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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EEASA Conference Panel Communities in Print / Communities of Print: Periodicals and the Constitution of Community in Early America << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:13pmTim Lanzendörfer / Julia Straubdeadline for submissions: Thursday, March 1, 2018Biannual Meeting of the European Early American Studies Association London 14-16 December 2018 The Making and Unmaking of Identities and Connections in Early America and the Atlantic World, 1650-1850   Call for Papers for a Panel on Communities in Print /... See full post (external link)
Rethinking “Alternative Worlds”: Emerging in the Here and Now of Emergency << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:16pmAmerican Studies Association 2018 (Nov 8-11 in Atlanta)deadline for submissions: Thursday, January 25, 2018Our panel seeks to make a slight pivot on the opening provocation of this year’s conference theme, “States of Emergence,” that “our sense of crisis must be thought alongside our constant commitment to challenging the calamities that beset... See full post (external link)
Material Culture, Labor and Childhood Identities << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:05pmChildren's Literature Association MLA 2019deadline for submissions: Thursday, March 1, 2018Material Culture, Labor and Childhood Identities See full post (external link)
Forms of Resistance: Women's Family Letters of the Early Americas << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:07pmMary McAleer Balkun/Seton Hall Universitydeadline for submissions: Friday, February 9, 2018CFP: “Forms of Resistance: Women’s Family Letters of the Early Americas” SSAWW 2018 Triennial Conference, Denver, Colorado, November 7-11, 2018 See full post (external link)
Gender, Sexuality and the Blockchain (edited collection) << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:04pmJoseph Gelferdeadline for submissions: Thursday, March 1, 2018Blockchain technology offers many new opportunities for social and informational organisation. While most people equate the blockchain with cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, the technology also has far broader applications in the financial sector, as well as land registration, voting... See full post (external link)
All Things Arabia: Arabian Identity and Material Culture << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 4:05pmIleana Baird / Zayed Universitydeadline for submissions: Wednesday, August 15, 2018Submissions are being sought for a collection of essays tentatively titled All Things Arabia: Arabian Identity and Material Culture. The goal of this collection is twofold. First, we would like to challenge existing scholarship by Edward... See full post (external link)