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Hilary Havens

Course Lecturer
McLennan Library M5-17B
Email Address: 
hilary [dot] havens [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca
Degrees and Academic Title(s): 

B.A. (Harvard University)
M.St. (Oxford University)
Ph.D. (McGill University)

General Research Areas: 
Eighteenth Century
Selected Publications : 

“Patronage in the Novels and Letters of Charlotte Lennox,” The Eighteenth-Century Novel 9 (2012-13): 51-73, forthcoming.

“Revising the ‘prose Epic’: Frances Burney’s Camilla,” The Age of Johnson 22 (2012): 299-320.

“Frances Burney,” co-authored with Peter Sabor, in Oxford Bibliographies in British and Irish Literature, ed. Andrew Hadfield (New York: Oxford University Press, 2012).

“Nothing can come of nothing’: Systems of Exchange in Tate’s King Lear,” Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Theatre Research 26.1-2 (2011): 23-39.

Current Research: 

The long eighteenth century (1660-1830), textual revision and bibliography, women writers, didacticism in the novel, eighteenth-century "cougars"