Joshua Schouten De Jel

Academic profile

Dr Joshua Schouten De Jel

Associate Lecturer
School of Society and Culture (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Business)

About Joshua

Joshua Schouten de Jel is a Romanticist, specifically a Blakean. He has published works on Enlightenment empiricism, Rousseauian pedagogy, and Epicurean epistemology. His monograph, Blake and Lucretius: The Atomistic Materialism of the Selfhood, was published via Palgrave Macmillan in 2021.


Joshua teaches across the undergraduate programme at Plymouth, and has been the module leader on ENGL402 – Writing the Modern World (1600-1700), ENGL407 – Rewritings: Contemporary Literature and its Histories, ENGL509 – Women and Romanticism, and ENGL518 - The Impact of Publishing.

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