Janine C Hartman

Professor of History,

Old Chemistry Building

717D

A&S Romance & Arabic Languages & Literat - 0377

Professional Summary

Professor of
History

Dept Romance Languages and Literatures
College of Arts & Sciences
717D Old Chem Bldg
Ph 556-1596
My field is the history of ideas. Current research interests are Catulle Mendés,Parnassian poet and his role as  witness to the  Franco-Prussian war, the Commune  insurrection and fall  of Paris in 1871, as  refracted through "ruin studies." Additional fields include witchcraft, ritual in early modern society and symbolic sovereignty in French colonial history..
Affliiate: History,Judaic Studies, Women & Gender Studies

Education

PhD in History, University of Illinois at Chicago 1986 (Modern European Intellectual History. Modern France,Europe, Hanoverian England, Classical Historiography)

M.A. , Eastern Illinois University Charleston,IL, 1975 (History)

B.S. in Education, Eastern Illinois University Charleston,IL, 1973 (History,Journalism)

Positions and Work Experience

1987 -1988 Visiting Assistant Professor of History, University of Illinois-Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

1988 -1994 Assistant Professor of History, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio

1994 -2002 Associate Professor of History, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio

2002 - Professor of History, translated to MicMicken College of Arts & Sciences 2003, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio

Research and Practice Interests


  Current research :The Morning After Paris Burns: Romantics in the Ruins-1871"; Societies in Catastrophe and Fracture;Ernest Renan;  Rituals and Sovereignty in  French  Atlantic Empire; Occult Belief Systems in Early Modern and Contemporary Societies

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Abbreviated Publications

Under Review

"Flags and Lead:Symbolic Sovereignty in the French Ohio,"   Ohio Valley Historical Journal,  2012

Review

Patrick Weil How to  Be French:Nationality in the Making  1789 Cincinnati Romance Review, vol 29,2010

Nicholas Dew Orientalism in Louis XIV's France Canadian Journal of History/Annales canadiennes d'histoire XLVI, spring summer/printemps-ete 2011m219-220.

Jerrold Seigel The Idea of Self: Thought and Experience in Western Europe Since the Seventeenth Century  Canadian Journal of History/Annales canadiennes d'histoire XLI, Winter/hiver/2006, 628-630

Dan Burton and David Grandy Magic,Mystery and Science:The Occult in Western Tradition Canadian Journal of History/Annales canadiennes d'histoire, XL,(April 2005)

Henke Wunderlich, Jean Mondot (ed) Deutsche-Franzosische Begegungen am Rhein 1700-1789: Recontres Franco-Allemandes dans l'espace rhenan entre 1700-1789 The Lessing Yearbook,XXVIII, (Summer 1996) 249-250

 Richard D. E.  Burton Baudelaire and the Second Republic:Writing and Revolution Nineteenth Century French Studies (Spring, Summer 1993) 501-502.

Nancy Sloan Goldberg En le honneur de la juste parole: la poesie francaise contre la Grande Guerre Utopian Studies (Spring 1992) 173-174

Marcel Schwob Chroniques (John Alden Green ed) Contemporary French Civilization, XI, (Fall-Winter 1982), 389-391.

Michael Howard  The Franco-Prussian War Nineteenth Century French Studies  XI,()Fall- Winter 1982) 196-197.

Gavin Robinson Horses,People and Parliament: The English Civil War:Extracting REsources and Constructing Allegiance (England, Ashgate Press) 2012 reviewed in The Sixteenth Century : The Journal of Early Modern Studies 2013 vol 44.

Aelda Assmann Cultural Memory and Western Civlization:Functions,Memory, Archives ( New York: Cambridge University Press) 2011 in Cincinnati Romance Review

Peer Reviewed Publications

"Ideograms and Hieroglyphs:the Egypto-Chinese Origins  Controversy in the French Enlightenment" Dalhousie French Review (Orientale issue) No. 54, (Summer 1998) 101-118

"Dangerous American Substances in  the  Jacobean Masques"Cahiers Elisabethains/ Late Medieval and Renaissance English Studies, No. 46 (October 1994), 1-9

Reprinted in: Literature Criticism from 1400-1800:Criticiam Discussion of the Works of Fifteenth,Sixteenth,Seventeenth, and Eighteenth  Century Novelists,Poets,Playwrights,Philosophers, and Other Creative Writers, vol 55 (Detroit:Gale Publishing Group) 2001, 141-155.

Other Publication

Translation from Spanish: "Latin American Surrealism, End of the Rumors: On Stefan Baciu's Antologia de la Poesia Surrealista Latinamericana" by Octavio Paz, Cultural Correspondance [surrealist journal] (Spring 1981) 97-98

Translated from French:"Forty Centuries We Watched" by Nelly Kaplan Arsenal/4  (City Lights Press 1982)

Translated from French: "Adaptation to Milieu" by Nelly Kaplan Free Spirit (Spring 1982)

Translated from French: "On Vistor Serge" by Georges Heneln Free Spirit (Spring 1982)

Encyclopedia Article

"France" Grolier Encyclopedia of the Victorian  Era James Eli Adams ed. (Scholastic) 2003

"Marie-Henri Beyle" Dictionary of Imperialism and Industrialization Jeffrey Bell ed (Greenwood Press,2002)

"Alexandre Dumas" Dictionary of Imperialisim and Industrialization Jeffrey Bell ed  Ibid.

