Romantic Circles was officially launched in November 1996 at the University of Maryland, College Park, and has been from the start a profoundly collaborative project. In 2018, the University of Colorado, Boulder, took over as publisher. Below we record the names of those who have played important roles in its development over the years.

Founding General Editors: Neil Fraistat, Steven E. Jones, Donald Reiman, Carl Stahmer

Former General Editors: Neil Fraistat, Steven E Jones, Donald Reiman, Carl Stahmer, Laura Mandell, Orrin N.C. Wang

Former Technical Editor: Laura Mandell

Founding and Previous Section Editors:

  • Electronic Editions: Tilar Mazzeo
  • Publications: Michael Gamer
  • Features: Elizabeth Fay, Alan Richardson, Michael Eberle-Sinatra, Laura Mandell
  • Scholarly Exchange: Jon Klancher Conferences: Jack Lynch, Michael Eberle-Sinatra
  • Praxis Series: Orrin N. C. Wang, John Morillo
  • Electronic Editions: Betty T. Bennett, Stuart Curran, Neil Fraistat, Steven E. Jones, Harriet Jump, Gary Kelly, Greg Kucich, Jerome J. McGann, Judith Pascoe, Donald H. Reiman, Charles E. Robinson, James Soderholm, Jack Stillinger, and Matt Kirschenbaum
  • Reviews: Jasper Cragwall, Jeffrey N. Cox, Charles Snodgrass, Jeffrey J. Ritchie, and Roger Whitson
  • Scholarly Resources: Morri Safran RC MOO (Villa Diodati): Carole F. Meyers, Mark Ledden, Ron Broglio
  • Romantic Circles High School: Steven E. Jones
  • Bibliographies: Kyle Grimes
  • Pedagogies: Laura Mandell, Ron Broglio, Tilar Mazzeo
  • RC Blog: Steven E. Jones
  • Gallery: Richard C. Sha

Founding Advisory Board: Betty T. Bennett, Nora Crook, Stuart Curran, P.M.S. Dawson, Michael Eberle-Sinatra, Elizabeth Fay, Michael Gamer, Nancy Moore Goslee, Jerrold Hogle, Harriet Jump, William Keach, Gary Kelly, Jon Klancher, Greg Kucich, Alan Liu, Jack Lynch, Peter J. Manning, Jerome J. McGann, Judith Pascoe, Tilottama Rajan, Alan Richardson, Charles E. Robinson, Nicholas Roe, Jack Stillinger, John Unsworth, Susan J. Wolfson, Carl Woodring.

Previous Site Design: Michael Quilligan, Carl Stahmer, Joseph Byrne Current

Site Design: Dave Rettenmaier, Jeffrey Moro Former

Former Site Managers: Jeffrey Moro, Kyle Bickoff, Michael Quilligan, Mike Duvall, Lisa Rhody, Ben Pekkanen, Kate Singer, Joseph Byrne, David Rettenmaier, Cayla Eagon, and T.J. McLemore