of Birth: July 22, l937; Married (1960, to Anne Lanni); three children
(born 1963, 1965, 1967)
LeMoyne College, 1959; M.A., Syracuse University, 1962; Ph.D., Yale University,
of Chicago: Assistant Professor, 1966-69; Associate Professor, 1969-72;
Hopkins University: Professor, 1975-80
Loaf School of English, summers, 1978-80
Institute of Technology: Dreyfuss Professor of Humanities, 1980-1986.
of Southern California: Adjunct Professor of English, 1983-86
of Virginia: Commonwealth Professor, 1986-93; John Stewart Bryan University
Professor, 1993- .
Holloway College, U. of London: The Thomas Holloway Professor of Victorian
Literature Program: California Institute of Technology, 1980-1986
International Conference on Textual Studies and Literary Interpretation,
International Conference on Historical Studies and Literary Criticism,
(with Steve Cushman), Introduction to Literary Studies Course (basic gateway
course for the UVA English major, 1993-)
(with Edward Ayers, Alan Batson, Kendon Stubbs, William Wolf), Institute
for Advanced Technology in the Humanities, University of Virginia (1993-).
Center for Cultural Change, University of Virginia, 1995.
Director, MA Program in Victorian Media and Culture, Royal Holloway College,
U. of London, 1999-.
(with Johanna Drucker), Speculative Computing Laboratory (SPECLAB), University
of Virginia, 2001-.
Project Director, ARP (Applied Research in 'Patacriticism), U. of Virginia,
Founder and Co-director, NINES (Networked Infrastructure for Nineteenth-Century Electronic Scholarship, 2003-.
Academy of Arts and Sciences
- Fels Foundation
Philosophical Society Fellow (1967, summer)
Fellow (1970-71, 1976-77)
Cane Award, American Poetry Society, 1973, for Swinburne as "The Year's
Best Critical Book about Poetry."
- NEH Fellow
(1975-76, 1987-89, 2003-2006)
Society, Distinguished Scholar Award (1989)
Scholar Award from the Keats-Shelley Association of America (1989)
Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities (1992- 93); Associate
Fellow (1993- ).
Cross Medal, Yale University Graduate School (1994)
Visiting Professor, U. of California/Berkeley, 1994.
Society for Textual Scholarship, 1995-1997
Doctorate of Humane Letters, University of Chicago (1996)
Visiting Professor, Northwestern U., fall 1997.
Foundation Research Award (3 years from 1999)
Research Fellow, Institute of English Studies, U. of London, 1999- .
Research Fellow, University College, London University, 2000-
W. Lyman Award for Distinguished Contributions to Humanities Computing,
National Humanities Center. 2002 (first award reciptient).
Foundation Distinguished Achievement Award, 2002.
Russell Lowell Award (2002, from the Modern Language Association) for
Radiant Textuality as the Most Distinguished Scholarly Book of
- ACLS Committee on Cyberinfrastructure, 2004-2005
- The Alexander
Lectures, University of Toronto, Spring, 1986: "Adverse Wheels: The
Truth Functions of Poetic Discourse" (in part published as Social Values
and Poetic Acts.
Text in Crisis" (series of three lectures delivered at U. of Texas,
Austin, fall 1987).
- The Clark
Lectures, Trinity College, Cambridge, Lent term, 1988: "Towards a Literature
of Knowledge" (published by Oxford U. Press, 1989).
- The William
Ives Carpenter Lectures, U. of Chicago, May, 1988 ("Towards a Literature
- The Beckman
Lectures, U. of California (Berkeley), spring 1991 ("The Black Riders:
Poetry and the Graphic Arts from William Morris to the Present").
- The Lansdowne
Lectures, U. of Victoria (British Columbia), fall 1994 ("Sentimental
Poetry as a Revolution in Poetic Style").
- The Patten
Lectures, Indiana University, fall 1995 ("Radiant Textuality").
- The Byron
Foundation Lecture, U. of Nottingham, spring 1998 ("Wordsworth and Byron").
- The Jantz
Memorial Lecture, Oberlin College, spring 1998 ("Dante Gabriel Rossetti
and the Embodiment of Knowledge").
