Emily Bartlett Hines

Emily Bartlett Hines has a Ph.D. in English literature from Vanderbilt University and writes about politics, books and culture. Her work has appeared in Current Affairs and Nashville Scene.

Stories By Emily Bartlett Hines

This Novelist’s Female Heroes and Brazen Polyamory Shocked Victorian England

Wilkie Collins, inventor of the mystery novel, startled polite society with attacks on the institution of marriage. But it was his own love life that really caused a stir.