Contributors

PHILP Mark

Professor, History and Politics.

University of Warwick.

Research expertise

Political theory and political sociology; political corruption and public life; history of political thought and British history at the time of the French Revolution.

POURCHASSE Pierrick

Professeur émérite d'histoire moderne

Université de Bretagne Occidentale, CRBC.

Research expertise

Le commerce maritime à l'époque moderne; l'histoire économique de la Scandinavie; les réseaux négociants européens.

PULLIN Naomi

Assistant Professor in Early Modern British History.

Department of History, University of Warwick.

Research expertise

The early modern British Atlantic, with particular interests in the gender, religious and political history of Britain and its North American colonies; the relationship between sociability and solitude in early modern Britain and how gender determined ideas and experiences of solitude in seventeenth-and eighteenth-century Britain; the concept of enmity in the early modern British Atlantic and  the experience of female enmity in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Britain and North America.

RENUCCI Léa

Docteure.

EHESS (École des hautes études en sciences sociales)-Université de Vérone.

Research expertise

L'Arcadie au XVIIIe siècle, sociabilités épistolaires, réseaux académiques, académies littéraires.

RETFORD Kate

Professor

Birkbeck, University of London. Department of History of Art.

Research expertise

Eighteenth-century British portraiture; the domestic sphere; the British country house; gender in the eighteenth century; display of art collections; the use of visual evidence in history and issues of interdisciplinarity.

RITCHIE Leslie

Professor in British studies

Department of English, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada

Research expertise

British literature of the Restoration & eighteenth century; eighteenth-century British newspapers & journalism history; music, popular prints & other performance-related ephemera; David Garrick & London theatre

RODOVA Diana

PhD candidate in comparative literature

Department of French Studies, University of Western Brittany (UBO)

Research expertise

General and comparative literature; travel writing; gender studies; literary writing of history and sociability from the French revolution to 1914.

RUIMI Jennifer

Docteure, Maîtresse de conférences, chercheuse FNS senior.

Université de Lausanne

Research expertise

Le théâtre du XVIIIe siècle, en particulier les théâtres de société dans leurs rapports avec les théâtres privilégiés dans une perspective historique et esthétique; Voltaire dramaturge; Voltaire acteur; les rapports entre littérature et société au XVIIIe siècle; littérature et savoirs médicaux; représentations du corps.

SAINTES Laetitia

Postdoctoral researcher in French Literature
  Department of Humanities, Université de Luxembourg
   

 

Research expertise

Polemical literature in the 19th c.;  authorship in pamphlets; Germaine de Staël, Benjamin Constant, Chateaubriand ...

SASSO Eleonora

Associate professor

University of Chieti-Pescara. Department of Language, Literature and Modern Culture.

Research expertise

British literature and culture; Orientalism; the Pre-Raphaelites; cognitive linguistics; audio-visual translation; Women writers; Canadian studies.

SCHANG Marie-Cécile

Maîtresse de conférences en littérature française du XVIIIe siècle

Université de Bretagne-Sud

Research expertise

Théâtre et opéra-comique au XVIIIe siècle; les liens entre théâtre et musique; le lyrisme; le Kitsch. 
 

SCHMID Susanne

Privatdozentin

Freie Universität Berlin, Institut für Englische Philologie Department Studies.

Research expertise

English; history of sociability; British salons; English romanticism; history of drinking.