Dr Christopher Stokes



Coleridge, language and the sublime, Palgrave MacMillan, 2010.


Poetics at the Religious Margin: Bernard Barton and Quaker Romanticism, Review of English Studies, Oxford University Press (OUP), 2019

'To an Infant': Early Nineteenth-Century Infancy Lyric and Postnatal Maternity, Nineteenth Century Studies -Charleston-, vol. 29, Southeastern Nineteenth-Century Studies Association, 2019

My Soul in Agony: Irrationality and Christianity in the Rime of the Ancient Mariner, Studies in Romanticism, vol. 50, no. 1, 2011

Radical sympathy and retributive violence: The sublime of terror in the Destiny of Nations, European Romantic Review, vol. 20, no. 1, 2009, 57-75

Prayer, Discipline and Secrecy in Felicia Hemans's Late Poetry, Women's Writing (Special Issue: Beyond Domesticity: Felicia Hemans in the Wider World), vol. 21, no. 1, 91-109

Lorn Subjects: Haunting, Fracture and Ascesis in Charlotte Smith's Elegiac Sonnets, Women's Writing, vol. 16, no. 1, 143-160

Coleridge's Philosophy of Prayer: Responsibility, Parergon, and Catachresis, The Journal of Religion, vol. 89, no. 4, 541-563

'The Pure Present': Presence and Loss in D.H. Lawrence's Look! We Have Come Through!, Textual Practice: an international journal of radical literary studies, vol. 25, no. 1, 109-132

Sign, Sensation and the Body in Wordsworth's Residence in London, European Romantic Review, vol. 23, no. 2, 203-223


Desacralizing the Sign: Tooke, Stewart and Romantic Materialism, in Partenza P (eds) Dynamics of Desacralization: Disenchanted Literary Talents, Goettingen: V&R Academic Press Gmbh, 2015, 37-52

''We Prove Mysterious by This Love': John Donne and the Intimacy of Flesh; Christopher Stokes, in Kuchar G, Cefalu P, Reynolds B (eds) The Return of Theory in Early Modern English Studies, Volume II, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014

London, in Bennett A (eds) William Wordsworth In Context, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014, 215-223

Prayer, Rite and Lack in Keats's 'Ode to Psyche' and 'The Eve of St. Agnes', in bockting I, Parc C, Kilgore-Caradec J (eds) Poetry and Religion: Figures of the Sacred, Bern: Peter Lang, 2013