate
Emily Harbin, Converse College

Graduate student council members at large

Cherrie Kwok, University of Virginia
Anthony Garcia, Old Dominion University
Luciana Lilley, University of North Carolina, Greensboro

Editors of the Victorians Institute Journal

Maria K. Bachmann, Middle Tennessee State University
Don Richard Cox, University of Tennessee