University of Edinburgh (Department of English Literature)

Tom Mole is Professor of English Literature and Book History and Director of the Centre for the History of the Book at the University of Edinburgh.  With Michelle Levy, he wrote The Broadview Introduction to Book History (2017) and edited The Broadview Reader in Book History (2014).  His other books include Byron’s Romantic Celebrity (Palgrave, 2007), Romanticism and Celebrity Culture (ed, Cambridge, 2009) and What the Victorians Made of Romanticism (Princeton, 2017). From 2008-2013 he was Principal Investigator of the Interacting with Print research group, whose collaboratively written ‘multigraph’ was published by Chicago University Press in 2017. He is a member of the PMLA Advisory CommitteeTom is currently working on a book about the things we do to books and the things they do to us, which will be published in 2019.  Visit his website