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Katey Castellano  

Office: Keezell 415
Phone: 540-568-3753
Email: castelkm@jmu.edu
Office Hours: MW 12:30-2pm

Courses: Spring 2014
Eng 325: Romantic Literature

Romantic Literature, Environmental Literatures, Moral and Political Philosophy,
          Critical Theory

Ph.D., English, Duke University, 2006. Dissertation: “Rage for Order: British
          Conservatism and Romantic Revolutionary Aesthetics” 
M.A., English, Bucknell University, 2001. Thesis: "Mourning and Melancholy in
          Poetic Representations of 20th Century Trauma"
B.A., summa cum laude, English, Lebanon Valley College of Pennsylvania, 1999

The Ecology of British Romantic Conservatism, 1790-1837. Palgrave Series on the
          Enlightenment, Romanticism, and Cultures of Print. Palgrave Macmillan,
          forthcoming October 2013.

“Romantic Conservatism in Burke, Wordsworth, and Wendell Berry.” SubStance: A
          Review of Theory and Literary Criticism.
#125, 40.2 (2011): 73-91.

 “Why linger at the yawning tomb so long?: The Ethics of Negative Capability in
          Keats’s Isabella and Hyperion.” Partial Answers: Journal of Literature and the
          History of Ideas.
8.1 (January 2010): 23-38.

“Feminism to Ecofeminism: The Legacy of Gilbert and Gubar’s Readings of Mary
          Shelley’s Frankenstein and The Last Man.”  The Madwoman in the Attic After
          Thirty Years
. Ed. Annette Federico. University of Missouri Press, 2009. 76-93.

“Burke’s Revolutionary Book’: Conservative Politics and Revolutionary Aesthetics in
          the Reflections.” Romanticism on the Net. 45, Feb 2007.        

“‘The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom’: Alternative Economies of Excess
          in Blake’s Continental Prophecies.” Papers on Language and Literature.
          42.1 (February 2006) 3-24.

“T.S. Eliot’s Ash-Wednesday.”  Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth
Chris Haralson, Editor. Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 2001.

 “Anthony Hecht.”  Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century. Ibid.

 “Anne Waldman.”  Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century.  Ibid.

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