The Popular Romance Project
By Ronald Walters
Posted on April 29, 2014
The Library of Congress’ collection of ballroom dance manuals lets visitors peek back into the history of one of the most romantic of pastimes.
Topics: Beyond the Novel | Romance Scholarship
By Witzke Serena
Posted on January 9, 2014
The website Diotima introduces visitors to love, romance, and the roles of women in the ancient classical world.
Topics: Beyond the Novel
By Katie Halsey
Posted on December 24, 2013
What does it mean to be a Janeite? The Republic of Pemberley is one place to learn.
Topics: Romance Community | Romance Scholarship
By Amy Elizabeth Smith
Posted on December 17, 2013
Ever wonder what happened to the manuscripts of Jane Austen’s novels? Amy Elizabeth Smith explores their digital incarnation.
Topics: Romance Scholarship
By Jennine Hurl-Eamon
Posted on December 3, 2013
Historic court records capture the married and romantic life of the lower classes in the Proceedings of the Old Bailey.
By Katherine Morrissey
Posted on November 26, 2013
What do romance fiction and fanfiction have in common? Scholar Katherine Morrissey explore fanfiction website Archive of Our Own.
Topics: Romance Community
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.
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