Jonathan D. Mulrooney


English Department
Ph.D., Boston University

Fields: British Romantic Literature; Romantic-period Theater and Public Culture; Nineteenth-Century British & American Literature; Film; Romantic Historicis

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Office Phone: 508-793-3440
Office: Fenwick 212
PO Box: 110A
Office Hours: TR 11:00am-12:15pm in person, and by appointment in person or via Zoom

Recent Courses

  • Romantic Revolutions
  • Environmental Poetics
  • Touchstones 2B: Later British and Anglophone Literature
  • John Keats
  • Tolkien

Recent Talks and Publications


Romanticism and Theatrical Experience: Kean, Hazlitt, and Keats in the Age of Theatrical News. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, forthcoming.

Edited Volume

Romantic Movements. Editor. Special issue of European Romantic Review 25.3 (June 2014). Fourteen essays from different contributors, as well as my own “Introduction: Romantic Movements.”

Articles & Book Chapters

“Keats and the End of Narrative.” Keats-Shelley Journal, accepted and currently under final revision.

“Environmental Indifference.” Integritas 8 (Fall 2017), forthcoming

 “Performance.” The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Romanticism. Frederick Burwick, Nancy Moore Goslee & Diane Hoeveler, eds. (Oxford: Blackwell, 2012): 1000-5.

“How Keats Falls.” Special 25th-Anniversary Issue “Reading Keats, Thinking Politics,” Emily Rohrbach and Emily Sun, eds. Studies in Romanticism 50.2 (Summer 2011): 251-73.

“The Sadness of Avatar.” The Wordsworth Circle 42.3 (Summer 2011): 201-4.

“Keats’s Avatar.” European Romantic Review 22.3 (June 2011) 313-21.