Forthcoming Articles

Explore ORE of Literature articles in progress, organized by subfield (note that articles may appear under more than one category). Projected publication dates are provided for articles in production. When available, linked titles will take you to an advance summary of the article.

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19th Century (1800-1900)

Heroism and the Provincial Novel (Philip Chadwick), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Irony (Claire Colebrook), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Victorianism and Contemporary Literature (Molly Clark Hillard), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Rhythm (Laura Marcus), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Print Culture and Literature in Nineteenth-Century Brazil (Ana Utsch), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Close Reading (Mark Byron), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Textual Studies (Mark Byron), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Epic (Herbert Tucker), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

20th and 21st Century (1900-present)

Pidgin Poetics in Oceania (Steven Winduo), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Celebrity (Lorraine York), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Midrash (Carol Bakhos), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Politics and Book Publishing in Argentina (Ezequiel Saferstein), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Victorianism and Contemporary Literature (Molly Clark Hillard), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Digital Textuality (John Lavagnino), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Reception Theory, Reception History, Reception Studies (Ika Willis), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Rhythm (Laura Marcus), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Close Reading (Mark Byron), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Daemonic (Angus Nicholls), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Textual Studies (Mark Byron), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Epic (Herbert Tucker), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

African Literatures

Commissioning in progress

Ancient Literatures (before 500)

Midrash (Carol Bakhos), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
The Index in the Premodern and Modern World (Kyle Conrau-Lewis), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Rhythm (Laura Marcus), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Romance (Cyrus Mulready), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Close Reading (Mark Byron), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Daemonic (Angus Nicholls), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Textual Studies (Mark Byron), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Asian Literatures

Commissioning in progress

British and Irish Literatures

Irony (Claire Colebrook), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Close Reading (Mark Byron), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Daemonic (Angus Nicholls), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Textual Studies (Mark Byron), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Early Modern Literature and Food in Britain (Joan Fitzpatrick), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2020

Children’s Literature

Commissioning in progress

Cultural Studies

Race and Ethnicity (Amritjit Singh, Aaron Babcock), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Midrash (Carol Bakhos), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Trauma and Memory Studies (Karyn Ball), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Reception Theory, Reception History, Reception Studies (Ika Willis), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Trans (Quinn Eades), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Thing (Woosung Kang), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Enlightenment and Early Modern (1600-1800)

The Index in the Premodern and Modern World (Kyle Conrau-Lewis), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Rhythm (Laura Marcus), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Digital Humanities (Simon Burrows, Michael Falk), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Epic (Herbert Tucker), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Early Modern Literature and Food in Britain (Joan Fitzpatrick), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2020

Fiction

Heroism and the Provincial Novel (Philip Chadwick), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Irony (Claire Colebrook), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Romance (Cyrus Mulready), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Daemonic (Angus Nicholls), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Film, TV, and Media

Digital Textuality (John Lavagnino), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020

Latin American and Caribbean Literatures

Politics and Book Publishing in Argentina (Ezequiel Saferstein), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Print Culture and Literature in Nineteenth-Century Brazil (Ana Utsch), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Literary Theory

Allegory (Jonathan Morton), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
American Surrealism (Andrew Joron), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Race and Ethnicity (Amritjit Singh, Aaron Babcock), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Sympathy and Empathy (Rae Greiner), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Feminist Theory (Pelagia Goulimari), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Celebrity (Lorraine York), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Midrash (Carol Bakhos), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Anonymity (Robert J. Griffin), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Trauma and Memory Studies (Karyn Ball), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Authorship (John Frow), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Class (Benjamin Balthaser), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Irony (Claire Colebrook), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Rhizome (Claire Colebrook), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Digital Textuality (John Lavagnino), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Reception Theory, Reception History, Reception Studies (Ika Willis), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Heteroglossia (Ken Hirschkop), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Rhythm (Laura Marcus), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Trans (Quinn Eades), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
American Sophistication (Ross Posnock), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Romance (Cyrus Mulready), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Digital Humanities (Simon Burrows, Michael Falk), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Thing (Woosung Kang), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Close Reading (Mark Byron), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Daemonic (Angus Nicholls), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Textual Studies (Mark Byron), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Epic (Herbert Tucker), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Ethology: The Narrative Turn (Dominique Lestel), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2020

Middle Ages and Renaissance (500-1600)

The Index in the Premodern and Modern World (Kyle Conrau-Lewis), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
The Eddas and Sagas of Iceland (Gísli Sigurðsson), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Rhythm (Laura Marcus), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Romance (Cyrus Mulready), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Epic (Herbert Tucker), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Early Modern Literature and Food in Britain (Joan Fitzpatrick), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2020

Non-Fiction and Life Writing

Politics and Book Publishing in Argentina (Ezequiel Saferstein), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Trans (Quinn Eades), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020

North American Literatures

Race and Ethnicity (Amritjit Singh, Aaron Babcock), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Leo Tolstoy and US Utopian Literature (Galina Alekseeva), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020

Oceanic Literatures

Pidgin Poetics in Oceania (Steven Winduo), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020

Poetry

The Eddas and Sagas of Iceland (Gísli Sigurðsson), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Epic (Herbert Tucker), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Early Modern Literature and Food in Britain (Joan Fitzpatrick), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2020

Print Culture and Digital Humanities

Reception Theory, Reception History, Reception Studies (Ika Willis), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Heteroglossia (Ken Hirschkop), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
American Sophistication (Ross Posnock), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Digital Humanities (Simon Burrows, Michael Falk), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Print Culture and Literature in Nineteenth-Century Brazil (Ana Utsch), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Close Reading (Mark Byron), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021
Textual Studies (Mark Byron), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021

Slavic and Eastern European Literatures

History of Publishing in Lithuania (Aušra Navickienė, Alma Braziūnienė, Rima Cicėnienė, Domas Kaunas, Remigijus Misiūnas, Tomas Petreikis), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020

Theater and Drama

Early Modern Literature and Food in Britain (Joan Fitzpatrick), forthcoming Oct-Dec 2020

West Asian Literatures, including Middle East

Commissioning in progress

Western European Literatures

Allegory (Jonathan Morton), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
The Index in the Premodern and Modern World (Kyle Conrau-Lewis), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
The Eddas and Sagas of Iceland (Gísli Sigurðsson), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Digital Humanities (Simon Burrows, Michael Falk), forthcoming Oct–Dec 2020
Daemonic (Angus Nicholls), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2021