Participant Info

First Name
Last Name
Oakland University
Website URL
book reviews, women writers, eighteenth-century, novelists, book history, history of the book, bibliography, manuscript culture, printing history, digital humanities, periodical culture
Additional Contact Information
Tribal Affiliation: Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

Personal Info

About Me

Texan transplant to Michigan. Walker of two miniature dachshunds: Jasper and Burney.

Professional Website:

Twitter: @MeganPeiser

Recent Publications

“Reviewing Women: The Novel According to Romantic Women Reviewers” in The Edinburgh Companion to Women’s Print Media in Britain, Vol I. (1690s-1820s). Eds. Jennie Batchelor and Manushag Powell. Edinburgh University Press, 2018.


“Reading Eighteenth-Century Review Periodicals,” Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America. 12.4 (Dec 2017).

Review: “Emory Women Writers Project, Database of Women’s Travel Writing, and The Bluestocking Archive.” Aphra Behn Online: Interactive Journal for Women in the Arts, 1640-1830. September 2016 <>.


“William Lane and the Minerva Press in the Review Periodical, 1790-1820,” The Minerva Press and the Romantic-era Literary Marketplace, special issue of Romantic Textualities: Literature and Print Culture, 1780-1840, edited by Elizabeth Neiman and Tina Morin, Fall 2019.

Entries on novelist Emma Parker: “Elfrida, Heiress of Belgrove (1811);” “Fitz-Edward; Or, The Cambrians. A Novel. Interspersed with Pieces of Poetry (1811);” “Aretas (1813);” “Self-Deception (1816).” The Cambridge Guide to the Eighteenth-Century Novel1660-1820. Ed. April London. Cambridge University Press, expected 2019.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
British Isles
Expertise by Chronology
Expertise by Topic
Book History, Gender, Libraries & Archives, Literary History, Material Culture, Pedagogy, Women