Portrait of Grace Moore

Grace Moore

Grace Moore teaches Victorian literature and culture at the University of Melbourne. Her book Dickens and Empire (Ashgate, 2004) was shortlisted for the 2006 NSW Premier’s Award for Literary Scholarship.

Grace is the editor of Pirates and Mutineers of the Nineteenth Century (Ashgate, 2011) and the co-editor (with Andrew Maunder) of Victorian Crime, Madness and Sensation (Ashgate, 2004). She has written student text guides on A Christmas Carol and Wuthering Heights (Insight, 2011), as well as a number of articles on Victorian and neo-Victorian literature.

Grace is currently working on a book-length study of bushfires in 19th-century settler literature. She teaches in the English and theatre programme at the University of Melbourne, Australia. Her latest book is The Victorian Novel in Context (Continuum, 2012).