Suzanne L Barnett, PHD
Suzanne L Barnett, PHD
Visiting Assistant Professor
Department : English
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone : 718-862-7419
Office : MGL 401
PHD, University of Pennsylvania
BA, CUNY Hunter College
Office hours for spring 2014:
Miguel Hall room 401
and by appointment. I'm also usually in my office on Tuesdays and Fridays between 11:00 and 12:00.
My research interests include:
- British romanticism (poetry, the novel, and non-fiction prose).
- The Shelley circle
- William Blake
- Jane Austen
- 18th-century British literature and culture
- children’s literature of the 18th through 21st centuries
- Victorian literature and culture
- 18th- and 19th-century women’s writing
- mythology and folklore in literature
- 18th- and 19th-century political radicalism
Publications & Professional Activities
- Book review: Jonathan Sachs, Romantic Antiquity: Rome in the British Imagination, 1789-1832. Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net, number 59-60, 2011.
- “The Five Most Common Writing Mistakes and How to Fix Them.” Diversity Crossroads, The University of Bridgeport, volume 7, issue 1, February/March 2013.
- “Staged Reading of Prometheus Unbound the First Since 1998,” a review of Revelation Reading’s performance of Prometheus Unbound for the Keats-Shelley Association of America. <http://k-saa.org/staged-reading-of-prometheus-unbound-the-first-since-19...
Accepted and forthcoming
- “’The great God Pan is alive again’: Thomas Love Peacock and Percy Shelley in Marlow.” Essays in Romanticism.
- Book review: Michael Page, The Literary Imagination from Erasmus Darwin to H. G. Wells: Science, Evolution, and Ecology (Ashgate 2012) for Nineteenth-Century Contexts.
- The Radical Aesop: William Godwin and the Juvenile Library, 1805-1825. Romantic Circles. <http://www.rc.umd.edu>. An edited digital edition co-authored and co-edited with Katherine Bennett Gustafson.
- “’Harmonies divine, yet ever new’: Shelleyan Music and the Poetry of Desire in Prometheus Unbound.” Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net #61-2.
- “Generic Mutability and the Pedagogy of Realism in Mary Wollstonecraft’s Original Stories and Charlotte Smith’s The Romance of Real Life.” Romantic Circles Pedagogies Commons. <http://www.rc.umd.edu/pedagogies>.
Honors & Awards
- NEH summer scholar, “Reassessing British Romanticism,” University of Nebraska, Lincoln, June-July 2013.
- Andrew W. Mellon Graduate Education Fellowship (University of Pennsylvania), 2008-2009.
- Jacob K. Javits Fellowship, 2004-2008.
- Beinecke Scholarship, 2003.
- Modern Language Association
- Keats-Shelley Association of America
- North American Society for the Study of Romanticism
- The Jane Austen Society of North America
- International Conference on Romanticism
- Northeast Modern Language Association
English 110: College Writing
English 248: Masterworks of British Literature: The Nature of British Literature
LLRN 102: Classical Origins of Western Culture