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Collections of essays

The Regency Revisited

The Regency Revisited demonstrates how politics and culture of the Regency years impacted literature. By co-opting authors, the Regency provoked opposition and brought new genres and modes of writing to the fore. Discussing key figures such as Robert Southey and Leigh Hunt, The Regency Revisited examines the pivotal roles that authors of the Regency had […] Read more

Research

My research focuses on Digital Humanities, 19th-century British Literature (and especially Leigh Hunt), and popular culture. I am the founding director of the “Centre de recherche interuniversitaire sur les humanités numériques“ (launched in the fall of 2013). With Marcello VItali-Rosati, I launched an innovative collection entitled “Parcours numériques” in the spring of 2014, which includes our volume Manuel des pratiques […] Read more

Monographs

Leigh Hunt and the London Literary Scene

Leigh Hunt and the London Literary Scene reassesses Hunt’s substantial contributions to several different genres and to offer an account of their significant impact on audiences during the Romantic period. It analyzes the intricate relationship between Hunt’s literary efforts and his social and political environment, particularly as expressed in contemporary reviews. This book examines the […] Read more