College of Arts and Sciences

Molly Clark Hillard, PhD

  • Molly Clark Hillard, PhD
    PhD, English
    Associate Professor, English
    Phone: 206-296-5353
    Building/Room: Casey 506


    Teaching and Research Interests

    Molly Clark Hillard's scholarship focuses on English literature of the Victorian era. She has additional interest in fairy tales and other forms of fantastic literature, literary and cultural intersections, genre and narrative theory, neoformalism, women writers and feminist theory, and children's literature.


    Molly Clark Hillard received her Ph.D. from the University of California Davis. She has taught at Georgetown University, University of Southern Mississippi, and Western Washington University. Her book, Spellbound: The Fairy Tale and the Victorians, is forthcoming from The Ohio State University Press. She has essays published or forthcoming in RaVoNSELNarrativePartial Answers, and Dickens Studies Annual. She likes to teach classes on Victorian race, gender and sexuality, detective fiction, the Gothic, and the fairy tale.