Rebecca Cole Heinowitz is Assistant Professor of Literature at Bard College. Her article "'Thy World, Columbus, Shall be Free': British Romantic Deviance and Spanish American Revolution" has recently appeared in European Romantic Review 17:2 (April 2006). Another article, "'An Empire in Men's Hearts': Helen Maria Williams's Sentimental Conquest of Peru," is forthcoming in the essay collection Connecting Continents: Britain and Latin America, 1780-1900. She is currently completing a book-length study of the figure of Spanish America in British Romantic writing.
Rebecca Cole Heinowitz