Department of English
West Chester University
Eleanor F. Shevlin
- Professor of English
Ph.D., University of Maryland
- Research Interests
British literature and culture in the 18th century, history of the book/print culture studies, postcolonial fiction, genre theory, the "novel," fiction and law, technology and digital culture, and the institutional history of English as a discipline
- Recent Publications
Shevlin, Eleanor, ed. and intro., History of the Book in the West: A Library of Critical Essays, Vol. 3, 1700-1800. Aldershot, Hampshire: Ashgate, 2010.
- Shevlin, Eleanor. "Exploring Context and Canonicity: Lessons from the ECCO and EEBO Databases," The Eighteenth-Century Intelligencer, n.s. 23.3 (Fall/Winter 2009): 4-13.
- Shevlin, Eleanor. “The Warwick Lane Network and the Refashioning of ‘Atalantis’ as a Titular Keyword: Print and Politics in the Age of Queen Anne.” Producing the Eighteenth-Century Book: Writers and Publishers in England, 1650-1800. Eds. Pat Roger and Laura Runge, (solicited chapter), Newark: University of Delaware Press, 2009, pp. 163-92.
- Shevlin, Eleanor (with Sabrina Alcorn Baron and Eric Lindquist) eds., Agent of Change: Print Culture Studies after Elizabeth L. Eisenstein. Amherst, MA & Washington, DC: University of Massachusetts Press and the Center for the Book at the Library of Congress, 2007.
- Selected Publications
Selected Grants and Fellowships