From 1820 to 1860, American Romanticism was based on aspects such as solitude, nature, individualism, nationalism, supernatural themes, imagination, and liberty. The different characteristics of Romanticism can relate to one or more of the other characteristics of American fiction.
Romanticism is broadly divided between the English and American schools of thought and is a term widely applied to literature, art, music and intellectualism. Your research topic could form a comparison between the two schools, with an emphasis on key players in literature or art in both cultures. Ask if the culture presented in the art is.