NB: You may participate in a pedagogy roundtable in addition to giving a paper at CSECS. Roundtables on teaching book history, on innovative course design, and on teaching, technology and digitial humanities in the 18C.
Excellent teaching is what invites the next generation of great scholars into our profession. Perhaps because of bad high school experiences, many students expect the 18th-century to be a period of dry treatises, hard-to-understand poems, and repetitive plays full of in-jokes. We know differently, but what is the best way to teach the brilliance, wit, complexity, and conflict of our period?
Proposals are invited for up to three roundtable discussions: