Stuart Curran

Stuart Curran received his BA and MA from the University of Michigan and his PhD from Harvard. Before coming to Penn he taught at Wisconsin and John Hopkins. He has held fellowships from the Huntington Library, the NEH, and the Guggenheim Foundation. Author of two critical studies of Shelley, as well as the standard bibliography on the poet, he was also for many years the editor of the Keats-Shelley Journal.  He now serves as President of the Keats-Shelley Association of America.   He has written a history of Romanticism, Poetic Form and British Romanticism  has edited the Cambridge Companion to British Romanticism, which is currently being revised.  He served for many years as section editor (1740-1830) for The Brown University Women Writers Project text base and publications, of which his edition of The Poems of Charlotte Smith (Oxford University Press, 1993) was an early result; is preparing a  hypertext edition of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein for internet distribution; and is writing widely on women poets during the Romantic period.  His 14-volume edition of The Works of Charlotte Smith has just appeared from Pickering & Chatto; and he is also editing 4 volumes of the Johns Hopkins Univ. Press edition of Shelley, in progress. A member of the Graduate Program in Comparative Literature and Literary Theory.

View Professor Curran's homepage at: http://www.english.upenn.edu/~curran/home.html

last updated 2013/03/12

Awards

2004 The Provost's Award for Outstanding Mentorship of Ph.D. Students
2008 The David Delaura Teaching Award, Sponsored by the English Undergraduate Advisory Board

Courses Taught

Spring 2008

Fall 2007

English
050.001
English
269.301

Spring 2007

English
269.301

Fall 2006

English
050.001

Spring 2006

English
269.301
English
750.301

Spring 2005

English
238.301

Fall 2004

English
050.001

Spring 2004

English
038.001
English
270.301

Fall 2003

English
050.001
English
551.301

Spring 2003

English
270.301

Fall 2002

English
050.001
English
600.301

Spring 2002

English
270.301
English
552.301

Fall 2001

English
050.001

Spring 2000

English
270.301
English
750.401

Fall 1999

English
050.001
English
600.301

Spring 1999

English
205.401
English
505.401

Spring 1998

English
050.001
English
551.301

Spring 1997

English
202.302
English
552.301

Fall 1996

English
202.302
English
205.401
English
250.301

Fall 1995

English
205.401
English
505.401

Spring 1995

Fall 1994

English
050.001

Webmaster/Contact: help@english.upenn.edu