James Chandler's research and teaching interests include the Romantic movement; the study of lyric poetry; the history of the novel; relations between politics and literature, history and criticism; the Scottish Enlightenment; modern Irish literature and culture; the sentimental mode; cinema studies; and the history of humanities disciplines.
James Chandler served as Chair of Cinema and Media Studies for AY2019-2020
- Irish Literature and Cinema (Autumn 2020; CMST 21650)
- Edgeworth, Austen, Scott (Autumn 2020; ENGL 52620)
- Romanticism (Winter 2021; ENGL 25260)
Previous courses taught include: Transformations of Style, Genre, Institution: 1740-1840 (ENGL 53520), Film and Fiction (CMST 25820), Enlightenments and Romanticisms (ENGL 53450), and The Country and the City (London Program - ENGL 20154)