Climates for c19 Research in the Regional Western U.S.: Teaching Helen Hunt Jackson's Library

Lesley Ginsberg

University of Colorado Colorado Springs

Lesley Ginsberg is Associate Professor at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, where she chaired the Department of English (2011-2016). Her work on nineteenth-century American literature has appeared in journals including American Literature, Studies in American Fiction, and the Nathaniel Hawthorne Review. She has published book chapters in American Gothic, The American Child, Popular Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers and the Literary Marketplace, and The Children’s Table. With Monika M. Elbert, she co-edited Romantic Education in Nineteenth-Century American Literature: National and Transatlantic Contexts (Routledge 2015).


The links between c19 and research libraries such as the American Antiquarian Society highlight the importance of archives. But what about the regional Western U.S., far from the “generous dome” of the AAS, Eastern or... [ view full abstract ]


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