We have offered the following courses in nineteenth-century British, American and Canadian literature over the past five years, or will be offering them in the 2016 / 2017 academic year.
- The Practice of Collecting
- Decadent Materialism
- The Gibson Anthologies
- The Shelley Circle
- Romantic Women Writers and the Future
- Digitizing Victorian Women Writers
- Disability in Victorian Literature and Culture
- Nineteenth-Century American Slave Narratives
- American Literary Realism
- American Women Speaking Out: Rhetorical Theory and the Gendered Nature of Persuasion
- Emma Spooner, “Transforming Sentiment: Forming National Identity in Transatlantic Sentimental Novels of the Long 18th Century,” Fall 2012-
In addition to offering nine courses in nineteenth-century British, American, and Canadian literature regularly at the 400-level (ENGL 441, 553, 447, 449, 461, 463, 465, 471), we have recently offered advanced undergraduate seminars at the 500-level on the following topics:
- The 1890s
- The Victorian Bestseller
- Kaitlin Kiddey, “Fear, Fascination, and Engendered Emotion: The Representation of Women within Nineteenth-Century American Gothic Literature,” 2012.