Gary Richards

Gary Richards is Professor of English at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Virginia, where he teaches courses in southern literature and culture, US literature, and gender and sexuality studies. He is the author of Lovers and Beloveds: Sexual Otherness in Southern Fiction, 1936-1961, as well as numerous essays on southern literature, including works by Tennessee Williams, William Faulkner, Eudora Welty, Alfred Uhry, and Beth Henley.