Berkeley English Graduate Students

Timothy Heimlich

Timothy Heimlich

2018-2019 Starkey Fellow

331 Wheeler
Office Hours: 1:30-3:30 Tuesdays and by appointment
theimlich@berkeley.edu


Selected Publications and Papers Delivered

Selected Publications

"Repetition and Melancholia in John Clare's 'Remembrances' (1832)," John Clare Society Journal 38 (forthcoming Summer 2019).

"'We wed not with the stranger': Disjunctive Histories, Fluid Geographies, and Contested Nationalities in Romantic Fictions of Wales," Studies in Romanticism 55.2 (Summer 2016), 211-237.

"'Mass of Ruin': Deconstructing Empiricism in Charlotte Smith's Beachy Head," in Stefanie Fricke, Felicitas Meifert-Menhard, and Katharina Pink, eds., Romanticism and Knowledge: Selected Papers from the Munich Joint Conference of the German Society for English Romanticism and the North American Society for the Study of Romanticism (Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2015), 177-188.

 

Papers Delivered

"Reading Romantic Common Places." Modern Language Association Annual Conference 2019: Textual Transactions. Chicago, Illinois. January 3-6, 2019.

"Reading Scotland: Place as Text in Walter Scott's Romances." Modern Language Association Annual Conference 2019: Textual Transactions. Chicago, Illinois. January 3-6, 2019.

"'Facts are stubborn things': Reception Theory in the Forgeries of Iolo Morganwg." Modern Language Association Annual Conference 2018: #States of Insecurity. New York, New York. January 4-7, 2018.

"'Like a ruin of the past all alone': Encountering History in John Clare's 'Remembrances.'" Modern Language Association Annual Conference 2018: #States of Insecurity. New York, New York. January 4-7, 2018.

"The Pirate and 'the Bucanier': Walter Scott, Piracy, and the Caribbean." 2nd World Congress of Scottish Literatures/Eighteenth Century Scottish Studies Society Conference: Dialogues and Diasporas. Vancouver, British Columbia. June 21-25, 2017.

"Scott's Radical Antiquarianism." NASSR Annual Conference: Romanticism and Its Discontents. Berkeley, California.  August 11-14, 2016.

"Wordsworth, Scott, and Romanticism's Aesthetics of the Remnant." NASSR Annual Conference: Romanticism and Rights. Winnipeg, Manitoba. August 13-16, 2015.

"'Mass of Ruin': Knowledge and Identity Construction in Charlotte Smith's Beachy Head." GER/NASSR Joint Conference: Romanticism and Knowledge. Munich, Germany. October 10-13, 2013.


Recent English Courses Taught