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Maximiliaan van Woudenberg

College Professor of English and Communications
SIT (Sheridan Institute of Technology)

Maximiliaan van Woudenberg is a College Professor of English and Communications in the Faculty of Humanities at SIT (Sheridan Institute of Technology). His research interests include Romantic and Victorian literature, book history, and print and digital culture.

Biography

Maximilaan van Woudenberg is a College Professor of English and Communications in the Faculty of Humanities at SIT (Sheridan Institute of Technology) in Canada. He has published on book history, print and material culture, digital humanities, and such Romantic figures as Austen, Byron, Coleridge, and Mary Shelley. Along with Dr. Anthony Mandal, he is an editor of the online journal Romantic Textualities: Literature and Print Culture, 1780-1840. His monograph on Coleridge’s activities at the University of Göttingen is published by Routledge.  

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Romantic and Victorian Literature
    Book History
    Print and Digital Culture

Personal Interests

    Arsenal | Bokkerijders | Dutch Resistance Networks | Hiking | Toronto Maple Leafs |

Websites

Books

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Articles

Handbook of British Romanticism

Thomas Lovell Beddoes. Death’s Jest-Book


Published: Jul 09, 2017 by Handbook of British Romanticism
Authors: Maximiliaan van Woudenberg
Subjects: Literature

A look at Thomas Lovell Beddoes's masterpiece, Death's Jest-Book.

The Library

The Göttingen Library Borrowings of English Matriculants, 1798–1801


Published: Sep 20, 2016 by The Library
Authors: Maximiliaan van Woudenberg
Subjects: History, Literature

This article presents an account of the Göttingen library in 1799 and investigates the borrowing habits and reading history of this group of English students. The appendix lists 195 entries reconstructing the individual books borrowed by the English circle providing insight into the intellectual pursuits of Englishmen studying in Germany.

Romanticism and Knowledge

The University of Göttingen and Anglo-German Interchange


Published: Jul 14, 2015 by Romanticism and Knowledge
Authors: Maximiliaan van Woudenberg
Subjects: History, Literature

This article looks at the University of Göttingen as a site of intellectual exchange in the eighteenth century.

Romanticism

The Variants and Transformations of Fantasmagoriana: Tracing a Travelling Text


Published: Oct 14, 2014 by Romanticism
Authors: Maximiliaan van Woudenberg
Subjects: Literature

This article examines the German ghost stories that inspired Mary Shelley to write her masterpiece, Frankenstein.

Notes and Queries

Coleridge and Kurrentschrift


Published: Jan 20, 2014 by Notes and Queries
Authors: Maximiliaan van Woudenberg
Subjects: Literature

Coleridge and Kurrentschrift

ANQ: A Quarterly Journal of Short Articles, Notes and Reviews

Coleridge's Copy of Gespensterbuch


Published: Nov 20, 2013 by ANQ: A Quarterly Journal of Short Articles, Notes and Reviews
Authors: Maximiliaan van Woudenberg
Subjects: Literature

Coleridge's owned a copy of Gespensterbuch, the collection of German ghost stories that in its French translation as Fantasmagoriana would inspire the writing of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. This article examines some details about Coleridge's copy of this interesting book.

ANQ: A Quarterly Journal of Short Articles, Notes and Reviews

Where Did Coleridge Live in Göttingen?


Published: Mar 18, 2013 by ANQ: A Quarterly Journal of Short Articles, Notes and Reviews
Authors: Maximiliaan van Woudenberg
Subjects: Literature

While studying at Göttingen, Coleridge moved several times. Interestingly, Coleridge never lived in the house marked today with a plaque in commemoration of his stay at the university. This articles examines where Coleridge lived in Göttingen during his German tour in 1799.

Notes and Queries

Coleridge and the ‘Other’ Englishmen at Göttingen in February 1799


Published: Jul 10, 2012 by Notes and Queries
Authors: Maximiliaan van Woudenberg
Subjects: Literature

This article examines the Englishmen at Göttingen University in 1799.

Romantic Textualities: Literature and Print Culture

Remediating Byron Textual Information Overload during Byron’s 1816 Travels


Published: Jul 14, 2008 by Romantic Textualities: Literature and Print Culture
Authors: Maximiliaan van Woudenberg
Subjects: Literature

This article examines Byron's encounter with textual information overload in the Summer of 1816.

Reception of Jane Austen in Europe

Going Dutch: The Reception of Jane Austen in the Low Countries


Published: Aug 14, 2007 by Reception of Jane Austen in Europe
Authors: Maximiliaan van Woudenberg
Subjects: Literature

The reception of Jane Austen in the Netherlands.

Variants: The Journal of the European Society for Textual Scholarship

Coleridge’s Göttingen Reading Notes


Published: Jan 14, 2004 by Variants: The Journal of the European Society for Textual Scholarship
Authors: Maximiliaan van Woudenberg
Subjects: Literature

A look at Coleridge's reading notes.

The Coleridge Bulletin

Coleridge’s German Literary Studies at Göttingen in 1799


Published: May 14, 2003 by The Coleridge Bulletin
Authors: Maximiliaan van Woudenberg
Subjects: Literature

A closer look at Coleridge's Library Borrowings at Göttingen in 1799.