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Victorian Poetry and the Culture of Evaluation
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Clara Dawson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-27 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Victorian Poetry and the Culture of Evaluation argues that the dialectic and dynamic relationship between the periodical review and poetry creates a culture of evaluation which shapes Victorian poetic form. The mediation of poetry by the periodical review orients poets towards public readership and reception, heightening their self-consciousness about their
Victorian Poetry and the Culture of Evaluation
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Clara Dawson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-27 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Victorian Poetry and the Culture of Evaluation argues that the dialectic and dynamic relationship between the periodical review and poetry creates a culture of evaluation which shapes Victorian poetic form. The mediation of poetry by the periodical review orients poets towards public readership and reception, heightening their self-consciousness about their
Translation as Transformation in Victorian Poetry
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Annmarie Drury
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-05 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Translation as Transformation in Victorian Poetry illuminates the dynamic mutual influences of poetic and translation cultures in Victorian Britain, drawing on new materials, archival and periodical, to reveal the range of thinking about translation in the era. The results are a new account of Victorian translation and fresh readings both
The Victorians and the Eighteenth Century
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Saintsbury Professor of English Literature Francis O'Gorman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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Women's Poetry and Religion in Victorian England
Language: en
Pages: 275
Authors: Cynthia Scheinberg
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-05-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Victorian women poets lived in a time when religion was a vital aspect of their identities. Cynthia Scheinberg examines Anglo-Jewish (Grace Aguilar and Amy Levy) and Christian (Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Christina Rossetti) women poets, and argues that there are important connections between the discourses of nineteenth-century poetry, gender and