Contributors

COHEN Michèle

Professor Emerita of History.

UCL (Institute of Education), UK.

Research expertise

Cultural history of the eighteenth-century, France and Britain; issues related to genre, language, education, sociability and conversation.

CONTOGOURIS Ersy

Professeure en histoire de l'art (XVIIIe et XIXe siècles)

Département d’histoire de l’art et d’études cinématographiques de l’Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)

Research expertise

Histoire de la performance du « corps-statue » (attitudes, tableaux vivants et autres) du 18e siècle à aujourd’hui; histoire de l’imprimé, et plus particulièrement de la caricature et de la satire graphique; les questions de censure, d’autocensure, du pouvoir de la caricature et des limites du caricaturable.

COPPINS Abigail

Historian, archaeologist and curator

University of Warwick, School of Modern Languages and Culture (French)

Research expertise

The social history of prisoners of war in Britain, France and the Caribbean during the long eighteenth century

COSSIC Annick

Professor Emerita, Eighteenth-century British Literature and Civilisation.

Université de Bretagne Occidentale, Brest.

Research expertise

Enlightenment; eighteenth-century satire; spa culture; Bath; history of medicine; sociability.

COWAN Brian

Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair in Early Modern British History.

McGill University.

Research expertise

History of early modern Britain and Europe.

D'ASCENZO Federica

Professeure en littérature française

Università degli Studi "G. d'Annunzio" Chieti-Pescara

Research expertise

Littérature française des XVIIIe et XIXe siècles

DACHEZ Hélène

Professeure de littérature britannique.

Université de Toulouse-Jean Jaurès

Research expertise

Roman anglais au XVIIIe siècle; roman épistolaire; épistolarité; écriture du corps; liens entre écriture romanesque et médecine; histoire des idées au XVIIIème siècle; histoire des idées médicales.

DAUPHIN Caroline

Doctor in British Literature

Sorbonne Université

Research expertise

British Romanticism; science & poetry; poetry of William Blake and Erasmus Darwin,

DAVISON Kate

Lecturer in Long Eighteenth-Century History

Department of History, the University of Sheffield

Research expertise

The history of humour and laughter; histories of print culture; sociability, gender, race and public politics; the ‘civilising process’ and rise of politeness; the development of a ‘public sphere’ of sociability and political debate; the figure of Edward ‘Ned’ Ward (1666-1731); women and intoxicants.

DIANA Elvira

Associate Professor of Arabic Language and Literature

Università degli Studi  “Gabriele d’Annunzio” Chieti-Pescara

Research expertise

Arabic literary production from the nineteenth century to present.

DILLE Catherine

Associate Professor

History Department at Richmond American International University in London.

Research expertise

Women’s travel writing and lexicography in the eighteenth century; the history of education in Britain between 1700 and 1850; schoolboy culture and family history in the early modern period.

DOMINGUEZ-RUE Emma

Lecturer and Serra-Hunter Fellow

Department of English, University of Lleida (Catalonia)

Research expertise

Ageing studies; narratives of disease; contemporary detective fiction; Victorian and Gothic fiction under a feminist perspective.