Victorian Studies

Victorian Studies
Volume 45, Number 2, Winter 2003


Contents

Articles

    O'Connor, Erin, 1968-
  • Preface for a Post-Postcolonial Criticism
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    Subject Headings:
    • Spivak, Gayatri Chakravorty. Three women's texts and a critique of imperialism.
    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
    • Postcolonialism.
    Dames, Nicholas, 1970-
  • Trollope and the Career: Vocational Trajectories and the Management of Ambition
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    Subject Headings:
    • Trollope, Anthony, 1815-1882 -- Criticism and interpretation.
    • Career development in literature.
    Ruth, Jennifer.
  • Between Labor and Capital: Charlotte Brontë's Professional Professor
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    Subject Headings:
    • Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855. Professor.
    • Teachers in literature.
    • Work in literature.

Review Essays

    Ruse, Michael.
  • The Changing Face of Darwinism
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    Subject Headings:
    • Appleman, Philip, 1926-, ed. Darwin: a Norton critical edition.
    • Secord, James A. Victorian sensation: the extraordinary publication, reception, and secret authorship of Vestiges of the natural history of creation.
    • Strick, James Edgar, 1956- Sparks of life: Darwinism and the Victorian debates over spontaneous generation.
    • Numbers, Ronald L., ed. Disseminating Darwinism: the role of place, race, religion, and gender.
    • Stenhouse, John, ed.
    • Evolution (Biology) -- History.
    • Chambers, Robert, 1802-1871. Vestiges of the natural history of creation.
    Stein, Richard L.
  • Recent Work in Victorian Urban Studies
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    Subject Headings:
    • Nead, Lynda. Victorian Babylon: people, streets, and images in nineteenth-century London.
    • Driver, Felix, ed. Imperial cities: landscape, display, and identity.
    • Gilbert, David, ed.
    • Parsons, Deborah L., 1973- Streetwalking the metropolis: women, the city, and modernity.
    • Rappaport, Erika Diane, 1963- Shopping for pleasure: women in the making of London's West End.
    • McLaughlin, Joseph, 1964- Writing the urban jungle: reading empire in London from Doyle to Eliot.
    • London (England) -- History -- 1800-1950.
    • City planning -- Europe -- History -- Congresses.

