Department of English

University of Toronto

Domingo, Darryl

Darryl P. Domingo
Sessional Lecturer; Undergraduate Instructor (UTSC)
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Teaching and Research Interests

Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Literature and Culture


B.A. Hons, M.A., Ph.D. (University of Toronto)


"Unbending the Mind: or, The Rhetoric of Diversion in Eighteenth-Century England," Eighteenth-Century Studies (forthcoming).

"'Well Observed by the Poet': Elias Brand and Richardson's British Ancients," Eighteenth-Century Fiction (forthcoming).

"William Oldys," Dictionary of Literary Biography Volume 356: Eighteenth-Century British Literary Scholars and Critics, ed. Frans De Bruyn (Detroit: Gale, 2010), 222-38.

"'The Natural Propensity of Imitation': or, Pantomimic Poetics and the Rhetoric of Augustan Wit." Journal for Early Modern Cultural Studies  9.2 (2009): 51-95.

"Scriblerus Takes a London Walk: or, The Pedantic Perambulations of Gay's  Trivia ."  University of Toronto Quarterly  75.4 (2005): 943-56.

"'The Various Modes of Nature's Least Admirable Workes':  or, The Collected  Dunciad ."  Lumen  23 (2004): 91-114.

Current Research

In the process of completing a book manuscript provisionally titled "Unbending the Mind: The Rhetoric of Diversion in English Literature and Culture, 1690-1760."

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