Maidment BE. 2018. Review of ed. Easley, King and Morton 'Researching the Nineteenth Century Periodical Press' Victorian Periodicals Review, 51 :363-366
Maidment BE. 2017. Carrying Off the Palaces - John Ruskin's Lost Daguerreotypes' Victorian Studies, 59 :331-333
Maidment BE. 2015. ed. Gaunt and Cullen Peel in Caricature Victorian Periodicals Review 48, No 1, Spring 2015, 147-149)., 48 :147-149
Maidment BE. 2014. ed. Porterfield The Efflorescence of Caricature H-France (on line journal),
Maidment BE. 2013. ed. Goldman and Cooke Reading Victorian Illustration 1855-1875 Early Popular Visual Culture, 11 :184-185
Maidment BE. Art versus industry? Victorian Studies, 59 :716-718
Maidment BE. Edwin Waugh's Diary Manchester Region History Review, :184-186
Maidment BE. 2018. THE DEVELOPMENT OF MAGAZINE ILLUSTRATION IN REGENCY BRITAIN – THE EXAMPLE OF ARLISS’S POCKET MAGAZINE 1818-1833 Haywood I, Shannon M. Romantic Illustration Cambridge University Press. Cambridge
Maidment BE. 2017. Afterword Goodridge J, Keegan B. A History of British Labouring Class Literature :412-418 Cambridge University Press. Cambridge 978 1 107 19040 5
Maidment BE. 2017. ‘The Explicated Image – Graphic ‘Texts’ in Early Victorian Print Culture’ Jones A, Mitchell R. Comics Through the Looking Glass – Reading the Palimpsest of Victorian and Neo-Victorian Texts :39-66 Ohio State University Press. Athens, Ohio
Maidment BE. 2017. Satire, Caricature and the Radical Press 1820-1845 Shattock, J . Journalism and the Periodical Press in the Nineteenth Century :84-103 Cambridge University Press. Cambridge 978-1-107-08573-2
Maidment BE. 2016. ‘Hogarth in Victorian Popular Culture’ Roman CE. Hogarth’s Legacy :115-141 Yale University Press. New Haven 9780300215618
Maidment BE. 2016. Illustration King A, Easley A, Morton J. The Routledge Companion to Victorian Periodicals and Newspapers 1 :102-123 Routledge. Abingdon 9781409468882
Maidment BE. 2015. ‘Beyond Pickwick: Seymour’s Sketches and Regency Print Culture’ Baker W. Studies in Victorian and Modern Literature: A tribute to John Sutherland :141-152 Farleigh Dickinson University Press 9781611476927
Maidment BE. 2014. 'Caricature and Periodicals 1820-1837' Kremers A, Reich E. Loyal Subversions: Caricatures from the Personal Union between England and Hanover 1714-1837 :163-182 Vandenhoeck and Ruprecht. Gottingen
Hanley K, Maidment B. 2013. Introduction: Ruskin's 'common treasuries' :1-12 9781409400769
Maidment BE. 2013. The Persistent Regency - The Presence of the Past in Victorian Illustrated Comic Literature Korte B, Lechner D. History and Humour - British and American Perspectives :21-46 transcript. Bielefeld, Germany 978-3-8376-2593-6
Maidment BE. 2013. The Presence of 'Punch' in the Nineteenth Century Harder H, Mittler B. Asian Punches: A Transcultural Affair :13-44 Springer. Heidelberg New York London 978-3-642-28607-0
Maidment BE. 2013. Beyond Usefulness and Ephemerality - The Discursive Almanac, 1828-1860 jung S. British Literature and Print Culture 2013 :158-194 D.S.Brewer. Cambridge 978-1-84384-343-6
Maidment B. 2013. ‘Influence, Presence, Appropriation – Ruskin and the Periodical Press’ Maidment B, Hanley K. Persistent Ruskin 9781409400769
Maidment B. 2012. ‘Writing History with the Digital Image – A Cautious Cleberation’ Weller T. History in the Digital Age 9780415666978
Maidment B. 2009. Magazines and journals 1780-1832 Suarez MF, Turner ML. The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain: :498-512 Cambridge Univ Pr 9780521810173
Maidment BE. 2009. 'The Illuminated Magazine' and the Triumph of Wood engraving Brake L, Demoor M. The lure of illustration in the nineteenth century Palgrave MacMillan 9780230217317
Maidment B. 2008. ‘The “March of Intellect” and Graphic Satire 1820-1840’ Morgan V, Williams C. Shaping belief :149-171 Liverpool Univ Pr
maidment B. 2008. 'The Mysteries of Reading: Text and Illustration in the Fiction of G.W.M.Reynolds’ Humpherys A, James L. G.W.M. Reynolds :227-246 Ashgate Publishing Company 9780754658542
maidment B. 2007. ‘An Image of 1848: Reportage, Caricature and Kenny Meadows’s “Dram Drinker”’ Kinealy C, Boardman K. 1848 - The Year the World Turned :190-210 Cambridge Scholars Press. Newcastle
Maidment B. 2005. ‘Mr. Wroe’s Virgins – The’Other Victorians’ and Recent Fiction’ Bentley N. British Fiction Of The 1990s :153-166 Taylor & Francis 9780415342568
