Author Biography

Judith Dorn teaches Eighteenth-Century Literature and Critical Theory as Professor of English at St. Cloud State University in Minnesota. Her book project on English and French “secret histories,” which has yielded articles on Ann Yearsley’s historical novel The Royal Captives and Charlotte Lennox’s periodical The Lady’s Museum, explores the emergence in print culture of distinctions among history, belles lettres, and other disciplines in the humanities.


Review of Teresa Barnard, ed. British Women and the Intellectual World in the Long Eighteenth Century.


review, intellectual, eighteenth century, context, women writers, influence