- The Hulme
Lecture, U. Of London, winter, 1999 ("Dante and Rossetti: Art, Ritual,
- The Hilldale
Lecture, U. of Wisconsin, spring 2002 ("The Gutenberg Variations")
- The Byron
Society (Board of Directors)
for Textual Scholarship (Board of Directors)
- The Tennyson
- The Powys
American Society for the Study of Romanticism (NASSR)
- The Thomas
Lovell Beddoes Society
American Victorian Studies Association (NAVSA)
in English Literature
- The Byron
of Pre-Raphaelite Studies
of Mississippi Studies in English
of Hartford Studies in Literature
Editor (18th-20th centuries): Garland English Texts
- New Literary
Editor: Virginia Victorian Studies
Studies in Romanticism
Literature and Culture
for the Study of Romanticism
Duncan Edition (Editorial Board)
- J. M.
Whistler Correspondence Project (Editorial Board)
in Humanities Computing (Editorial Board)
of Literary Advisers, Electronic Literature Organization
Board, Cambridge Edition of Jane Austen
Advisory Board, Broadview Press
and separately published poems are not listed, nor any republications
of essays or parts of books in works edited by other scholars.)
Books and Editions
Dust: Byron's Poetic Development. Chicago, University of Chicago Press,
or The Adventures of a Gentleman, by Edward Bulwer-Lytton, ed., with
Introduction, Notes, and Apparatus. Lincoln, University of Nebraska
An Experiment in Criticism. Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 1972.
- Don Juan
in Context. Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 1976.
- Air Heart
Sermons [poems]. Stratford, Ontario, Pasdeloup Press, 1976.
Home [poems, with Janet Kauffman]. Hudson, Michigan, Coldwater Press,
in Patterns [poems, with James Kahn]. Los Angeles, X Press, 1979.
The Complete Poetical Works, ed. with Introduction, Apparatus, and Commentaries
(Oxford: The Oxford English Texts series). Vol. I (1980); Vols. II and
III (1981); Vols. IV and V (1986); Vol. VI (1991); Vol. VII (1993).
- The Romantic
Ideology: A Critical Investigation. University of Chicago Press, 1983.
- A Critique
of Modern Textual Criticism. University of Chicago Press, 1983.
- The Beauty
of Inflections: Literary Investigations in Historical Method and Theory.
Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1985.
Studies and Literary Interpretation, ed., with an Introduction. University
of Chicago Press, 1985.
- The Manuscripts
of the Younger Romantics: Byron, ed. Alice Levine and Jerome McGann,
Vol. I (1985); Vol. II (1986); Vols. III and IV (1988). Garland Publications.
Studies and Literary Criticism, ed., with an Introduction. Madison,
U. of Wisconsin Press, 1985
- The Oxford
Authors Byron, ed. with an Introduction and Notes. Oxford, Clarendon
Values and Poetic Acts. Cambridge, Harvard U. Press, 1987.
a Literature of Knowledge. Oxford and Chicago, Oxford U. Press and U.
of Chicago Press, 1989.
Connections, ed. with an Introduction. Charlottesville, U. Press of
Poetries, ed. with an Introduction (Special Issue of Verse Vol. 7 no.
1, Spring 1990).
- The Textual
Condition. Princeton, Princeton U. Press, 1991.
- A Critique
of Modern Textual Criticism, second edition, with a new Preface and
an Introduction by David Greetham. Charlottesville, U. Press of Virginia,
- The New
Oxford Book of Romantic Period Verse, ed. with Introduction and notes.
Oxford, Oxford U. Press, 1993.
Riders: The Visible Language of Modernism. Princeton, Princeton UP,
- A Symposium
on Russian Postmodernism, ed. for PostModern Culture [Special Electronic
Issue, PostModern Culture, 1993].
The Oxford Poetry Library, ed. with Introduction and notes. Oxford,
Oxford UP, 1994.
- Four Last
Poems. Stratford, Ontario: Pasdeloup Press, 1996.
of Sensibility. A Revolution in Literary Style. Oxford, Oxford UP, 1996.
- Lord Byron.
Selected Poetry. World's Classics Edition. Oxford, Oxford UP, 1997.
Elizabeth Landon: Selected Writings, edited with Daniel Riess. Peterborough:
Broadview Press, 1997.
and Wordsworth. Nottingham Byron Foundation: U. Of Nottingham, 1999.