Maidment B. 2004. “‘Works in Unbroken Succession’ – The Literary Career of Mary Howitt” Boardman K, Jones S. Popular Victorian women writers :22-45 Manchester Univ Pr 9780719064500
Maidment B. 2001. ‘Entrepreneurship and the Artisans – John Cassell, the Great Exhibition and the Periodical Idea’ Purbrick L. The Great Exhibition of 1851 :79-113 manchester university press 9780719055928
Maidment B. 2000. Re-Arranging the Year - The Almanac, Day Book, and Year Book as Literary Genres 1789-1870’ John J, Jenkins A. Rethinking Victorian Culture :91-114 MacMillan 9780333714461
Maidment B. 2000. 'Penny Wise, Penny Foolish? - Representations of Mass Circulation Periodicals and 'The March of Intellect' in the 1820s and 1830s' Brake L, Bell B, Finkelstein D. Nineteenth-century media and the construction of identities :104-121 Palgrave Macmillan 9780312232153
Maidment B. 1995. 'Domestic Ideology and its Industrial Enemies - The Title Pages of The Family Economist 1848-1850' Parker C. Gender roles and sexuality in Victorian literature :25-56 Scolar Pr
Maidment B. 1990. 'Victorian Periodicals and Academic Discourse' Brake L, Jones A, Madden L. Investigating Victorian journalism :143-154
Maidment B, Louvre A, Beetham M. 1989. 'Taking it Seriously - Teaching Popular Culture' Brooker P, Humm P. Dialogue and difference :236-258
Maidment B. 1985. Poetry in Victorian Manchester Kidd AJ, Roberts K. City, class, and culture :148-166 Manchester Univ Pr
Maidment BE. 1982. Interpreting Ruskin 1870-1914 Hunt JD, Holland FM. The Ruskin Polygon Manchester [Greater Manchester] : Manchester University Press 9780719008344
Maidment BE. 2018. ‘Caricature and the Comic Image in the 1830s’ McHue M, Millim A-M. Yearbook of English Studies,
Maidment BE. 2017. The Gallery of Comicalities - Graphic Humour, the Wood Engraving and the Development of the Comic Magazine 1820-1841 Victorian Periodicals Review, 50 :214-227
Maidment BE. 2016. "Larks in Season" - 'The Comic Almanack' 1835-1854 Surridge E, Leighton ME. Cahiers Victoriens et Edouardiens (https://cve.revues.org),
Maidment B. 2014. Imagining the Cockney University - Humorous Poetry, the march of intellect and the periodical press 1820-185 Chapman A, Eynes C. Victorian Poetry, 52 :21-38
Maidment B. 2013. ‘Beyond Ephemerality and Usefulness – The Discursive Almanac 1828-1860’ Yearly volume of Essays and Studies 2013,
Maidment B. 2012. Henry Heath's 'The Caricaturist's Scrapbook' Victorian Review, 38 :13-18
Maidment B. 2011. ‘Pickwick On Pots – Transfer Printed Ceramics and Dickens’s Early Illustrated Fiction’ Dickens Quarterly, 28 :121-130
Maidment B. 2010. ‘Graphic Bric a Brac – Comic Illustration between 1820 and 1850 as a Source for Historians’ Keywords, :76-93
Maidment B. 2010. 'Dinners or Desserts? – Miscellaneity, Knowledge and Illustration in Magazines of the 1820s and 1830s’ Victorian Periodicals Review, 43 :353-387
Maidment BE. 2010. Subversive supplements: Satirical title pages of the periodical press in the 1830s Victorian Periodicals Review, 43 :133-148 >DOI
Maidment BE. 2002. ‘One Hundred and One Things to do with a Fantail Hat: Dustmen, Dirt and Dandyism 1820-1860’ Textile History, 33 :79-97
Maidment BE. 2001. 2001 ‘The Manchester Common Reader – Abel Heywood’s “Evidence” and the early Victorian Reading Public’ Transactions of the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society, 97 :99-120
Maidment B. 1998. 'Student Grant – Caricature and Politics in the 1830s’ Journal of Victorian Culture, 3 :339-348
Maidment BE. 1976. A literary friendship, George Allen and William Hale white: Some new letters Notes and Queries, 23 :70-73 >DOI
Maidment BE. 1972. A new ruskin letter Notes and Queries, 19 :419-420 >DOI
Watson JR, Maidment BE, Chapple JAV. 1972. XIII the nineteenth century Year's Work in English Studies, 53 :296-360 >DOI
Watson JR, Maidment BE, Chapple JAV. 1972. The nineteenth century Year's Work in English Studies, 53 :301-362 >DOI
Maidment BE. The Comic Image in the 1830s Yearbook of English Studies,
Maidment BE. The Draughtsman's Contacts The Journal of European Periodicals Research (new on line journal), 1
Maidment BE. The Draughtsman's Contacts: Robert Seymour and the Humorous Periodical Press in the 1830s. Journal of European Periodical Studies, 1 :35-49
Maidment B. 2017. Afterword :413-418 9781108105392 >DOI
