Kristen Sipper-Denlinger, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of English

Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 3322
Fax: (626) 812-3024
Office Location: Faculty Quad, Room 2
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Kristen Sipper-Denlinger, Ph.D., specializes in children’s literature and Victorian literature, with an emphasis on how the secular revolution affected the children’s book publishing trade in 19th-century Britain. She teaches Children’s Literature for traditional undergraduates and APS students, Freshman Writing, and Introduction to Literature.


  • Ph.D., English, University of Nottingham
  • M.A., Victorian Studies, University of Nottingham
  • B.A., English, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Academic Areas

  • Writing Program
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
    • Department of English


  • 19th-Century British Literature
  • Children’s Literature
  • Children’s Social History
  • London’s Religious Tract Society
  • Publishing History

Courses Taught

  • ENGL 110 – Freshman Writing Seminar
  • ENGL 111 – Introduction to Literature
  • ENGL 434 – Children’s Literature