European Romantic Review Best Article Prize

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European Romantic Review Best Article Prize

European Romantic Review

About the prize

In 2004, NASSR and European Romantic Review instituted an annual prize for the best essay published in European Romantic Review. Each competition considers all of the essays published in that year's volume of European Romantic Review. You can browse the winning articles below.

Year Author(s) Article Volume Issue
2020 Claire Connolly (University College Cork, Ireland) The Secret of Castle Rackrent 31 6
2019 Neşe Devenot (Cape Western Reserve University, USA) Medical Ecstasies: Chemical Synthesis and Self-Experimentation in Romantic Science and Poetry 30 1
2018 Daisy Hay (University of Exeter, UK) Wanderers Without a Home”: Houses and Houselessness in the Johnson Circle 29 5
2017 Kandice Sharren (Simon Fraser University, Canada) The Texture of Sympathy: Narrating Sympathetic Failure in Frances Burney’s Camilla and The Wanderer 28 6
2016 Noah Comet (US Naval Academy, Maryland, USA) Wild Childe: Byron and the Yellowstone Frontier 27 6
2015 Lisa Ann Robertson (University of Alberta, Canada) “Swallowed Up In Impression”: Humphry Davy's Materialist Theory of Embodied Transcendence and William Wordsworth's “Tintern Abbey” 26 5
2014 Mary Ellen Bellanca (University of South Carolina at Sumter, USA) After-Life-Writing: Dorothy Wordsworth's Journals in the Memoirs of William Wordsworth 25 2
2013 Kate Flint (University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA) More rapid than the lightning's flash”: Photography, Suddenness, and the Afterlife of Romantic Illumination 24 3
2012 Karen Junod (University of Fibourg, Switzerland) Crabb Robinson, Blake, and Perthes's Vaterländisches Museum (1810–1811) 23 4
2011 Nathaniel Leach (Cape Breton University, Canada) The Shame of the Nation: Performing History in Schiller, Manzoni and Byron 22 2
2010 Hadley J. Mozer (Flagler College, St. Augustine, USA) “Ozymandias,” or De Casibus Lord Byron: Literary Celebrity on the Rocks 21 6
2009 Julia V. Douthwaite and Daniel Richter (both at University of Notre Dame, USA) The Frankenstein of the French Revolution: Nogaret’s automaton tale of 1790 20 3
2008 Robyn L. Schiffman (Fairleigh Dickinson University, USA) Werther and the epistolary novel 19 4
2007 Alex J. Dick (University of British Columbia, Canada) “The Ghost of Gold”: Forgery Trials and the Standard of Value in Shelley’s The Mask of Anarchy 18 3
2006 Stephen Cheeke (University of Bristol, UK) “What So Many Have Told, Who Would Tell Again?”: Romanticism and the Commonplaces of Rome 17 5
2005 Tilar J. Mazzeo (Colby College, ME, USA) The impossibility of being Anglo‐American: the rhetoric of emigration and transatlanticism in British Romantic culture, 1791–1833 16 1
2004 Charles J. Rzepka (Boston University, USA) Sacrificial Sites, Place-Keeping, and ‘Pre-History’ in Wordsworth’s ‘Michael’ 15 2

The North American Society for the Study of Romanticism (NASSR)