Liberlit 2019

Liberlit Conference is coming up this Saturday, June 1. I am participating a panel entitled "Teaching the long 18th Century" at 2:40 pm....

Reviewing Theatre: The Case of Hamlet

Thank you all for coming to Dr. Sarah Olive's talk "Reviewing Theatre: The Case of Hamlet" yesterday. Many people showed up in the...

British Romanticism in Asia

I am pleased to announce Dr. Laurence Williams (Sophia University) and my new co-edited collection, British Romanticism in Asia: The...

Gothic in Japan Symposium

Thanks to the great speakers and participants, Gothic in Japan symposium went great at Nagoya University.  I am grateful that the...

Gothic in Japan

A monster created by a scientist wreaks destruction.  A black cat exacts revenge for a forgotten murder.  A curse is cast on...

Invited lectures at Nihon University

I am invited to give two special lectures "Why read annotation?" and "What can British cinema teach us about the country’s political and...