Mark Algee-Hewitt’s research focuses on the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries in England and Germany and seeks to combine literary criticism with digital and quantitative analyses of literary texts. In particular he is interested in the history of aesthetic theory and the development and transmission of aesthetic and philosophic concepts during the Enlightenment and Romantic periods. He is also interested in the relationship between aesthetic theory and the poetry of the long eighteenth century. He is also the co-associate director of the Stanford Literary Lab.

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor, English

2020-21 Courses

Stanford Advisees

  • Doctoral Dissertation Reader (AC)
    Erik Fredner, Maciej Kurzynski, Anita Law, Trent Leinenbach, Frances Molyneux
  • Doctoral Dissertation Advisor (AC)
    Nichole Nomura, Matt Warner
  • Doctoral Dissertation Co-Advisor (AC)
    Anna Lee
  • Doctoral (Program)
    Luca Messarra, Nichole Nomura, Carmen Thong, Matt Warner