The Popular Romance Project
By Kristin Lehner
Posted on November 30, 2012
What romance novels from the past have you read? The Victorian Women Writers Project makes available many sentimental works.
Topics: Romance Scholarship
By Ann Herendeen
Posted on November 29, 2012
Would the actual Regency allow the polyamorous and queer happy endings she imagines? asks author Ann Herendeen.
Topics: Beyond the Novel
By K.A. Mitchell
Posted on November 27, 2012
What does the public expect a romance writer to look like? K.A. Mitchell isn’t sure, but she’s not it.
Topics: Writing Romance
By Isobel Carr
Posted on November 20, 2012
Author Isobel Carr recommends resources for writing Regency romance.
By Jonathan Allan
Posted on November 19, 2012
Once upon a time, every romance heroine was a virgin. Now virgin heroines are on the downswing as virgin heroes are on the upswing.
With Steven Axelrod
Posted on November 13, 2012
Agent Steven Axelrod has worked with romance authors for more than 30 years–time to see many changes.
Topics: Selling Romance | Writing Romance
As the title of this post probably tells you, I’m a librarian for my day job. I don’t normally wear my hair in a bun, but I do sport a pair of glasses and have been known to shush people while at the reference…
By Jodi McAllister
Posted on November 8, 2012
Where does Fifty Shades of Grey fit, generically? Is it erotica? Romance? Scholar Jodi McAlister on genre boundaries.
Topics: Romance Community
By Kate Pearce
Posted on November 6, 2012
Historical romances are backed by hours of research. Author Kate Pearce shares her favorite reference books.
By Conseula Francis
Posted on November 1, 2012
What does positive media coverage of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle’s marriage mean for black Americans?
Topics: Beyond the Novel | Romance Scholarship
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