Students may want to learn more about various genres and formats of romance writing. Here are some resources focused on these topics:
All About Romance. The oldest review blog in the industry.
Romance Fiction Has a History. A blog and compilation of resources.
A Brief History of the Romance Novel by Amanda Pagan, Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library
The History of Romance Novels, A Billion Dollar Industry (Literary Hub)
The Production of Three-Volume Novels in Britain, 1863-1897 by Troy J. Bassett (You will likely need to authenticate with netid and password to get to the JSTOR article or find the pdf here.)
American Dime Novels, 1860-1915 (Historical Association)
Georgette Heyer, definitive fan website
The Lesbian Pulp Fiction That Saved Lives by Natasha Frost (Atlas Obscura)
Pulp Fiction for Gay Men, a description of this genre and our collection.
Romantic Times, wikipedia site with a helpful summary and list of links including one to the letter from the founder of RT announcing the end of the publication.
How to Make a Zine. A quick guide to zines and zine making.