Gabriel Rossetti and the Game that Must be Lost. New Haven: Yale UP,
Textuality. Literature Since the World Wide Web. New York: Palgrave/St
and Romanticism. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2002.
Gabriel Rossetti. The Collected Works. New Haven: Yale UP, 2003.
Lovell Beddoes's "Death's Jest Book. A Stage Version. Belper, Derbyshire:
The Thomas Lovell Beddoes Society, 2003.
II. Essays and Published Papers
- The Complete
Writings and Pictures of Dante Gabriel Rossetti. A Hypermedia Research
Archive. [First Installment] Charlottesville: Institute for Advanced
Technology in the Humanities, June 2000. (http://www.rossettiarchive.org/)
Papers on Theory of Textuality and Media, 1995-2000. Charlottesville:
Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities, June 2000. (http://www.iath.virginia.edu:2020/resources.html)
- "The Argument
of Dryden's Religio Laici," Thoth (Spring 1962):78-89.
Thomson (B.V.): The Woven Hymns of Night and Day." SEL (Autumn 1963):493-507.
Harold's Pilgrimage I-II. A Collation and Analysis," KSMB (1966):37-54.
- "The Secrets
of an Elder Day: Shelley after Hellas." K-SJ (Winter 1966):25-41.
- "The Composition,
Revision, and Meaning of Childe Harold's Pilgrimage III," BNYPL (September
Teresa, and Sardanapalus." KSMB (1967):7-22.
Drama in Two Venetian Plays." MP (August 1968):30-44.
Significant Details." VP (Spring 1969):41-54.
- "The Dandy."
Midway (Summer 1969):3-18.
First Tale: An Unpublished Fragment." KSMB (1968):18-23.
Byron's Cain." KSMB (1968):24-27.
Veils: A Thousand Images of Loveliness." in Romantic and Victorian:
Studies in Memory of William H. Marshall. Fairleigh Dickinson University
Press (1971), 198-218.
Landau's Illustrations to E.T.A. Hoffman (Chicago, privately printed,
atque Vale': An Introduction to Swinburne." VP Special Swinburne Issue
Felix. The Poetry of A.D. Hope." Poetry (July 1971):223-228.
- "The Beauty
of the Medusa." Studies in Romanticism (Winter 1971):3-25.
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell." Blake Newsletter 19 (Winter 1971-72):182-183.
and the Embarrassments of Critical Tradition." MP (February 1973):243-257.
- "The Aim
of Blake's Prophecies and the Uses of Blake Criticism." Blake's Sublime
Allegory (Madison, Wisconsin 1973):3-26.
Byron's Poetry." The Byron Journal I (Spring 1973):1-6.
and Byron." KSMB (1974):11-25.
of Departure in Recent Poetry." Chicago Review 27 (Summer 1975):161-176.
Savagery, and Care; or, The Function of Criticism Once Again." Critical
Inquiry 2(Spring 1976):605-630.
- "The Correct
Text of Don Juan I, sts. 190-198." TLS (August 1976), 1015.
and the Function of Criticism," in The Language of Criticism, SCE Reports
I and II (1976-77):4-14,19-22.
- "The Murray
Proofs of Don Juan I-II." The Byron Journal V(1977):10-20.
- "On Byron:
A Reply to George Ridenour." Studies in Romanticism 16 (Fall 1977):571-583.
Studies in the 19th Century." SEL 17 (Winter 1977):739-759.
- "The Significance
of Biographical Context: Two Poems by Lord Byron," in The Writer and
His Work ed. Louis A. Martz, New Haven (1978):347-364.
and the Historical Method in Literary Criticism." MLN 94 (December 1979):988-1032.
Rossetti's Poems: A New Edition and a Revaluation." Victorian Studies
23 (Winter 1980):237-254.
Romanticism and British Fiction." The Wordsworth Circle 10 (1979):136-138.
Byron. A Catalogue (Dorking, Surrey: CC Kohler, 1980).
of a Contemporary: Leslie A. Marchand." The Wordsworth Circle 11 (1980).
- "The Text,
the Poem, and the Problem of Historical Method." NLH 12 (1981):269-288.
