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Estudos literários: c 1800 a c 1900 (500)

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Byron's Romantic Celebrity
Byron's Romantic Celebrity
T. Mole
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This book offers a new history and theory of modern celebrity. It argues that celebrity is a cultural apparatus that emerged in response to the Romantic industrialization of print and culture. It investigates the often strained interactions of artist...
Charles Dickens and the Sciences of Childhood
Charles Dickens and the Sciences of Childhood
K. Boehm
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This book takes a fresh look at childhood in Dickens' works and in Victorian science and culture more generally. It offers a new way of understanding Dickens' interest in childhood by showing how his fascination with new scientific ideas about childh...
Children and Theatre in Victorian Britain
Children and Theatre in Victorian Britain
A. Varty
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:The cult of the child performer was a significant emergence of the Victorian age. Fierce public debate and lasting legislation grew out of the conflict between a desire for juvenile display and a determination to stop exploitation. This study explore...
Children's Literature and Capitalism
Children's Literature and Capitalism
C. Parkes
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:After the first phase of industrialization in Britain, the child emerged as both a victim of and a threat to capitalism. This book explores the changing relationship between the child and capitalist society in the works of some of the most important ...
Children's Literature, Popular Culture, and Robinson Crusoe
Children's Literature, Popular Culture, and Robinson...
A. O'Malley
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:This study of the afterlife of Robinson Crusoe offers insights into the continued popularity and relevance of Crusoe's story and how modern conceptions of childhood are shaped by nostalgia and ideas of 'the popular'. Examining many adaptations in a v...
Christina Rossetti's Faithful Imagination
Christina Rossetti's Faithful Imagination
D. Roe
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This new study focuses on the critically neglected area of Rossetti's devotional poetry and her prose, offering a critical intervention in the feminist construction of an important Victorian woman poet.
City and Nation in the Italian Unification
City and Nation in the Italian Unification
Mahnaz Yousefz...
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:This study of the first national festival of modern Italy historically reconstructs the event, using a mass of un-catalogued and unpublished documents left by the organizers, which positions the Centenary as a platform upon which an alternative defin...
Class and the Canon
Class and the Canon
K. Blair; M. G...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Examining how labouring-class poets constructed themselves and were constructed by critics as part of a canon, and how they situated their work in relation to contemporaries and poets from earlier periods, this book highlights the complexities of lab...
Coleridge and the Crisis of Reason
Coleridge and the Crisis of Reason
R. Berkeley
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This exciting new study examines Coleridge's understanding of the Pantheism Controversy - the crisis of reason in German philosophy - revealing the context informing Coleridge's understanding of German thinkers. It establishes the central importance ...
Coleridge and the Daemonic Imagination
Coleridge and the Daemonic Imagination
G. Leadbetter
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:Through politics, religion and his relationship with Wordsworth, the book builds to a new interpretation of the poems where Coleridge's daemonic imagination produces its myths: The Ancient Mariner, Kubla Khan and Christabel . Re-reading the origins o...
Coleridge and the Nature of Imagination
Coleridge and the Nature of Imagination
D. Ward
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Examining a range of Coleridge's writings, this book uses recent scientific research to understand how we have evolved to make mental representations of the counterfactual, how such transformative essays in Imagination have enabled humans to survive,...
Coleridge and the Romantic Newspaper
Coleridge and the Romantic Newspaper
Heidi Thomson
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book examines how Coleridge staged his private woes in the public space of the newspaper. It looks at his publications in the Morning Post, which first published one of his most famous poems, Dejection. An Ode. It reveals how he found a socially...