Department of English at Illinois State University

English Department Faculty and Staff


Brian Rejack

Assistant Professor, British Literature and Culture

Office Address: STV 421 G
Office Phone: 309-438-7692
Office Hours: T 9-11 & W 11-12
Email: Contact Brian Rejack (brejack)
Website: Visit Brian Rejack’s Website
Teaching Schedule:
Course NumberSectionCourse NameTimeRoom NumberCourse Links
ENG100.01Introduction to English Studies M W 09:35 - 10:50STV 0347
ENG287.01Independent Study   
ENG300.01Senior Seminar M W 13:00 - 14:15STV 0223
ENG300.02Senior Seminar M W 14:30 - 15:45STV 0223
ENG500.03Independent Study   
Teaching Interests:
Research Interests:

19th century British Literature

Romanticism

Food writing and gastronomy 

New media studies

Print culture and book history

Gaming and Internet culture 

Education:
PhD, Vanderbilt University
MA, Vanderbilt University
BA, Boston University

Email Address: brejack@ilstu.edu
Selected Publications:
  • "Blackwood's Magazine and the 'Schooling' of Taste." European Romantic Review 24.6 (2013): 723-742.
  • “Nothings of the Day: The Velocipede, the Dandy, and the Cockney.” Romanticism 19.3 (2013): 291-309.
  • “Popular Magazines, Popular Culture: Gradations of Celebrity in the Romantic Period.” Co-authored with Mark Schoenfield. Literature Compass 7, August 2010.

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