Jordan Von Cannon

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Ph.D. Candidate in English and Women's & Gender Studies, Louisiana State University

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Jordan Von Cannon is a PhD candidate in English at Louisiana State University. She received her M.A. in 2011 from the University of Kansas and will receive her PhD in 2016 from LSU.  Her dissertation, Idling Women: The Domestic Bildungsroman and the American City, 1830-1900, traces narratives of female non-development in 19th-century American city novels. She currently serves as the Graduate Assistant in LSU's first Digital Scholarhsip Lab researching digital pedagogies and innovative tools for the humanities classroom. In 2011, she began work on a digital magazine collection of Edgar A. Poe’s The Broadway Journal under the direction of Professors J. Gerald Kennedy and Lauren Coats. She is currently working on a digital map project on Catharine Sedgwick's tour abroad.

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CFP MLA 2015

March 10 2014
Call for Papers
This may be of interest to others... MLA 2015: Literary Questions, Digital Evidence: A Roundtable How scholars from any field in literary studies have used digital archives of literary texts, periodicals, visual culture, and/or material culture to better answer questions of literary interpretation...
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19th/C dh sites you use often...

I thought maybe we could start off our group discussion by compiling a list of links to 19th/C dh sites we frequently use. There are a lot of wonderful resources on the web for those of us working on the 19th century (including the peer-reviewed Nines ). What are some of your favorites?


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