Loyola University Chicago

Department of English


Jasper (Jack) Cragwall

Title/s:  Associate Professor
Undergraduate Programs Director

Specialty Area: Romantic culture; religious and social histories of the long eighteenth century

Office #:  Crown Center 449

Phone: 82259



B.A., Carleton College (2000)

M.A. and Ph.D., Princeton University (2007)

Research Interests

Romantic culture, especially "vulgar" and "disreputable" romanticisms; religious and social histories of the long eighteenth century.

Selected Publications

Book. Lake Methodism: Polite Literature and Popular Religion in England, 1780-1830. The Ohio State University Press, 2013.

Article: "Religious Prose," in The Encyclopedia of Romantic Literature. Edited by Frederick Burwick. Blackwell, 2011.

"Wordsworth and the Ragged Legion; Or, the Lows of High Argument." Romantic Autobiography in England. Edited by Eugene Stelzig. Ashgate, 2008.

"The Shelleys' Enthusiasm." Huntington Library Quarterly, vol. 68, 2005, pp. 631-53.