"Prosper Merimee" Dictionary of Imperialism and Industrialization Ibid.

"Victor Hugo" Dictionary of Imperialism and industrialization Op cit.

"Jules Michelet" Dictionary of Imperialism and Industrialization Ibid.

"Alfred de Musset" Dictionary of   Imperialism and Industrialization Ibid.

"Algernon Swinburne" Dictionary of Imperialism and Industrialization  Op cit

Electronic Journal

H-Ideas  Essay " Mario Praz The Romantic Agony (posted at H-Ideas Century Retrospective) Summer 2000 http://www2.hnet.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.cgi.paath+26206966636723

Book Chapter

"Transatlantic Spartacus: French Republican Response to Harper's Ferry" in The Afterlife of John Brown edited by Andrew Taylor and Eldrid Herrington (New York: Palgrave Macmillan) 2005.

Creative Translation

In the Sphere of Humanity:Joseph Dejacque, Slavery and the Struggle for Freedom Includes L'Humanisphere, unexpurgated..  An English translation and annotation of Joseph Dejacque's selected writings by Janine Hartman.Introduction and annotation Mark A Lause.2012

The Seventy Three Revolutionary Days of the Paris Commune by Catulle Mende from 1873 edition, translated  and annotated by Janine Hartman. posted Digital Resource Commons, University of Cincinnati Library 2015

Presentations

Invited Presentations

(03-04-2007. ) "Crossing Over:The Spirit World in 19th Century Cincinnati .Victorian Society in America, Ohio River Valley Chapter. Level:Regional

(2008. ) "Theories of Violence,French Terrorism, Revolution" .HIST 597 "Terrorism and Counter-terrorism in Europe., 1789-1956", McMicken College of Arts & Sciences, recurring guest lecturer. Level:College

Lecture

European Studies Graduate Workshop. UC.

Paper Presentations

(05-16-2008. ) "Ceremonies of Contention and Retention in Belle-Riviere (French Ohio Country) .Universite Laval, Quebec City,Canada. Professional Meeting. Level:International

(05-12-2007. ) "The French and Romantic Esotericism" .Cincinnati. UC. Level:International

(04-14-2001. ) "Slavery in the Francophone Imagination" .Augusta State University, Albany ,Georgia. Professional Meeting. Level:National

(04-14-2000. ) Joseph Dejacque,Outlaw Utopianist .Georgia State University, Albany, Georgia. Professional Meeting. Level:National

(05-14-1995. ) "The Egypto-Chinese Ideogram Controversy" .University of Cincinnati. Conference. Level:International

(Bad Format: 19931131. ) "Satan for the Nineteenth Century: Sade and the French Romantics" .University of Kansas, Lawrence,Kansas. Conference. Level:National

(03-24-1993. ) "Controlled Substances in Jacobean Culture" .Case Western Reserve University,Cleveland Ohio. Conference. Level:Regional

(11-12-1991. ) "The French Revolution and Reaction in State Education" .Ft. Worth, Texas. Professional Meeting. Level:National

(11-15-1989. ) "Denial Historiography:Counter-revolutionary Themes in French Restoration Secondary Education .East North Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina. Conference. Level:International

(11-14-1985. ) "Women and Class Identity in Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century French Popular Culture .Hofstra University,New York. Conference. Level:National

(03-20-1982. ) "The American Sense of Decline" .Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, Missouri. Conference. Level:Local

Janine Hartman (10-08-2011. ) "Education Crises as Redemptive Ritual: The Midwest and the Ancien Regime .Grand Rapids, Michigan. Conference. Level:National

(03-01-2013. ) "The Morning After Paris Burns: French Romantics in 1871" .University of Cincinnati. Conference. Level:International

Event Organized

University College History Forum ( 100 paper presentations)

University College History Forum ( 100 paper presentations) Workshop 1989 2003 University of Cincinnati Campus & my home Level:Local

Honors and Awards

1998 -1991 FIPSE 3 year Women's Studies Seminar Comprehensive review of new scholarship across disciplines in Women's Studies to update scholarship and curricular offerings. FIPSE (Dept of Education) Status:Recipient Level:University Type:Monetary

1993 -1994 NEH seminar "On Wealth and Society" Two year faculty development seminar, culminating in Honors course, National Endowmentfor Humanities Status:Recipient Level:University Type:Grant

1991 -1991 General Education Committee Curriculum Review University of Cincinnati Status:Recipient Level:College

Service

University Faculty Senate (University Library Committee ) Elected Member Type:University/College Service Level:University 2012 -2014

Romance Languages and Literatures (Merit Pay Committee ) Elected Member Type:Departmental Service Level:Department 2012 -2013

University Senate (University Senator at Large ) Elected Member Type:University/College Service Level:University 2012 -2014

University Faculty Senate (At Large Senator ) Type:University/College Service Level:University 2012 -2014

