West Texas A&M University
Monica Smith-Hart (Ph.D. University of Georgia) is Assistant Professor of English at West Texas A&M University, where she teaches courses in British Romanticism and Victorian Literature. She is the author of “Protest and Performance: Ann Yearsley’s Poems on Several Occasions” (The Working-Class Intellectual in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Britain, Ashgate, 2009). Her current book project centers on the ways that Victorian poets transform the Byronic hero into a potent emblem of national identity and political engagement, a figure deeply devoted to ideas of nation and home but not defined by them.
Essays in Partial Answers
Charlotte Smith’s Exilic Persona
Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2010