Thomas McLean is a lecturer in Nineteenth-Century Literature at the University of Otago in New Zealand. His dissertation, “The Other East: Poland, Russia and British Romanticism” (University of Iowa, 2004) explores representations of Eastern Europe in nineteenth-century British literature and culture. He is currently collecting materials for a bibliography and biography of the British novelist Jane Porter (1777-1850). A recipient of fellowships from the Huntington Library and the Houghton Library at Harvard, his scholarly work appears in Keats-Shelley Journal, Huntington Library Quarterly and Victorian Poetry.
The exhibition gallery and reading room are closed for the month of August while the library's building is under renovation.
Beginnig September 6, 2016 our hours will be
Monday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday-Thursday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 5
Saturday (Exhibitions only) 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.