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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734437–461 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.437
Published: 01 March 2019
...Kirstyn Leuner Kirstyn Leuner, “Novel Technologies: The Holyrood Chapel Diorama in James Hogg’s Confessions of a Justified Sinner ” (pp. 437–461) This essay argues that there is a diorama remediated within James Hogg’s experimental Scottish Gothic novel, The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734576–578 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.576
Published: 01 March 2019
... Holyrood Chapel Diorama in James Hogg s Confessions of a Justified Sinner 437 Reich, Noa. Seeing No Guiltless Minds : Inheritance and Liability in Wilkie Collins s Armadale 30 Schwartz, Jesse W. Dynamite Talk : William Dean Howells, Racial Socialism, and a Legal Theory of Literary Complicity 522 Seger...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 731122–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.1.122
Published: 01 June 2018
... travelogues featuring dioramas. The defami- liarizations of those images and references that Dickens achieves in his descriptions express his own discomfiture at a country both more intensely visual and more grotesque in its physical and social expres- sions than he anticipated. The Lazy Tour of Two Idle...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 7311–29 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.1.1
Published: 01 June 2018
... unsteady light explain away Pierre s hallucination as an inadvertent stage effect, reminis- cent of Daguerre s Diorama. This moment ironizes the romantic fantasy of spirit released from mere form, but it also gives renewed intensity to the question of how we find truths in pictures. The growing body of...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 711115–118 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.1.115
Published: 01 June 2016
... causes (one example, panoramas and dioramas whose history parallels the arc of the galleries Gilmore discusses, and bears as clear a relationship to the proto-cinematic verbal vistas in the novels of Charles Dickens, William Makepeace Thackeray, and Thomas Hardy as a portrait gallery does to their...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2014; 692262–265 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2014.69.2.262
Published: 01 September 2014
... critical consternation. Here, Buck- land s exploration of the nontextual channels through which science circulated panoramas, dioramas, exhibitions, and other forms of commercial sciencehelps reveal the different venues in which Dickens encountered geological ideas. Most interestingly, her focus on the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2011; 662170–194 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2011.66.2.170
Published: 01 September 2011
... Benjamin describes this subgenre as consist[ing] of individual sketches whose anecdotal form corresponded to the plastically arranged foreground of the dioramas, and whose documentary content corresponded to their painted background (Benjamin, Charles Baudelaire: A Lyric Poet in the Era of High...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2008; 633283–320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2008.63.3.283
Published: 01 December 2008
... photographic process, Louis Daguerre and Henry Fox Talbot, were both directly involved in picturesque practices and technologies. Daguerre was a landscape painter for the- ater imagery and dioramas before he invented the daguerreo- type. As an artist, he painted the fi rst public diorama in Paris in 1823, a...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2006; 612241–245 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2006.61.2.241
Published: 01 September 2006
... points of contact. Faber s memory and his biography, in which Italy became associated with sensuousness for this Calvinist, set the stage for Bullen s argument that the art of continental Europe in general . . . was embedded in British visual culture through popular engravings, dioramas, and the Grand...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2005; 60132–56 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2005.60.1.32
Published: 01 June 2005
... ROM ANCE 41 13 On the popularity of Mexican War dioramas during and immediately after the War, see Johannsen, To the Halls of the Montezumas, pp. 221 22. The same inexplicable succession of moods that had seized him in his woodland hermitage reasserts itself here as Cover- dale chooses to hover in...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1999; 54127–52 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2902996
Published: 01 June 1999
... with the linearity of documentarist historical culture but with the more vibrant popular culture of spectacle and display. And thus the adjuncts to Past and Present are not other texts but other pictures: daguerreotypes, paint- ings, lithographs, dioramas, panoramas, and scenography. Writ- ing during...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1994; 492245–247 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933983
Published: 01 September 1994
... Romantic preoccupation with the 'world seen' forms an integral part of the history of cinema." To carry out this program he also includes excursions into the spectators' response to the panoramas and dioramas in London during Wordsworth's lifetime (chap. 2), to paintings by Constable (chap. 3) and Caspar...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1994; 492247–249 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933984
Published: 01 September 1994
... but also that the Romantic preoccupation with the 'world seen' forms an integral part of the history of cinema." To carry out this program he also includes excursions into the spectators' response to the panoramas and dioramas in London during Wordsworth's lifetime (chap. 2), to paintings by Constable...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1994; 492221–244 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933982
Published: 01 September 1994
... of figures whirling to the tune of the monkey grinder). Eventually the frames within the house give way to those beyond it. When Clifford and Hepzibah board a train, for instance, they convert the passing scene into a diorama that they can watch safely seated behind the frame of a window. Ad Here I...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1993; 48144–73 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933940
Published: 01 June 1993
... "enchantment" and "magic" (p. 44) through a series of optical illusions that make "a picture, an image, or a shadow, so much more attractive than the original" (p. 45). Entertaining her with dioramas, daguerreotypes, and Rappaccini-like floral experiments, all of which are "mortifying failures" (p. 46), Aylmer...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1960; 153249–257 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2932462
Published: 01 December 1960
... wvith is diorama. The Jew, actually, as we shall see later, is Satan. And amid the group is the symbolically tail-chasing dog. "Ethan Brand" is unmistakably the story of a dead generation, 1Despite the fact that Hawthorne-if wve can presume him to be the narrator- calls Brand a fiend, he is not...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1958; 124304–314 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3044426
Published: 01 March 1958
...) carries on his back the burden of his sin, which is heavy we discover later because of a stone heart within, which 310 Nineteenth-Century Fiction may well be indicative of the blow struck at Christ-love, or the heart. The diorama is this burden and symbolically it is Ethan Brand, as its interior...