Long Eighteenth Century
Reading English literature from 1680-1830. Women writers; socioeconomic representations; nature/"nature"; verse and prose; Gothic fiction;
the politics of sentiment; questioning classifications from the Augustans through the Romantics.
Tracing science fiction's roots and routes from the Renaissance into the present. Discourses of feminist sci-fi; visual representations in print and film; imaginary cultural anthropologies; textual experimentation; teaching a literature course on Sci-Fi Sexuality.
Methods & Approaches
Post -Marxist, -Modernist, -Structuralist.
Pro -Historical, -Poetics, -Narratological, -Ecological.
Neo -Formalist, -Feminist/Gender/Queer, -Materialist.
Non -Essentialist, -Teleological, -Canonical.