Bad Romanticisms (UK ONLY)
"I am mute before a Trollope novel &
cute before a Wollstonecraft novel
I am self-fashioning a fashionable
Witty, erudite, and so #relatable, Rachel Feder's sequence of "romanticisms" opens up new possibilities for connecting to Romantic literature through irreverent responses to the lives and works of the movement's leading figures. Each poem in the sequence allows images and symbols from popular culture now and in the 1800s to converse and confess their deepest secrets to each other over buckwheat pancakes in Uptown New Orleans...
Rachel Feder is an assistant professor of British Romantic literature at the University of Denver. Her articles have appeared in journals including ELH: English Literary History, Studies in Romanticism, and Romantic Circles Pedagogy Commons, and her first poetry chapbook, Words with Friends, came out in 2014 from dancing girl press. Harvester Of Hearts: Motherhood Under the Sign of Frankenstein will be published by Northwestern University Press in August 2018.
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