Aleksondra Hultquist is an Honorary Researcher for the ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions, 1100-1800, based at the University of Melbourne. She has worked as an Assistant Professor in the United States and a Lecturer in Australia. Her work focuses on the literature and culture of the long eighteenth-century, especially women writers, and she has published articles in Philological Quarterly, Eighteenth-Century Theory and Interpretation, and several edited collections. She is a Managing Editor of ABO: Interactive Journal for Women and the Arts 1640-1830. She is currently finishing her monograph, The Amatory Mode, as well as editing Aphra Behn’s Love-Letters between a Nobleman and his Sister for the forthcoming Cambridge University Press edition of The Writings of Aphra Behn.