Scott Rogers

Dr. Scott Rogers, Associate Professor of English

Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

Office: EH 448
Phone: 801.626.7502

Teaching and Research Interests:

18th and 19th century British literature, Popular Culture, Composition and Rhetoric

Recent Courses:

The Novels of Jane Austen, Victorian Literature, Neoclassic and Romantic Literature, Television as Literature, Gothic Literature

Publications and Presentations:


  • "Joss Whedon's Dollhouse and Joss Whedon's Dollhouse," forthcoming in The Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts, 2011.
  • "Domestic Servants, Midnight Meetings, and The Magdalen's Friend and Female Homes' Intelligencer.'" Victorian Literature and Culture 39 (2011): 443-61.
  • "Tranforming the Fallen Woman in Adelaide Anne Proctor's 'A Legend of Provence.'" Victorian Transformations. Ed. Bianca Tredennick. Surrey, England: Ashgate P, 2011.
  • "The Edge of Sisterhood in Christina Rossetti's 'The Convent Threshold.'" The Journal of Pre-Raphaelite Studies 14 (2005): 30-42.
  • "Re-reading Sisterhood in Christina Rossetti's 'Noble Sisters' and 'Sister Maude.'" Studies in English Literature 43 (2003): 859-76.

Recent Presentations

  • "Joss Whedon's Dollhouse and Joss Whedon's Dollhouse," Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association. San Antonio, TX. April, 2011.
  • "'Nobody wants to be un-anything': Pushing Daisies and the Problem of a Kinder, Gentler, Zombie. Southwest Popular Culture Association. Albuquerque, NM. February, 2009.
  • "Christina Rossetti's Other Women."  Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association.  Reno, NV.  October, 2008.
  • "'Keeping my private sentiments to myself': Privacy, Class, and The Moonstone." Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association. Calgary, AL, Canada. October, 2007.
  • "The Lost Fan's Burden: Class Consciousness and the Price of Lost Fandom." Southwest Popular Culture Association. Albuquerque, NM. February, 2007.
  • "The Fallen Woman and the Problem of Complete Reclamation in Adelaide Anne Procter's 'A Legend of Provence.'" Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association. Tucson, AZ. October, 2006.
  • "Joss the Buffy Slayer: Buffy the Vampire Slayer and the Fetishizing of Violence Against Women." Southwest Popular Culture Association. Albuquerque, NM. February, 2006.
  • "'Beyond the tinsel sentiment': Navigating the Rhetoric of Fallenness in Dora Greenwell's 'Christina.'" British Women Writers Conference. Lafayettte, LA. April, 2005.