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Department of English ESQ


ESQ is devoted to the study of nineteenth-century American literature. We invite submission of original articles, welcome work grounded in a wide range of theoretical and critical perspectives, and encourage inquiries proposing submissions and projects. Please contact us with comments and queries.

Current Issue:

Special Issue: “Dickinson’s Environments”

Dickinson in the Anthropocene

Cody Marrs

Ancient Brooch and Loaded Gun: Dickinson’s Lively Objects

Michelle Kohler

Seeing Changes: Emily Dickinson’s Vibrant Regionalism

John Funchion

“A Dimple in the Tomb”: Cuteness in Emily Dickinson

Angela Sorby

Emily Dickinson Now: Environments, Ecologies, Politics (Commentary)

Christine Gerhardt