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 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 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 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

News & Announcements from the RC Community

RC Pedagogies Spring Reading Group: MWS's "The Mortal Immortal", Apr. 19 << RC Blog
1 week 12 hours ago
Romantic Circles Pedagogies Spring Reading Group continues its gothic streak and will discuss Mary Shelley's immortal short story "The Mortal Immortal"! We will meet next Thursday, April 19th, at 4pm ET via Zoom. RSVP here: https://goo.gl/forms/FY35S1kW86mrH6Wk1.  Many can attest that our first meeting was lively, great fun, and participants learned a lot from each other. Encore! Those who RSVP...
Welcome to the Romantic Circles Pedagogies Reading Group << RC Blog
3 months 2 weeks ago
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)....
CFP: Radicalism, Radicalization, and Terrorism - Deadline 1 August 2018 << UPenn CFPs
1 month 6 days ago
updated: Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 9:10amJournal for the Study of Radicalismdeadline for submissions: Wednesday, August 1, 2018JSR: Journal for the Study of Radicalism—an academic journal published by Michigan State University Press—announces a call for articles and reviews for our twelfth year of issues.  See full post (external link)
Women and Work in Literature << UPenn CFPs
1 month 6 days ago
updated: Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 9:09amSusanne Weil/Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Associationdeadline for submissions: Tuesday, May 15, 2018Pacific Ancient and Modern Languages Association (PAMLA, the west coast regional division of the Modern Language Association) Special Session:  Women and Work in Literature Chairs:  Susanne Weil, Centralia College; Christine Mower, Seattle... See full post (external link)
MMLA 2018 Film I: Film and Television in the Binge Era << UPenn CFPs
1 month 6 days ago
updated: Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 9:09amMidwest Modern Language Associationdeadline for submissions: Thursday, April 5, 2018With the rise of peak TV two decades into the 21st century, television has disrupted the film industry, and it has produced – and been affected by – dramatic changes in the popular consumption of visual media. While movie attendance continued its steep decline in... See full post (external link)
MSA '18: Modernist Women, War, and the Graphic << UPenn CFPs
1 month 6 days ago
updated: Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 9:08amModernist Studies Association 2018deadline for submissions: Sunday, April 1, 2018From state-sponsored propaganda to cartoons, photography, and cinema newsreels, the cultural and political work done in service of modern warfare is significantly visual. At the same time (and despite considerable efforts to also subdue this aspect of war), much of... See full post (external link)