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Kristin Girten, PhD
PhD, English, Rutgers University, 2006
MA, English, University of Colorado, 1999
BA, English (magna cum laude), Indiana University, 1995
"'Sublime Luxuries' of the Gothic Edifice: Immersive Aesthetics and Kantian Freedom in the Novels of Ann Radcliffe." Eighteenth-Century Fiction, vol. 28 no. 4, 2016, pp. 713-738. Project MUSE, muse.jhu.edu/article/622351.
“Mingling with Matter: Tactile Microscopy and the Philosophic Mind in Brobdingnag and Beyond,” The Eighteenth Century: Theory and Interpretation 54.4 (Winter 2013): 497-520.
“Charlotte Smith’s Tactile Poetics,” The Eighteenth Century: Theory and Interpretation 54.2 (Summer 2013): 215-230.
“Unsexed Souls: Natural Philosophy as Transformation in Eliza Haywood’s Female Spectator,” Eighteenth-Century Studies 43.1 (Fall 2009): 55-74.
Restoration, Eighteenth-Century, and Romantic Literature and Culture; History and Philosophy of Science; Women’s Literary History; Aesthetic Theory; Feminist Theory; Visual Studies; Embodied Rhetoric and Pedagogy.
Teaching AreasEighteenth-Century Literature, Romanticism, Literature and Science, Visual Literatures (comic books and film), Women’s and Gender Studies in Literature, British Comedy, Early British Survey, Critical Theory.
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