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Though our scholarly vision begins with—and is largely focused on—the Victorian Era, administratively we are wired directly to the twenty-first century. For more information you can contact us by phone or email. Our office is located in Room 327 of the Humanities One Building.

The Dickens Project
University of California, Santa Cruz
1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064

(831) 459-2103 voice
dpj [at] ucsc [dot] edu


Dickens Project Staff:

John Jordan
John O. Jordan

picasso [at] ucsc [dot] edu
Renee A. Fox
Renee A. Fox
rafox [at] ucsc [dot] edu
Murray Baumgarten Murray Baumgarten
Founding Director
dickens [at] ucsc [dot] edu
Courtney Mahaney

Courtney Mahaney
Assistant Director
cmahaney [at] ucsc [dot] edu

Jon Varese
Jon Michael Varese

Director of Outreach
jon.varese [at] gmail [dot] com
Nathalie Coletta
Nathalie Coletta
Dickens Project Library Assistant
Nathalie Coletta
Tara Thomas
Social Media Coordinator
tanthoma [at] ucsc [dot] edu


Dickens Project Executive Committee

John O. Jordan, Director, The Dickens Project

Renee Fox, Co-Director, The Dickens Project

Jon Varese, Director of Outreach, The Dickens Project

Ryan Fong, Associate Professor of English, Kalamazoo College
Diversity and Inclusion Committee Chair and 2019 Dickens Universe Co-Organizer

Helen Michie, Professor of English, Rice University
2019 Dickens Universe Co-Organizer

Michael Cohen, Associate Professor of English, UC Los Angeles

Jill Galvan, Associate Professor of English, Ohio State University

Rae Greiner, Associate Professor of English, Indiana University at Bloomington

Sharon Weltman, Professor of English, Louisiana State University


PLEASE NOTE: the Dickens Project does not appraise antiquarian copies of Dickens's works. For book appraisals and antiquarian information, please contact Tavistock Books.