Robin Werner received her B.A. from St. Lawrence University and both her M.A. and Ph.D. from Tulane. She has taught at Tulane and was a seminar leader at the Dickens Universe, a one week program held at the University of California. Robin's research and pedagogical interests are in Victorian Literature, Women and Gender Studies, Theatre History, and Fantasy and Children's Literature. She has taught a variety of special topics courses on children's fantasy literature, supernatural fiction, and Victorian gender roles. Dr. Werner's teaching interests include Fantasy, Horror, Fairy Tales, Victorian Literature, and Gender.