Caroline Bicks, Associate Professor of English at Boston College, who has taught courses on early modern literature at Bread Loaf/Vermont, received (along with Jennifer Summit) the 2011 Society for the Study of Early Modern Women Collaborative Research Award 
for their co-edited collection The History of British Women’s Writing, 1500-1610 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2010).  


Additionally, Professor Bicks published “Gender and Sexuality in Middleton’s Plays” in Thomas Middleton in Context , edited by Suzanne Gossett (Cambridge University Press, 2011); “Instructional Performances: Ophelia and the Staging of History” in Performing Pedagogy in Early Modern England , edited by Kathryn McPherson and Katherine Moncrief (Ashgate, 2011); and “Producing Girls in Mary Ward’s Convent Schools” in Gender and Early Modern Constructions of Childhood, edited by Naomi Miller and Naomi Yavneh (Ashgate, 2011).

An accomplished comedian as well as a scholar, Bicks performed a self-penned comic monologue for the show “Not What I Signed Up For” at the Triad Theater in New York City in August, 2011.