Judaic Studies (RPT Committee for Matthew Kraus ) Committee Chair Type:University/College Service Level:College 10-10-2011 -01-01-2012

Womens Gender Studies (Undergraduate ) Committee Member Type:University/College Service Level:College 07-01-2011 -07-01-2012

A & S Faculty Senate Vice President Type:University/College Service Level:College 03-08-2011 -10-26-2012

University Faculty Senate (D.A.I.R. ) Committee Member Type:University/College Service Level:University 03-03-2011 -To Present

All-University Faculty Senate (D.A.I.R. [ CharterUniversity Proposal Investgation] ) Committee Member Type:University/College Service Level:University 01-01-2011 -06-01-2012

A & S Faculty Senate (Academic Policy Committee ) Member Type:University/College Service Level:College 2011 -1012

McMicken College of Arts & Sciences (Program Review Committee ) Committee Member Type:University/College Service Level:College 2011 -2013

McMicken College Faculty Senate Elected Member Type:Departmental Service Level:Department 2010 -2012

University Faculty Senate (liaison member from McMicken to All-University ) Elected Member Type:University/College Service Level:College 2010 -2012

Cincinnati Romance Review Co-Director Type:Departmental Service Level:International 2008 -2010

(S.E.M. Procedures ) Member Type:University/College Service Level:University 2008 -2010

American Association University Professors (Associates Council ) Elected Member Type:University/College Service Level:University 2008 -2012

Undergraduate Committee Member Type:Departmental Service Level:Department 2006 -2008

(University Academic Affairs ) Member Type:University/College Service Level:University 2005 -2009

Womens Studies (Subcommittee Planning Graduate Colloguium Feminist Theory ) Committee Member Type:Departmental Service Level:Department 2003 -2006

(Grievance Committee ) Elected Member Type:University/College Service Level:University 2002 -2004

Women's Studies Governance Member Type:Departmental Service Level:Department 2002 -2007

Ohio Academy of History (Annual Program Committee ) Member Type:Service to Professional Associations Level:State 2002 -2003

University of Cincinnati (University Research Council ) Elected Member Type:University/College Service Level:University 06-03-2013 -06-03-2015

University of Cincinnati (Undergraduate Academic Affairs ) Elected Member Type:University/College Service Level:University 06-03-2013 -06-03-2015

University of Cincinnati (University Planning Comittee ) Elected Member Type:University/College Service Level:University 06-03-2013 -06-03-2015

American Association of University Professors (Associates Council ) Elected Member Type:University/College Service Level:College 2013 -2015

International Symposium on Slavery (Steering Committee ) Committee Member Type:Public Level:Local 2014 -2015

All University Faculty Senate Elected Member Type:University/College Service Level:University BAD DATE -BAD DATE

Keywords

French Decadent Witness French Third Republic; Ritual in Early Modern World Modern European Intellectual History, France, Honor, Ruin Studies, Historiography,International History, Ethnohistory and Diplomacy, Seven Years War Belief Systems,Magic

Professional Affiliation

2010: Affiliate, Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies Ohio State University,

2007: Societas Magicas Scholarly society sponsoring study into magic,ritual and witchcraft, associated University of Pennsylvania Press

2008: French Colonial History Society

Courses Taught

15-FREN-180 WORLD CULT:FRENCH Level:Undergraduate

15-FREN-181 WORLD CULT:FRENCH French Colonisation Level:Undergraduate

15-FREN-182 FREN WORLD CULTURE The French Revolution, Society and the World Level:Undergraduate

15-SPAN-320 Spanish Civilizaton to 1808 Level:Undergraduate

15-SPAN- 331 Spanish Colonisation Level:Undergraduate

15-SPAN-330 Spanish Civilisation 1808 to Present Level:Undergraduate

15-FREN 323 Witchcraft and Magic in the Ages of Belief Level:Undergraduate

15-FREN-184 FRENCH CIVILIZATION Civilizing France: French Culture From Rome to the Sun King Level:Undergraduate

"Perils of Honor in Mediterranean Societies" Level:Both

French Freshman Seminar: "Twilight in Paris" Level:Undergraduate

Spanish Civilization I Level:Undergraduate

Ghosts of Spain Speak Level:Undergraduate

French Freshman Seminar "Twilight in Paris" Level:Undergraduate

Spanish Freshman Seminar "Ghosts of Spain" Level:Undergraduate

Spanish Civiliation I, revision and semester shift Level:Undergraduate

Spanish Civilization II, revised andshifted to semester Level:Undergraduate

Witchcraft and Magic in Ages of Belief Level:Undergraduate

French 1042 Feast of Fools Level:Undergraduate

Witchcraft and Magic in Age of Belief Level:Undergraduate

-SPAN-3085 SPAN CIV I Level:Undergraduate

Faculty Development Activities

2012 Periodic Faculty Seminar, French History Group Type:Seminar

10-10-2012 -10-12-2012 Sixteenth Century Conference Annual medieval and Renaissance scholarly conference, Sixteenth Century Society Cincinnati Type:Conference Attendance