These Bones Live?", Text I (1981, publ. 1984):21-40.
- "The Meaning
of the Ancient Mariner." Critical Inquiry 8 (1981):35-67.
- "The Anachronism
of George Crabbe." ELH 48 (1981):555-572.
and the Histories of Criticism," Review 4 (1982):219-53.
and its Ideologies," Studies in Romanticism 21 (Winter 1982):573-99.
"The Religious Poetry of
Rossetti," Critical Inquiry 10 (Sept. 1983):127-144.
Forms of Critical Discourse", Critical Inquiry, II (March 1985), 399-417.
and Its Romantic Significance", in Roman Images. Selected Papers of
the English Institute, 1982, ed. Annabel Patterson (Baltimore, 1984),
Mobility, and the Politics of Historical Ventriloquism", Romanticism
Past and Present 9:1 (1985), 67-82.
as a Postmodern Text: The Gabler Edition", Criticism 27 (Summer, 1985),
to James M. Kee", Romanticism Past and Present 9:2 (1985), 65-73.
A Point of Reference", in Historical Studies and Literary Criticism,
ed. Jerome J. McGann (Madison, WI: U. of Wisconsin Press, 1985), pp.3-19.
Company: Byron's Beppo and the Italian Medley," in Shelley and His Circle,
ed. Donald H. Reiman (Cambridge, Mass., 1986), VII, 234-97; "Lord Byron's
`Francesca of Rimini', ibid. VIII, 857-67.
- "The Idea
of an Indeterminate Text: Blake's Bible of Hell and Dr. Alexander Geddes,"
Studies in Romanticism 25 (Fall, 1986), 303- 24.
- "The Book
of Byron and the Book of a World," in Poems in their Place, ed. Neil
Fraistat (Chapel Hill, 1986), 254-72.
Poetry, Alternate Routes," Critical Inquiry 13 (Spring, 1987), 624-47.
- "The Loss
of Poetry," Sulfur 18 (Winter 1987), 189-95.
- "An Interview
with Jerome McGann on Textual Scholarship as Literary History and Ideology
Critique," Social Epistemology I (1987), 163-73.
Writing", London Review of Books 9 no. 18 (15 Oct 1987), 6-8.
Meaning, and Textual Criticism: A Homily," Text 3 (1987), 55-62.
of Texts," London Review of Books 10 no. 4 (18 Feb. 1988), 20-21.
The Achievement of Christina Rossetti, ed. David Kent (Cornell U. Press:
Ithaca, N.Y., 1988), 1-19.
Pound and Evil," London Review of Books 10 no. 13 (7 July 1988), 16-17.
- "The Cantos
of Ezra Pound, the Truth in Contradiction," Critical Inquiry 15 (Autumn
Gabriel Rossetti and the Betrayal of Truth," Victorian Poetry 26 (Winter
Crabbe: Poetry and Truth," London Review of Books (16 March 1989), 16-17.
in the Body of Falsehood [Clark Coolidge's Poetry]," Parnassus 15 no.
1 (1989), 257-280.
- Umbah" [an essay on Greil Marcus' Lipstick Traces], London Review
of Books 11 (22 June 1989), 13-15.
- "The Textual
Condition," Text 4 (1988 ), pp. 29-38.
- "The Third
World of Criticism," in Rethinking Historicism: Critical Readings in
Romantic History, ed. Marjorie Levinson (Basil Blackwood: Oxford, 1989),
Blake Illuminates the Truth," Critical Studies I no. 1 (1989), pp. 43-60.
Romanticism, and Postmodernism: An American Case History," South Atlantic
Quarterly 88 (Summer, 1989), pp. 605-32.
- "The Privilege
of Historical Backwardness: American Scholarship after World War II
and the Career of Cecil Y. Lang", in Victorian Connections, pp. 1-10.
Arnold and the Critical Spirit: The Three Texts of Empedocles on Etna",
in Victorian Connections, pp. 146-71.
- "The Biographia
Literaria and the Contentions of English Romanticism", in Coleridge's
Biographia Literaria. Text and Meaning, ed. Frederick Burwick (Ohio
State U. Press: Columbus, 1989), 233-54.
Poetry, Public Deception," in The Politics of Poetic Form, ed. Charles
Bernstein (Roof Books: New York, 1990), 119-48.
