British Romanticism, especially the Shelleys; ecocriticism.
British Romanticism, digital scholarship, interactive technology and pedagogy, academic libraries
British Romanticism, Victorian Studies, Gender Studies, Lacanian Theory
British Romanticism; Victorian literature; working-class literatures, especially poetry and autobiography; the Gothic.
British romanticism, the Shelley circle, Jane Austen, William Blake, 18th-century literature, Victorian literature
British Romanticism, cognitive historicism, Romantic science, theories of mind and imagination, Romantic pedagogy, humanities advocacy, consilience between humanities and science
Cognitive Approaches to Literature
Contemporary British and Postcolonial Prose Fiction
The Short Story
Women’s and Gender Studies
My interests include British Romanticism, 19th c. literature, poetry, affect theory, theories of love and revolution, pedagogy, and helping students learn about themselves and the world through reading and writing.
Dr. Eric S. Hood specialize in cultural theory and British Romanticism, particularly British epic poetry in the 18th and 19th century. He is a Founding Editor at the Digital Mitford and a Core Faculty Member in the Digital Humanities at Michigan State University, where he teaches first-year writing.