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.


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.

DOMSCH Sebastian

Professor in British studies

Department of English and North American studies, University of Greifswald

Research expertise

Contemporary literature; literary criticism (theory, practice, history); eighteenth century; culture, narration, and authority; romanticism; computer game narratology; graphic novels


Head of International Cooperation, Research engineer.

CNRS (TGIR Huma-Num).

Research expertise

Social sciences and humanities; French literature; blockchain technologies and usages; cultural and societal practices; Open Science; digital environment; epistemology of Digital Humanities; outreach and advocacy; citizen science.


Doctoral Student

Université Paris Cité, laboratoire LARCA

Research expertise

English romanticism; poetry; William Wordsworth


Maître de conférences en civilisation britannique.

Université Bordeaux-Montaigne, Langues, Littératures et Civilisations.

Research expertise

Discours politique dans la Grande-Bretagne du long XVIIIe siècle; identité nationale; sociabilité.


Lecturer, Department of French and Italian

Stanford University, California

Research expertise

Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century French Literature; Cultural History; Epistolary Practices; Digital Humanities; Media History

ELLIS Markman

Professor of Eighteenth-Century Studies.

Queen Mary, University of London.

Research expertise

Eighteenth-century literature and culture; eighteenth-century London and literature; science; criticism and intellectual culture in the eighteenth century; sensibility and women's writing in the eighteenth century; slavery and empire in eighteenth-century culture.


Senior lecturer in British literature

University of Caen

Research expertise

Poetry of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries; John Keats and British romanticism; British novel; letter-writing


Assistant Professor of Dance

Kent State University

Research expertise

Ballet, choreography and performance in the nineteenth century; questions of ownership, memory, and transference within and through the body.