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 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 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 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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Welcome to the Romantic Circles Pedagogies Reading Group << RC Blog
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Romantic Circles Pedagogies is looking to assemble a porous group of scholars at all levels who want to discuss canonical and emerging texts -- an open, generous, and collegial community of readers and teachers. Each term, RC Pedagogies will host a virtual reading group on a predetermined text at a set date/time via video-chat on Zoom, an online video-conferencing system (free and easy to use)....
Street Art & Urban Creativity Journal Vol.4 - 2018 << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 9:12amurbancreativitydeadline for submissions: Sunday, April 15, 20182018 SAUC Scientific Journal Call for papers The SAUC (Street Art & Urban Creativity) is a peer review indexed  Scientific Journal, that is synchronized with Lisbon Conference and Activities, The authors of the approved papers will be invited to do their presentation in Lisbon... See full post (external link)
Romanticism in the Age of World Wars << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 9:11amVivian Liska (University of Antwerp), Ortwin de Graef (KU Leuven), Tom Toremans (KU Leuven), Pieter Vermeulen (KU Leuven), and the doctoral students Ana Ashraf (KU Leuven), Laura Cernat (KU Leuven), and Kahn Faassen (KU Leuven).deadline for submissions: Tuesday, May 1, 2018CFP “Romanticism in the Age of World Wars” (Leuven, 11-13... See full post (external link)
Place and Placelessness: An Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 9:18amUniversity of Nottinghamdeadline for submissions: Friday, May 4, 2018Place and Placelessness The 12th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference Hosted by the  Landscape, Space, Place Research Group.  We are excited to announce the CfP for ‘Place and Placelessness’ to be held at the University of... See full post (external link)
Traversing land, sea and sky: travel and the landscape << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 9:13amLiterary and Visual Landscapes, University of Bristoldeadline for submissions: Sunday, March 18, 2018Traversing land, sea and sky: travel and the landscape 25 April 2018, Wills Memorial Building, University of Bristol   ‘Literary and Visual Landscapes’, a University of Bristol interdisciplinary seminar series... See full post (external link)
Beyond Manga: Comics in Asia << UPenn CFPs
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updated: Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 9:10amJessica Gross, for MLA panel deadline for submissions: Thursday, March 15, 2018The comics world has been hugely influenced by, and in a large part shaped by, Japanese manga. Thus, manga is the center of many discussions about Asian comics in the United States. However, in Comics Studies less attention is given to comics from other Asian... See full post (external link)