Yeats Edition?", TLS (11-17 May 1990), 493-4.
to In the Spirit of Powys, ed. Denis Lane (Cornell U. Press, 1990),
- "How to
Read a Book", in New Directions in Textual Studies, ed. Dave Oliphant
and Robin Bradford (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, U. of Texas:
Austin, 1990), 13-37.
Socialization of Texts", Documentary Editing 12 no. 3 (Sept. 1990),
Alphabet, Spelt from Silliman's Leaves (A Conversation on the American
Longpoem)," South Atlantic Quarterly 89 (Fall 1990), 737-759.
Difference Do the Circumstances of Publication Make to the Interpretation
of a Literary Work?", in Literary Pragmatics, ed. Roger D. Sell (Routledge:
London and New York, 1991), 208-224.
- "`My Brain
is Feminine': Byron and the Poetry of Deception," in Byron. Augustan
and Romantic, ed. Andrew Rutherford (Macmillan Press Ltd.: London, 1990),
Enigmas and Critical Functions, with Particular Reference to the Writing
of Charles Bernstein," New Literary History 22 no. 2 (1991), 441-64.
is Critical Editing?", and "A Response to T. H. Howard- Hill," Text
5 (1991), 15-29, 47-48.
Herstory, Theirstory, Ourstory," in Theoretical Issues in Literary History,
ed. David Perkins, Harvard English Studies 16 (1991), 196-205. [A shorter
version appeared earlier in The Cresset 52 (May 1989), 5-7.]
- "The Foul
Rag and Bone Shop: A Note on a Forgotten History", Yeats: An Annual
of Critical and Textual Studies IX (1991), 30-34.
- "A Dialogue
on Dialogue", Postmodern Culture II no. 1 (August, 1991).
Pragmatics and the Editorial Horizon", in Devils and Angels. Textual
Editing and Literary Theory, ed. Philip Cohen (U. Press of Virginia:
Charlottesville VA, 1991), 1-21.
Bernstein's `The Simply'," in Contemporary Poetry Meets Modern Theory,
ed. Antony Easthope and John O. Thompson (Harvester-Wheatsheaf: London,
to Mind': The Materialist Aesthetic of William Morris," in The Pre-Raphaelites
in Context (Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery: San Marino,
CA. 1992), 55-74.
- "An Error
[not] in The Ambassadors", American Literature 64 (March, 1992), 95-110.
(Riding) Jackson and the Literal Truth," Critical Inquiry 18
(Spring, 1992), 454-73.
and the Anonymous Lyric", The Byron Journal (1992), 27- 45.
Romanticism", English Literary History 59 (1992), 735-54. (Reprinted
in part in Literaria Pragensia vol. 3 (1993), 3-13; reprinted
again in The Challenge of Periodization. Old Paradigms and New Perspectives,
ed. Lawrence Besserman (Garland: NY, 1996).
- "The Hero
With a Thousand Faces: The Rhetoric of Byronism" Studies in Romanticism
31 (Fall, 1992), 295-313.
and `The Truth in Masquerade'," Romantic Revisions, ed. Robert
Brinkley and Keith Hanley (Cambridge UP: Cambridge, 1992), 191-209;
and in Rereading Byron, ed. Alice Levine and Robert N. Keane
(Garland Publishing Co., New York, 1993), 1-19.
- "The Case
of The Ambassadors and the Textual Condition," in Palimpsest. Editorial
Theory in the Humanities, ed. George Bornstein and Ralph G. Williams
(Ann Arbor, U. of Michigan Press, 1993), 151-166.
Meaning, and the Discontinuity of Fact," Modern Language Quarterly
54 no. 1 (March 1993), 165-69.
and the Lyric of Sensibility", European Romantic Review 4 (summer
on Roger Tarr's Review of The Textual Condition," Analytical and
Enumerative Bibliography N.S. 7. 1 (1993), 13-14.
the Valley of Production; or, De factorum natura. A Dialogue," in New
Historical Literary Study. Essays on Reproducing Texts, Representing
History, eds. Jeffrey N. Cox and Larry J. Reynolds (Princeton UP: Princeton,
Dickinson's Visible Language," The Emily Dickinson Journal II.
no 2 (1993), 40-57.
