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Loyola University Chicago

Department of English


Steven Jones

Title/s: Professor
Co-Director, Center for Textual Studies and Digital Humanities

Specialty Area: Romantic-period literature and culture, textual studies and digital humanities

Office #: Crown Center 421

Phone: 82792

E-mail: sjones1@luc.edu

External Webpage: http://www.stevenejones.org/


Selected Offices Held:
Co-Director, Center for Textual Studies and Digital Humanities

Co-creator and Co-Editor, Romantic Circles [http://www.rc.umd.edu]


B.A. U. of Oklahoma (1980); Ph.D. Columbia University (1988).

Research Interests

Romantic-period literature and culture; textual studies and digital humanities

Selected Publications

Recent Publications:
Politics and Satire,” in The Oxford Handbook of Percy Bysshe Shelley. Ed., Michael O’Neill, Anthony Howe, with Madeleine Callaghan. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013, 148-62.

"The Print in Regency Print Culture," Keats-Shelley Journal 61 (2012): 75-82.

"Performing the Social Text; or, what I learned from playing Spore," Common Knowledge 17:2 (Spring 2011), 283-91.

"Second Life, Video Games, and the Social Text," PMLA 124:1 (January 2009), 264-272.

"Dickens on Lost: Text, Paratext, Fan-based Media," The Wordsworth Circle, 38.2 (Winter/Spring 2007), 71-77.

"Combinatoric Form in Romantic-Period Graphical Satire," in Romanticism and Form, ed. Alan Rawes, New York; Palgrave Masmillan, 2007, 78-94.

The Emergence of the Digital Humanities (Routledge, 2013).

Codename Revolution: The Nintendo Wii Platform. With coauthor, George K. Thiruvathukal. Platform Studies series, eds. Ian Bogost and Nick Montfort, MIT Press, 2012.

The Meaning of Video Games: Gaming and Textual Strategies. New York: Routledge, 2008.

Against Technology: From the Luddites to Neo-Luddism. New York: Routledge, 2006.

Work in Progress:
"The Emergence of the Digital Humanities," in Gold, ed., Debates in Digital Humanities (Open Access; forthcoming).

“Mocking Monuments: The Regent’s Bomb and Regency Satire” (forthcoming in an essay collection).

"Games and DH," in Screibman, Siemans, and Unsworth, eds. New Companion to Digital Humanities (forthcoming, Blackwell)


Department of English
Crown Center for the Humanities
1032 W. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60660

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