Tristan Schweiger

Email: 

tschweiger@uchicago.edu

Research Interests: 

British Romanticism and the 18th Century; Nationalism; Empire; Modern Economics

Graduation Year: 

2016

Dissertation Title: 

"Planters, Mariners, Nabobs, and Squires: Masculine Typology and Imperial Ideology, 1719-1818"

Workshops: 

Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Cultures Workshop

Biography: 

Tristan Schweiger received his BA from the University of Pennsylvania in 2003 and an MS in Journalism from Columbia University in 2004. Prior starting graduate school at Chicago, he was a newspaper reporter for several years.

Teaching Experience: 

BA Preceptor; Lecturer, "Libertines, fops, and men of feeling: Masculinity in the Long Eighteenth C"; Course Assistant, "Representing Poverty," "Shakespeare: The 1590s (Comedies and Histories)," "History and Theory of Drama 2"