History, Romanticism, and Felicia Hemans," Modern Language Quarterly
54 no. 2 (June 1993), 215-36 (reprinted in Revisioning Romanticism.
British Women Writers 1776-1837, ed. Carol Shiner Wilson and Joel
Haefner [U. of Pennsylvania Press: Philadelphia, 1994], 210-227).
with Jerome McGann," [conducted with Steven Earnshaw and Philip Shaw],
Cambridge Quarterly (fall, 1993), 355- 369.
1785-1832," The Columbia History of British Poetry, ed. Carl Woodring.
New York, Columbia UP, 1993. pp. 353-380.
- "The Complete
Writings and Pictures of Dante Gabriel Rossetti: A Hypermedia Research
Archive," Art Documentation 12 no. 4 (winter 1993), 155-158.
on Dialogue", in A Poetics of Criticism, ed. Juliana Spahr, Mark
Wallace, Kristin Prevallet, and Pam Rehm (Leave Books: Buffalo, 1994),
New Literary History 25 (Summer, 1994), 487-504.
Worlds", London Review of Books 16 no. 18 (22 Sept. 1994), 6-7.
on Rodger Tarr's Review of The Textual Condition, Analytical and Enumerative
Bibliography New Series 7 no. 1 (1993), 13-14.
as Explanation (of Modern and Postmodern Poetries)", in Cultural Artifacts
and the Production of Meaning, ed. Margaret J. M. Ezell and Katharine
O'Brien O'Keeffe (U. of Michigan Press: Ann Arbor, 1994), 101, 138.
Literal World of the English Della Cruscans," in Fins de Siecle.
English Poetry in 1590, 1690, 1790, 1890, 1990, ed. Elaine Scarry
(Johns Hopkins UP: Baltimore, 1995), 95-122.
Course of the Particulars," in The New Criticism and Contemporary Literary
Theory. Connections and Continuities, ed. William J. Spurlin and Michael
Fischer (Garland Publishing Co.: New York, 1995), pp. 333-338.
Robinson and the Myth of Sappho", MLQ 56 (March 1995), 55-76.
versus Victorian versus Modern: Rossetti's Art of Images," Modernism/Modernity
2 (January 1995), 97-112.
Blake Betray the French Revolution? A Dialogue of the Mind with Itself,"
in Presenting Poetry.Composition, Publication, Reception, ed.
Howard Erskine-Hill and Richard A. McCabe (Cambridge: Cambridge UP,
from Death: The Poetry of Ann Batten Cristall," Introduction to Ann
Batten Cristall's Poetical Sketches, ed. Christopher Nagle (electronic
hypertext edition published in British Poetry 1780-1910. A Hypertext
Archive of Scholarly Editions, eds. Jerome McGann and David Seaman:
The Electronic Text Center, U. of Virginia [http://www.lib.virginia.edu/etext/britpo/britpo.html].
Meaning, and the Discontinuity of Fact", in The Uses of Literary
History, ed. Marshall Brown (Duke UP: Durham, 1995), 45-51.
and Wonders. Powys, Porius, and the Attempt to Revive Romance in the
Age of Modernism," TLS (Dec. 1, 1995), 4-6.
Rationale of HyperText (selections)", The European English Messenger
4.2 (autumn, 1995), 34-40.
Rossetti Archive and Image-Based Electronic Editing" in The Literary
Text in the Digital Age (U. of Michigan Press: Ann Arbor, 1996),
145-184. (Reprinted in The Journal of Pre-Raphaelite Studies
N.S. 6 (spring 1997), 5-21).
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and Instruction", Chain III. 2 (fall 1996), 108-134; reprinted
in James Soderholm, ed., Beauty and the Critic. Aesthetics in the
Age of Cultural Studies (U. of Alabama Press: Tuscaloosa, 1997),
Textuality", Victorian Studies 39.3 (spring 1996), 379-390.
Cantos: A Poem Including Bibliography", in A Poem Containing History.
Textual Studies in The Cantos, ed. Lawrence Rainey (U.of Michigan
Press: Ann Arbor, 1997), 33-62.
and Error: With Special Reference to the Poetry of Robert Duncan," Modern
Language Studies (Special Issue on "The Problem of Beauty", ed.
