Areas of Focus
Nineteenth-Century British Literature, Victorian Studies, Empire, Genre Theory/Novel Theory, Romanticism, Melodrama
Jacob Romanow specializes in nineteenth-century British and imperial literature. His research explores questions of narrative form, privacy, epistemology, genre, and literary history. He has published or is forthcoming in ELH, Victorian Literature and Culture, Essays in Romanticism, Global Nineteenth-Century Studies, The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Victorian Women’s Writing, Politics/Letters, and elsewhere.