Image: 1806 fashion etching done for La Belle Assemblee magazine for the month of Aprl. Artist unkown.

Elizabeth Fay

Professor, Department of English

Wheatley 6-87
(617) 287-6715

University of Massachusetts Boston

Spring 2011


ENGL 380 "Jane Austen: Novels and Cultural Adaptations"

Fall 2011


ENGL 319 "English Epic Poetry: From Milton to Byron"

Research Center for Urban Cultural History

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Web Research

La Belle Assemblée: The Bluestocking Archive


Fashioning Faces: The Portraitive Mode in British Romanticism. The University Press of New England, 2010

Romantic Medievalism: History and the Romantic Literary Ideal. Palgrave Macmillan, 2002

Felicia Hemans’s Siege of Valencia: A Parallel Text. Co-Edited with Susan Wolfson. Broadview Press, 2002

A Feminist Introduction to Romanticism. Blackwell Publishers,1998

Becoming Wordsworthian: A Performative Aesthetics. University of Massachusetts Press, 1995

Eminent Rhetoric: Language, Gender, and Cultural Tropes. Bergin & Garvey, 1994

Working Class Women in the Academy: Laborers in the Knowledge Factory. Co-edited with Michelle Tokarczyk. University of Massachusetts Press, 1993

Romanticism on the Net"The Bluestocking Archive: Constructivism and Salon Theory Revisited"

Romantic Circles Praxis: Romantic Sexuality: "Framing Romantic Dress: Mary Robinson, Princess Caroline and the Sex/Text"

Edited Ejournal Issues:

Romantic Circles Praxis: Romantic Passions

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