Book Reviews

    Price, Leah.
  • In Another Country: Colonialism, Culture, and the English Novel in India (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Joshi, Priya. In another country: colonialism, culture, and the English novel in India.
    • Indic fiction (English) -- History and criticism.
    Burton, Antoinette M., 1961-
  • George Eliot and the British Empire (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Henry, Nancy, 1965- George Eliot and the British Empire.
    • Eliot, George, 1819-1880 -- Views on imperialism.
    Katz, Wendy R. (Wendy Roberta), 1945-
  • Rereading the Imperial Romance: British Imperialism and South African Resistance in Haggard, Schreiner, and Plaatje (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Chrisman, Laura. Rereading the imperial romance: British imperialism and South African resistance in Haggard, Schreiner, and Plaatje.
    • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    Aguirre, Robert D.
  • Masters of All They Surveyed: Exploration, Geography, and a British El Dorado, and: Geography Militant: Cultures of Exploration and Empire (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Burnett, D. Graham. Masters of all they surveyed: exploration, geography, and a British El Dorado.
    • Driver, Felix. Geography militant: cultures of exploration and empire.
    • Cartography -- Guyana -- History -- 19th century.
    • Geography -- Philosophy.
    Melman, Billie.
  • Measuring Jerusalem: The Palestine Exploration Fund and British Interests in the Holy Land (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Moscrop, John James, 1949- Measuring Jerusalem: the Palestine Exploration Fund and British interests in the Holy Land.
    • Palestine Exploration Fund -- History.
    Spear, Jeffrey L.
  • An Empire on Display: English, Indian and Australian Exhibitions from the Crystal Palace to the Great War (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hoffenberg, Peter H., 1960- Empire on display: English, Indian and Australian exhibitions from the Crystal Palace to the Great War.
    • Exhibitions -- Great Britain -- History.
    Zimmerman, Virginia.
  • The Culture of English Geology, 1815-1851: A Science Revealed Through Its Collecting (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Knell, Simon J. Culture of English geology, 1815-1851: a science revealed through its collecting.
    • Geology -- England -- History -- 19th century.
    Knell, Simon J.
  • Victorian Sensation: The Extraordinary Publication, Reception, and Secret Authorship of Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Secord, James A. Victorian sensation: the extraordinary publication, reception, and secret authorship of Vestiges of the natural history of creation.
    • Chambers, Robert, 1802-1871. Vestiges of the natural history of creation.
    Sanders, Andrew, 1946-
  • W.M. Thackeray and the Mediated Text: Writing for the Periodicals in the Mid-Nineteenth Century (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Pearson, Richard, 1964- W.M. Thackeray and the mediated text: writing for the periodicals in the mid-nineteenth century.
    • Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863 -- Technique.
    Trodd, Anthea.
  • Unequal Partners: Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins and Victorian Authorship (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Nayder, Lillian. Unequal partners: Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins and Victorian authorship.
    • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Authorship.
    Bowen, John.
  • Dickens's Villains: Melodrama, Character, Popular Culture (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • John, Juliet, 1967- Dickens's villains: melodrama, character, popular culture.
    • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Characters -- Villains.
    Jaffe, Audrey.
  • The Cambridge Companion to the Victorian Novel (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • David, Deirdre, 1934-, ed. Cambridge companion to the Victorian novel.
    • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    Casteras, Susan P.
  • The Victorians and the Visual Imagination, and: Beyond the Frame: Feminism and Visual Culture, Britain 1850-1900 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Flint, Kate. Victorians and the visual imagination.
    • Cherry, Deborah. Beyond the frame: feminism and visual culture, Britain 1850-1900.
    • Visual perception.
    • Art, Modern -- 19th century -- Great Britain.
    Heffernan, James A. W.
  • The Oxford Companion to J.M.W. Turner (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Butlin, Martin, ed. Oxford companion to J.M.W. Turner.
    • Herrmann, Luke, ed.
    • Joll, Evelyn, 1925-, ed.
    • Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851.
    Pennybacker, Susan D. (Susan Dabney), 1953-
  • The Cambridge Urban History of Britain (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Clark, Peter, 1944-, ed. Cambridge urban history of Britain.
    • Daunton, M. J. (Martin J.), ed.
    • Cities and towns -- Great Britain -- History.
    Mays, Kelly J.
  • Hidden Hands: Working-Class Women and Victorian Social-Problem Fiction (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Johnson, Patricia E., 1951- Hidden hands: working-class women and Victorian social-problem fiction.
    • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    Brake, Laurel, 1941-
  • Women, Scholarship and Criticism: Gender and Knowledge, c.1790-1900 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bellamy, Joan, 1926-, ed. Women, scholarship and criticism: gender and knowledge, c.1790-1900.
    • Laurence, Anne, ed.
    • Perry, Gillian, ed.
    • English literature -- Women authors.
    Smith, Sherri Catherine.
  • Time Is of the Essence: Temporality, Gender, and the New Woman (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Murphy, Patricia, 1951- Time is of the essence: temporality, gender, and the New Woman.
    • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    Richardson, Angelique, 1970-
  • Women and British Aestheticism, and: The Forgotten Female Aesthetes: Literary Culture in Late-Victorian England (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Schaffer, Talia, 1968-, ed. Women and British aestheticism.
    • Psomiades, Kathy Alexis, 1963-, ed.
    • Schaffer, Talia, 1968- Forgotten female aesthetes: literary culture in late-Victorian England.
    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    Gubar, Marah, 1973-
  • Madder Music, Stronger Wine: The Life of Ernest Dowson, Poet and Decadent (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Adams, Jad. Madder music, stronger wine: the life of Ernest Dowson, poet and decadent.
    • Dowson, Ernest Christopher, 1867-1900.
    David, Deirdre, 1934-
  • Men in Wonderland: The Lost Girlhood of the Victorian Gentleman (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Robson, Catherine, 1962- Men in wonderland: the lost girlhood of the Victorian gentleman.
    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    Homans, Margaret, 1952-
  • The Spectacle of Intimacy: A Public Life for the Victorian Family (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Chase, Karen, 1952- Spectacle of intimacy: a public life for the Victorian family.
    • Levenson, Michael H. (Michael Harry), 1951-
    • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    Israel, Kali, 1962-
  • A Victorian Marriage: Mandell and Louise Creighton (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Covert, James Thayne. Victorian marriage: Mandell and Louise Creighton.
    • Creighton, M. (Mandell), 1843-1901.
    Vicinus, Martha.
  • Henry and Mary Ponsonby: Life at the Court of Queen Victoria (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Kuhn, William M. Henry and Mary Ponsonby: life at the court of Queen Victoria.
    • Ponsonby, Henry Frederick, Sir, 1825-1895.
    Fletcher, Ian Christopher.
  • The Cambridge Union and Ireland, 1815-1914 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Martin, Ged. Cambridge Union and Ireland, 1815-1914.
    • Debates and debating -- England -- Cambridge -- History.
    Maitzen, Rohan Amanda.
  • George Eliot and Victorian Historiography: Imagining the National Past, and: Memory and History in George Eliot: Transfiguring the Past (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • McCaw, Neil, 1969- George Eliot and Victorian historiography: imagining the national past.
    • Li, Hao, 1960- Memory and history in George Eliot: transfiguring the past.
    • Eliot, George, 1819-1880 -- Knowledge -- History.
    Tucker, Herbert F.
  • The Realms of Verse: English Poetry in a Time of Nation-Building (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Reynolds, Matthew. Realms of verse: English poetry in a time of nation-building.
    • English poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism.



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