Duncan Wu is a Fellow of St Catherine's College, Oxford, and University Lecturer in English Literature. His numerous publications include A Companion to Romanticism (1997) Romanticism: A Critical Reader (1995), Romantic Women Poets: An Anthology (1997), an edition of William Wordsworth's The Five-Book Prelude (1997) and, with Tom Paulin, of William Hazlitt's The Plain-Speaker: Key Essays (1998), all available from Blackwell Publishers. He is also the editor of a nine volume edition of The Selected Writings of William Hazlitt (1998).
David Miall is Professor of English at the University of Alberta. His publications include Humanities and the Computer: New Directions (1990), and numerous essays on Romantic writers, literary computing and hypertext, reader response, and the teaching of English.
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