Kim Wheatley is an Assistant Professor of English at the College of William and Mary. Her interests are Romantic poetry and early nineteenth-century periodicals. She has published essays on early nineteenth-century periodicals, and nineteenth-century literature more generally, in Prose Studies, Nineteenth-Century Literature, Romanticism, Radicalism, and the Press, ed. Stephen C. Behrendt (Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1997), and Studies in English Literature. Her work in progress, a book, is provisionally entitled "Beyond Paranoid Politics: Shelley's Poetry and its Reception."