Maidment B. 2013. Comedy, Caricature Social Order 1820-1850 Manchester University Press. Manchester 9780719075261
Maidment B. 2007. Dusty Bob 9780719052835
Maidment B. 2001. Reading Popular Prints, 1790-1870 9780719033711
Maidment B. 2012. Illustration
Maidment B. 2011. ‘A Draft List of Published Book and Periodical Contributions by Robert Seymour’
Maidment B. 2010. Introductory essay for the digital edition of The Illustrated London News
Engagement & Impact
Colby Prize - my book 'Comedy, Caricature and the Social Order' was shortlisted for this prize., Research Society for Victorian Periodicals
Annual Conference of the European Society for Periodicals Research in Liverpool, July 2016, Chair of organising committee
North West Print Culture Workshop, Co-organiser
European Society for Periodicals Research, Launch conference, Manchester December 2011, Member of organising committee
British Association for Victorian Studies Annual Conference, Salford 2008, Chair of Organising Committee
Research Sopciety for Victorian Periodicals Annual Conference, Chair of Organising Committee
The Spaciousness of G.A.Sala, Research Society for Victorian Periodicals Annual Conference, University of Delaware, Oral presentation
Reading Illustration - a workshop, European Society for Periodicals Research Annual Conference, Stockholm, Other
‘Hogarth and the Popular Victorian Imagination’, Abusing Power, University of Brighton, Oral presentation
Orlando Parry's caricatures and Victorian music, Music and Caricature, King's College London, Oral presentation
‘Illustration across Borders – The Pocket Magazine and early Victorian Periodical illustration’, Crossing Borders, Freiburg, Germany, Oral presentation
The wood engraving and comic illustration in the 1830s, Woodpeckings - the Dalziel Brothers and Victorian Wood engraving, British Museum, London, Oral presentation
Edward Lloyd's Songbooks, British Association for Victorian Studies annual conference, Lincoln, Oral presentation
Hogarth in Nineteenth Century Popular Culture, Abusing Power, University of Brighton, Oral presentation
The Literary Dustman Revisited, British Society for Victorian Studies Annual Conference, Cardiff, Oral presentation
The Gallery of Comicalities - Graphic Humour, the wodd engraving and the development of the comic magazine 1820-1841, Research Society for Victorian Periodicals Annual Conference, Kansas City, Oral presentation
Illustration and the Digital Periodical, Periodicals Through Glass, The Athenaeum, London, Oral presentation
Journal of European Periodicals Research, Member, Editorial Board
Journal of Illustration Studies, Member, editorial board.
Victorian Institutes Journal, Member editorial board
Victorian Periodicals Review, Member editorial board
Manchester Region History Review, Member of editorial board
University of Ghent - coolaborative supervision of Ph.D. student, Professor Sandro Jung
Executive Board, Research Society for Victorian Periodicals, Member
External PGR examinations performed:
Leicester, PhD, The early journalistic career of Eliza Meteyard
Manchester Metropolitan University, PhD, Design, Media, Gender Politics: The Paratext in the Late 19th. Century Feminist Periodical
University of Bolton, PhD, Poetry, the Numinous and End of Life Care
Curran Fellowship of $4,000 to support research for a book on the comic artist Robert Seymour., Research Society for Victorian Periodicals
Charles Cole Visiting Fellow (One month Fellowship), Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
Visiting Scholar, teaching annual graduate seminar., Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
Visiting Professor, Centre for Textual and Print Cultural Studies, University of Ghent
Associate Professor, Ruskin Programme, Lancaster University
Leverhulme Fellow (one year), Leverhulme Trust
Membership of professional bodies:
Vice president 2015-1016, President Elect 2016-2018, Research Society for Victorian Periodicals
Member of Advisory Board, European Society for Periodicals Research
Member of Executive, Research Society for Victorian Periodicals
Other invited event:
Liverpool John Moores English Research Seminar, Liverpool John Moores University, Joint presentation with Simon Rennie and Ruth Mather (Exeter University) on our joint AHRC funded project on 'Poetry and the Cotton Famine (1861-1865).
