Anthony Pollock

Associate Professor

Research Interests

Eighteenth-century British and French literature and culture; gender studies; print culture, publics, and counterpublics; aesthetics and ethics; critical theory


Comparative Literature, Ph.D., Cornell University

Recent Publications

Pollock, A. (2011). Aesthetic Economies of Immasculation: Capitalism and Gender in Wollstonecraft's Letters from Sweden. Eighteenth Century, 52(2), 193-210.

Pollock, A. (2008). Gender and the Fictions of the Public Sphere, 1690-1755. (Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Literature). New York: Routledge Taylor & Francis Group.

Pollock, A. (2007). Formalist Cultural Criticism and the Post-Restoration Periodical. Philological Quarterly, 86(3), 227-250.

Pollock, A. (2007). Neutering Addison and Steele: Aesthetic Failure and the Spectatorial Public Sphere. ELH - English Literary History, 74(3), 707-734.

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