Description - Felicia Hemans by Nanora Sweet
This collection of 12 specially-commissioned essays focuses on the work of Felicia Hemans. It includes new work from critics in the field, Isobel Armstrong, Stephen Behrendt, Gary Kelly, Susan Wolfson, as well as contributions from emerging scholars. Offering close readings of Heman's poetry, research on her reception, and analyses of her cultural significance, the collection contributes to our understanding of Hemans and to current debates about romanticism, feminism, canonization, and the relations between gender, culture, and poetry.
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Author Biography - Nanora Sweet
NANORA SWEET is Associate Professor in English, Women's and Gender Studies at the University of Missouri, St Louis. Her essays on Hemans and Heman's circle have appeared in At the Limits of Romanticism, The Lessons of Romanticism, and The Novel's Seductions: Sta?l's Corinne in Critical Inquiry. - JULIE MELNYK is Associate Professor of English at the Central Methodist College in Fayette, Missouri. She is editor of Women's Theology in Nineteenth-Century Britain: Transfiguring the Faith of Their Fathers.