Eleanor Bourg Nicholson
In addition to scholarly pursuits, Eleanor Bourg Nicholson occasionally strays into fiction, including her epistolary novella, The Letters of Magdalen Montague (Kaufmann Publishing, 2011), and her Victorian vampire novel, A Bloody Habit(Ignatius Press, 2018). A former assistant executive editor for Dappled Things, she is assistant editor for the Saint Austin Review (StAR), as well as the editor of several Ignatius Critical Editions of the classics and has collaborated with other editors to provide footnotes for numerous other works. Her work has appeared in the National Catholic Register and Touchstone, as well as with First Things and The Catholic Thing.
By day, Eleanor is the Director of Religious Education at St. Thomas Aquinas University Parish, serving the University of Virginia (her alma mater), and, with her husband, homeschools their four children. By night, she reads the Victorians, writes Gothic novels, and cares for small children. Visit her at eleanorbourgnicholson.com.