Franco-British Seminar, The Sorbonne, Paris, 'The Comic Image 1820-1840 - The Death of Caricature?'
Romantic Illustration Network, British Academy, London, Plenary lecture at the first ‘Romantic Illustration’ AHRC funded project event. .
Paper at the ‘Comics and Visual Story-telling’ Seminar’, Parsons New School of Art and Design, New York, I gave a paper on the comic image in British print culture 1820-1840 to the long established and prestigious seminar set up by the graphic artist Ben Katchor.
Lecture to the Friends of the Wilson Art Gallery, Cheltenham, Chapel Art Gallery, Cheltenham, Public Lecture on Orlando Parry and Victorian caricature.
Cust Lecture, University of Nottingham, Plenary conference lecture on the comic image in Britain 1820-1840
TIGRE Research Seminar, Ecole National Superiore, Paris, Research seminar on Illustration in the 1820s and 1830s
Visiting speaker, Freiburg University, Invited to give lecture to undergraduate class and graduate seminar on Victorian periodicals.
Research Society for Victorian Periodicals, University of Missouri, Kansas City, USA, Gave a paper called ‘The Gallery of Comicalities – Graphic humour, the wood engraving and the development of the comic magazine 1820-1841’
Periodicals Through Glass - Working with 19th. Century Digital Periodicals, The Athenaum, London, Gave paper called 'Illustration and the Digital Periodical' to a one day conference on nineteenth century periodicals and digital approaches.
'Masterclass' on the history of prints 1800-1850, Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University, I led a three day residential class for a group of faculty members, graduate students and post-doctoral fellows drawn from both British and American universities.
Lecture on 'Abel Heywood - Manchester Print Entrepreneur', Quaker Meeting House, Manchester, Invited lecture to the Manchester Victorian Society.
Workshop on 'The Poetry of the Cotton Famine', Chetham's Library, Manchestetr, Co-organiser with Simon Rennie (Exeter) of a workshop related to AHRC bid for a project on poetry and the cotton famine.
Research Seminar, Exeter University, Gave paper called 'Imagining the Cockney University - popular poetry and cultural change 1820-1840'
One day conference in honour of David Vincent, Open University Centre, London, Invited plenary speaker in a panel on cultural history.
Annual conference of the European Society for Periodicals Research, Stickhom, I have been invited to give a plenary workshop on illustration and politics in the Victorian press.
Visiting lecturer, University of Miami, I spent four days at the University of Miami giving lectures to students, staff and the geneal public and spent some time in small group work with postgraduate students
AHRC Consultancy Workshop - "Lost Visions", Cardiff University, Invited to test a beta site for a new collaborative AHRC funded project between the University of Cardiff and the British Library tagging over 1 million images from the BL's Flickr account
'Print Culture' conference for post-graduate students with invited speakers., University of Ghent, As part of by Visiting Professor at Ghent I am asked to work with post-graduate students and attend events of this kind organised to support their work. This is the third occasion in the last two years that I have given papers and participated in such events
Lecture and seminars, Freeburg University, I have been asked to Freiburg by the 'Periodicals and History' Research Centre to give an open lecture and to lead seminars with post-graduate students in the Centre.
Western Canadian Victorian Studies Research Society, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, I was invited to Victoria to give an open lecture at Victoria University and a workshop at the conference.
Loyal Subversion? Caricatures from the Personal Union between Hanover and Great Britain, Wilhelm Busch Museum, Hanover, Plenary lecture at a conference on caricature, with a publication to follow.
Other Professional Activity:
Vice President Research Society for Victorian Periodicals 2015-2016. President elect 2016-2018
Research Grants Awarded:
Research Society for Victorian Periodicals Curran Fellowship, The Work of Robert Seymour and Print Culture in the 1830s, Grant value (£): 2,500, Duration of research project: One year