Lisa Samuels) 27 no. 2 (summer 1997), 9-22.
Rossetti Hypermedia Archive: An Introduction," The Journal of Pre-Raphaelite
Studies N.S. 6 (spring 1997), 22-32.
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Iconic Page", in The Iconic Page in Manuscript, Print, and Digital
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of Michigan Press, 1998), 123-140.
Progeny, Rough Beasts: Editing as a Theoretical Pursuit" (the 1997 presidential
Address to the Society for Textual Scholarship), TEXT 11 (1998-1999),
Apparatus of Loss: Bruce Andrews Writing," Aerial 9 (1999), 183-195.
and Interpretation", New Literary History 30 (winter, 1999),
25-56. (with Lisa Samuels)
and Rossetti: Translation, Pastiche, Ritual, Fate." The Hilda Hulme
Lecture. (School of Advanced Study, U. of London, 1998.
in An Oxford Companion to the Romantic Age. British Culture 1776-1832,,
ed. Iain McCalman (Oxford UP: Oxford, 1999), 270-278.
Scholarship, Textual Theory, and the Uses of Electronic Tools. A Brief
Report on Current Undertakings," Victorian Studies 41 (summer,
Gabriel Rossetti and the Embodiment of Knowledge". The Harold Jantz
Memorial Lecture, 1998 (Oberlin College, 1999).
Brainwork", London Review of Books 22 (30 March 2000), 24-26.
- "A Commentary
on Some of Rossetti's Translations from Dante," The Journal of Pre-Raphaelite
Studies, NS 9 (spring 2000), 25-38.
as Explanation (of Modern and PostModern Poetries)," in A Book of
the Book, ed. Jerome Rothenberg and Steven Clay (Granary Books:
New York, 2000), 228-245.
is Text?", in Marking the Text. The Presentation of Meaning on the
Digital Page, ed. Joe Bray, Miriam Handley, Anne C. Henry (Ashgate:
Aldershot, 2000), 329-334.
Fiction/Teaching Fiction. A Pedagogical Experiment," Pedagogy
I. 1 (Winter 2001), 143-165.
- "The Life
of the Dead: Laura Riding and the History of 20th Century Poetry," Twentieth
Century American Literature after Midcentury. International Conference
Proceedings, Kyiv, 25-27 May 1999. (Dovira: Kyiv, 2000), 190-207.
Degree Zero," Athena's Shuttle. Myth Religion Ideology from Romanticism
to Modernism, ed. Franco Marucci and Emma Sdegno (Cisalpino Istituto
Editoriale Universitario: Milano, 2000), 11-29.
and Romanticism: An Interview with Jerome McGann," with James Soderholm.
New Literary History 32 (winter 2001), 47-66.
and Invisible Books. Hermetic Images in N-Dimensional Space," New
Literary History 32 (spring 2001), 283-300.
Public Artist, Private Passions: The World of Edward Linley Sambourne.
Leighton House Publications: [London], 2001, 3-4.
Carving Up the Nineteenth-Century?," PMLA 116 no. 5 (October
Johanna Drucker], "Images as the Text: Pictographs and Pictographic
Rhetoric," Information Design Journal 10.2 (2000/1), 95-106.
and Interpretation at the Interface of Man and Machine. Reflections
on Textuality and a Proposal for an Experiment in Machine Reading,"
Computers and the Humanities 36 (2002): 95-107.
Editorial Fu[ea]tures," in Reimagining Textuality. Textual Studies
in the Late Age of Print, ed. Elizabeth Bergmann Loizeaux and Neil
Fraistat (U of Wisconsin Press: Madison, 2002), 17-27.
- "The Gutenberg
Variations", TEXT 14 (2002), 1-14; RBM 3.1 (spring 2002),
- "Literary Scholarship and the Digital Future," The Chronicle Review [The Chronicle of Higher Education Section 2] (December 13, 2002), B7-B9
Scholarship and Culture 1960-2001: A Byronic View," Byron and Greece,
ed. Byron Raizis. Byron Society of Missolonghi: Athens, 2003, 4-23.
Horne's Diversi Colores (1891): Incarnating the Religion of Beauty,"
New Literary History 34.3 (summer 2003), 535-554.
