Hortolland Pauline

Posted on March 8, 2021


Research themes

Thesis defended December 1, 2023:

  • Percy Shelley and the Event of Poetry: Mediation, Virtuality and Poetic Efficacy
    Supervised by: Pr Jean-Marie Fournier and Sophie Laniel-Musitelli

Current Project

  • 2020-2023: Université Paris Cité, Ph.D.
  • 2020: ENS de Paris Degree (« Littératures et Langage » Department).
  • 2019: Durham University, St Chad’s College, A. in Romantic and Victorian Literary Studies (“with Distinction”).
  • 2018: agrégation d’anglais (teaching qualification in English).
  • 2017: Université Paris 3 – Sorbonne nouvelle, M.A. « Études anglophones – Recherche », « mention Très Bien ». « Erasmus + » Exchange : University of Cambridge (9 months, 2016-2017), Lucy Cavendish College.
  • 2015: after studying for three years at the “CPGE littéraire A/L” of Lycée du Parc (Lyon), I passed the competitive examinations of ENS de Paris. I was also awarded two BA from University Jean Moulin – Lyon 3 : a BA in English and a BA in Philosophy.

      Peer-reviewed journal articles:


      • « ‘That path where flowers never grew’: Pageantry as Fertility Going Awry in ‘The Triumph of Life’ », The Keats-Shelley Review, Vol. 36, Issue 2 (2022)
      • « ‘Rending the veil of space and time asunder’: Percy Shelley’s Poetics of Event(s) in Ode to Liberty », Romanticism on the Net, N°74-75 (Spring-Fall 2020)
      • « ‘We in ourselves rejoice’ : L’expérience de la pensée dans les ‘conversation poems’ de Samuel T. Coleridge »), special issue « L’expérience au XVIIe-XVIIIe », University Paris Nanterre / Société d’Études Anglo-Américaines des XVIIe et XVIIIe siècles, Carnet Hypothèses des doctorants de la SEAA17-18 (26-27 September 2019)
      • « Reading The Excursion with Deleuze and Guattari: the ‘Recluse’ as a conceptual persona », Postgraduate English (N°38, 2019


      Reviews and Reports:


      • Report of the BARS/NASSR « New Romanticisms » Conference (2-5 August 2022, Edge Hill University, Royaume-Uni), The Byron Journal, Vol. 50, N° 2 (2022)
      • Review of Commemorating Peterloo: Violence, Resilience and Claim-making during the Romantic Era, ed. Michael Demson and Regina Hewitt, The BARS Review, No. 56 (2021)


      HAL: https://cv.hal.science/pauline-hortolland