Dr. Sophie Christman received her Ph.D. in English Literature at SUNY Stony Brook University in New York. In addition to her M.A. in Aesthetics and B.A. in Philosophy, she earned two French language certificates from the Sorbonne. Her research areas include: nineteenth-century literature, film criticism, and the environmental humanities. Recent teaching experience includes: Introduction to Fiction, Nature in the Nineteenth Century, Ecopoetics, and The Modern Victorian Environment.