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Talk looks at sexuality and sensibility in British literature

Jan. 22, 2008

KALAMAZOO--Dr. Christopher C. Nagle, associate professor of English at Western Michigan University, will discuss "Sexuality and the Culture of Sensibility in the British Romantic Era" and his new book by the same name in a free, public talk at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, on the 10th floor of Sprau Tower. A reception follows.

Nagle teaches courses in literary theory, romanticism, and British and Irish literature. His current work includes a book-length study of Anglo-Irish romantic women writers. He joined the WMU faculty in 2001.

Nagle's "Sexuality and the Culture of Sensibility in the British Romantic Era," published by Palgrave Macmillan in November 2007, ISBN-13: 9781403984357, 240 pages, is available from Amazon.com, BarnesandNoble.com and other major booksellers. The list price is $74.95.

Media contact: Thom Myers, (269) 387-8400, thom.myers@wmich.edu

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