- "Textonics: Literary and Cultural Studies in a Quantum World", in The Culture of Collected Editions, ed. Anrew Nash (Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke, 2003): 245-260.
- "A Note
on the Current State of Humanities Scholarship," The Future of Criticism
-- A Critical Inquiry Symposium, Critical Inquiry 30. 2 (winter
- "Phases of English Romanticism", in English Romantic Poetry, ed. Harold Bloom (Chelsea House: Philadelphia, 2004): 117-128.
- "DG Rossetti and the Art of the Inner Standing-Point", in Outsiders Looking In. The Rossettis then and now, ed. David Clifford and Laurence Roussillon (Anthem Press: London, 2004): 171-187.
- "Swinburne's Radical Artifice;
or, The Comedian as A. C.," Modernism/Modernity 11.2 (April 2004): 205-218.
in N-Dimensions and Interpretation in a New Key," Text Technology (Special Issue devoted to IVANHOE) 12.2 (2003): 1-18.
the Irreal, and the Willing Assumption of Disbelief," Critical Inquiry 30 (summer 2004): 717-738.
- "Walter Scott's Romantic Postmodernity in Scotland and the Borders of Romanticism, ed. Leith Davis, Ian Duncan, and Janet Sorensen. Cambridge UP: Cambridge, 2004: 113-129.
- "Byron, George Gordon, Lord", The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
III. Work in Progress (paper)
in Progress (digital)
Complete Writings and Pictures of Dante Gabriel Rossetti. A Hypermedia
Research Archive. (published by The Institute for Advanced Technology
in the Humanities, third release summer 2004)
(an online playspace for collaborative
Manfred (a play in 3 Acts)
C. Swinburne. Selected Poetry and Prose. Yale UP, forthcoming.
of the Mind With Itself. Literature Without Touchstones.
(new DNB entry)
Jest-Book. A Posthumous Theatrical Travesty, in Three Acts, adapted
from the Original Play by Thomas Lovell Beddoes. (To be staged in 2003
in Los Angeles and New York City.)
- "The Contradictory
Imperatives of Eye and Mind" (to be published in a collection of papers
called Computing the Edition, U. of Toronto Press, the papers
of the 33rd Conference on Editorial Problems at U. of Toronto).
and Modernity" (a critical dialogue with Johanna Drucker), forthcoming
in a collection of criticism honoring Marjorie Perloff.
in Introduction to Scholarship (to be published by the MLA, 2005)
Text to Work. Digital Tools and the Emergence of the Social Text," forthcoming
in TEXT (2004)
Dino Buzetti), "Critical Editing in a Digital Horizon," forthcoming
in a volume of essays on digital humanities publishd by the MLA.
- "Is Romanticism
Finished?", forthcoming in The New Cambridge History of English Literature.
The Romantic Period
- "D. G.
Rossetti's Art of the Inner Standing Point," forthcoming in a collection
of essays on D. G. Rossetti
Texts in Many Dimensions," in A Companion to Digital Humanities
and the Anonymous Lyric," forthcoming in The Cambridge Companion
- "A Commentary
on Some of Rossetti's Translations from Dante," forthcoming in a festschrift
for William E. Fredeman (U. of Toronto Press).
- "The Postmodernity
of Walter Scott," forthcoming in Scotland and the Borders of Romanticism
[All these projects are collaborative works being developed under the auspices
of U. of Virginia's Speclab (Speculative Computing Laboratory) and ARP (Applied
Research in 'Patacriticism)]
Complete Writings and Pictures of Dante Gabriel Rossetti. A Hypermedia
Research Archive. (originally developed and published through IATH
(The Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities), U. of Virginia;
third release, Summer 2004; complete interface redesign, Summer 2005;
fourth and final release, Summer 2006)
Turner (an online tool for navigating large bodies of coherent born
digital "books"). 1.0 release September 2004.
(a collaborative online playspace for the experimental investigation
of cultural works). 1.0 release due December 2004.
(an online text comparison and collation tool). 1.0 release Spring 2005.
("Online Publishing Schema" for born-digital humanities scholarship,
criticism, and editing)
'Patacritical Demon (an online tool for critical interpretation)
[currently in design]