Eleanor Courtemanche

19952016
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Personal profile

Research Interests

  • Economic and political approaches to Victorian fiction
  • History of economic theory in Europe and America; utopian novels
  • History of urban planning; narrative theory; irony and comedy
  • An affiliate of the Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory, the Program in Comparative and World Literature, and the Department of German.
  • An affiliate of the Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory, the Program in Comparative and World Literature, and the Department of German. Blog posts are cross-posted at arcade.stanford.edu.

Teaching

Grad Courses: "The Industrial Novel and the Rise of Cultural Studies (2006), "Sexuality and Empire in the Fin de Siècle" (2009), "Victorian Socialisms" (2011), "Machine Dreams: Victorian Utopias" (2012), "The Best Recent Criticism of Victorian Novels" (2015), "Victorian Political Radicalism" (2017). Selected Undergrad Courses: "Dickens and the Victorian City," "Pulp Fictions of the 1890s," "Tales of Economic Disaster."

Education

  • PhD (Comparative Literature): Cornell 1998.
  • BA: Yale 1990.

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Research Output 1995 2016

Fabian Society

Courtemanche, E., 2015, The Encyclopedia of Victorian Literature. Felluga, D. F. (ed.). Wiley-Blackwell

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Socialist
Labor
Public Lectures
George Bernard Shaw
Tactics

Going to Playland?

Courtemanche, E., Apr 15 2015

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

Review: P. Sloterdijk's In the World Interior of Capital: For a Philosophical Theory of Globalization

Courtemanche, E., May 2015, In : German Studies Review. 38, 2, p. 476-478

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review