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  1. Romanticism, History, Historicism

    Essays on an Orthodoxy

    Edited by Damian Walford Davies

    Series: Routledge Studies in Romanticism

    The "(re)turn to history" in Romantic Studies in the 1980s marked the beginning of a critical orthodoxy that continues to condition, if not define, our sense of the Romantic period twenty-five years on. Romantic New Historicism’s revisionary engagements have played a central role in the realignment...

    Published May 30th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Keats and Philosophy

    The Life of Sensations

    By Shahidha Kazi Bari

    Series: Routledge Studies in Romanticism

    John Keats remains one of the most familiar and beloved of English poets, but has received surprisingly little critical attention in recent years. This study is a fresh contribution to Keats criticism and Romantic scholarship, positioning Keats as a figure of philosophical interest who warrants...

    Published May 16th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Animality in British Romanticism

    The Aesthetics of Species

    By Peter Heymans

    Series: Routledge Studies in Romanticism

    The scientific, political, and industrial revolutions of the Romantic period transformed the status of humans and redefined the concept of species. This book examines literary representations of human and non-human animality in British Romanticism. The book’s novel approach focuses on the role of...

    Published April 25th 2012 by Routledge

  4. The Meaning of Life in Romantic Poetry and Poetics

    By Ross Wilson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Romanticism

    This volume brings together an impressive range of established and emerging scholars to investigate the meaning of ‘life’ in Romantic poetry and poetics. This investigation involves sustained attention to a set of challenging questions at the heart of British Romantic poetic practice and theory. Is...

    Published August 16th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Romanticism and Visuality

    Fragments, History, Spectacle

    By Sophie Thomas

    Series: Routledge Studies in Romanticism

    This book investigates the productive crosscurrents between visual culture and literary texts in the Romantic period, focusing on the construction and manipulation of the visual, the impact of new visual media on the literary and historical imagination, and on fragments and ruins as occupying the...

    Published February 12th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Thomas De Quincey

    New Theoretical and Critical Directions

    Edited by Robert Morrison, Daniel S. Roberts

    Series: Routledge Studies in Romanticism

    The ongoing critical fascination with Thomas De Quincey and the burgeoning recognition of the centrality of his writings to the Romantic age and beyond necessitates a critical examination of De Quincey. In this spirit, ten of the top De Quincey scholars in the world have come...

    Published November 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  7. Metaphysical Hazlitt

    Bicentenary Essays

    Edited by Uttara Natarajan, Tom Paulin, Duncan Wu

    Series: Routledge Studies in Romanticism

    The rediscovery and restitution of William Hazlitt as a canonical Romantic author has been among the latest and most significant developments in present-day Romantic studies. This volume, a collection of previously unpublished essays by the foremost scholars in the field presents Hazlitt as a...

    Published April 11th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Keats's Boyish Imagination

    By Richard Marggraf Turley

    Series: Routledge Studies in Romanticism

    For many readers, John Keats's achievement is to have attainted a supreme poetic maturity at so young an age. Canonical poems of resignation and acceptance such as 'To Autumn' are traditionally seen as examples par excellence of this maturity. In this highly innovative study, however, Marggraf...

    Published December 11th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Leigh Hunt

    Life, Poetics, Politics

    Edited by Nicholas Roe

    Series: Routledge Studies in Romanticism

    Recent critical and scholarly interest in John Keats has encouraged a resurgence of interest in his friend and mentor, the poet and journalist Leigh Hunt. This timely collection of essays by leading British and North America romanticists explores Hunt's life, writings and cultural significance over...

    Published March 27th 2003 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Romantic Education in Nineteenth-Century American Literature: National and Transatlantic Contexts
    Edited by Monika M Elbert, Lesley Ginsberg
    To Be Published December 22nd 2014
  2. Leigh Hunt: Life, Poetics, Politics
    Edited by Nicholas Roe
    To Be Published January 4th 2015
  3. Metaphysical Hazlitt: Bicentenary Essays
    Edited by Uttara Natarajan, Tom Paulin, Duncan Wu
    To Be Published January 4th 2015
  4. Keats's Boyish Imagination
    By Richard Marggraf Turley
    To Be Published January 4th 2015
  5. Romanticism and Philosophy: Thinking with Literature
    Edited by Thomas Constantinesco, Sophie Laniel-Musitelli
    To Be Published May 31st 2015

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