Romantic Circles Pedagogies Hangouts

This collection came together as the result of the annual Romantic Circles-NASSR (North American Society for the Study of Romanticism) Pedagogy Prize. Lindsey Eckert and Lissette Lopez Szwydky, co-winners of the 2014 prize, separately submitted projects that included technology as central components of their courses. Together, the six essays in this volume speak to the value of collaboration,...

Romantic Circles Pedagogies Hangouts

Pedagogies Hangouts is a multimedia series that brings together scholars and teachers of Romanticism at all levels to talk about the possibilities and challenges of teaching in the twenty-first century.

This collection thinks the “rights” of the negative against the more common association of the term “rights” with human rights and rights that can be posited. Such rights, despite their seeming liberalism, produce a normative notion of the person which is in the end biopolitical, and moreover, in assuming that rights can always be posited, they assume the primacy of the public sphere. The...

This electronic edition makes available the works of the mostly unknown late-eighteenth-century poet and teacher Catherine Upton, including The Siege of Gibraltar (1781), an epistolary prose narrative, and Miscellaneous Pieces (1784), a collection of poetry and prose. These two works appear to represent the whole of Upton’s small oeuvre, and they contribute to both the body...

This collection grows out of a 2014 conference panel at the North American Society for the Study of Romanticism (NASSR), in which five of our six authors shared their varied experiences leading study-abroad courses and field schools to various parts of England and France. These experiences ranged from do-it-yourself plans to full partnerships with third-party organizers, with a similar range...

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This collection came together as the result of the annual Romantic Circles-NASSR (North American Society for the Study of Romanticism) Pedagogy Prize. Lindsey Eckert and Lissette Lopez Szwydky, co-winners of the 2014 prize, separately submitted...

November 2017

Pedagogies Hangouts is a multimedia series that brings together scholars and teachers o

July 2017

This collection thinks the “rights” of the negative against the more common association of the term “rights” with human rights and rights that can be posited. Such rights, despite their seeming liberalism, produce a normative notion of the person...

June 2017

This electronic edition makes available the works of the mostly unknown late-eighteenth-century poet and teacher Catherine Upton, including The Siege of Gibraltar (1781), an epistolary prose narrative, and Miscellaneous Pieces (...

June 2017

This collection grows out of a 2014 conference panel at the North American Society for the Study of Romanticism (NASSR), in which five of our six authors shared their varied experiences leading study-abroad courses and field schools to various...

May 2017

This special issue explores the notion that many of the forms, ideas, and practices inaugurated or exemplified in the Romantic period continue to shape and drive our contemporary discourses. Literary critics, cultural and political theorists, and...

April 2017

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Escaping Escapism in Fantasy and the Fantastic (Deadline Extended) << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:15pmUniversity of Glasgowdeadline for submissions: Wednesday, January 31, 2018Glasgow International Fantasy Conversations Escaping Escapism in Fantasy and the Fantastic 26th – 27th April 2018 See full post (external link)
DEADLINE EXTENDED: Dangerous Knowledge << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:18pmNorthern Arizona University's Graduate English Organizationdeadline for submissions: Monday, January 22, 2018Keynote Speaker: Salvador Plascencia, author of The People of Paper Conference Date: Friday, February 9, 2018  Contact Email: peaksconference@gmail.com As an... See full post (external link)
CFP for an edited collection on Eliza Rachel Felix << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:14pmNevena Stojanovic deadline for submissions: Wednesday, February 28, 2018CFP: Edited Collection on Eliza Rachel Félix I welcome chapter proposals for an interdisciplinary collection on the life, oeuvre, and legacy of the famous nineteenth-century French Jewish actress Eliza Rachel Félix (1821-1858). Scholars in the fields of literary and... See full post (external link)
CFP for SSAWW 2018: “Resistance and Recovery through Collaborative Teaching Practices” << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:15pmSociety for the Study of American Women Writers (SSAWW)deadline for submissions: Friday, February 9, 2018In an introduction to a 2017 special issue of American Literature, Carol Batker, Eden Osucha, and Augusta Rohrbach ask how our current political moment gives rise to new questions about the role of teaching and scholarship in... See full post (external link)
"(Neo)-Victorian Vulnerability: Resistance and Resilience" << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:15pmESSE - The European Society for the Study of Englishdeadline for submissions: Wednesday, January 31, 201814th ESSE Conference, Brno 2018 (Czech Republic) Department of English and American Studies, Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, Brno and Czech Association for the Study of English (CZASE)... See full post (external link)
MLA 2019 Supporting the Vulnerable: Responsibility and Academic Freedom << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:15pmMLA Committee on the Status of Women in the Professiondeadline for submissions: Friday, March 2, 2018Supporting the Vulnerable: Responsibility and Academic Freedom  MLA Committee: Committee on the Status of Women in the ProfessionParticipants will offer and discuss best practices supporting academic freedom,... See full post (external link)