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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2010; 644494–520 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2010.64.4.494
Published: 01 March 2010
... politics of sympathy.4 i argue, however, that animals play two divergent roles in Victorian literature: they can be figures in a radically of the universe (Millgate, Thomas Hardy: A Biography Revisited [New York: oxford Univ. Press, 2004], p. 254). Millgate suggests that kindness comes of pessimism, and...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2012; 672204–233 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2012.67.2.204
Published: 01 September 2012
... California Press's Rights and Permissions website, at http://www.ucpress.edu/journals/rights.htm . 2012 George Eliot Middlemarch subjectivity in Eliot's novels sympathy in literature thermodynamics George Eliot s Fine Excess : Middlemarch, Energy, and the Afterlife of Feeling M ICHA E L...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744567–569 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.567
Published: 31 March 2020
... Churchyard 279 Blumberg, Ilana M. Sympathy or Religion? George Eliot and Christian Conversion 360 Conrad, Eric. The Poet as Printer s Fist: Walt Whitman s Indicative Hand 54 Davis, Clark. Very, Garrison, Thoreau: Variations on the Antebellum Passive 332 Floyd, Courtney A. Always the same unrememberable...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744448–472 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.448
Published: 31 March 2020
... transac- tions that have been discussed in terms of fetishism, a pseudo- religious cult of sacred relics, or sentimental collaborations, and in each instance used by critics to probe and refine our understanding of the nature of Stowe s sentimentalism.1 While Nineteenth-Century Literature, Vol. 74, No...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743360–387 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.360
Published: 01 December 2019
...Ilana M. Blumberg Ilana M. Blumberg, “Sympathy or Religion? George Eliot and Christian Conversion” (pp. 360–387) This essay argues that a postsecular moment requires our return to George Eliot to consider anew the relations between religion and secularity. Looking at her early works, in particular...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743279–304 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.279
Published: 01 December 2019
... guide- lines for an austere poetic form, William Wordsworth s Essays upon Epitaphs (published 1810, 1876) reveals crucial insights into cultural beliefs about death and memorialization in their moment.1 Kurt Fosso analyzes Nineteenth-Century Literature, Vol. 74, No. 3, pp. 279 304, ISSN: 0891-9356...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743305–331 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.305
Published: 01 December 2019
... my coun- trymen, and subdued to fertility by their labours, the earth s very Nineteenth-Century Literature, Vol. 74, No. 3, pp. 305 331, ISSN: 0891-9356, online ISSN: 1067- 8352, © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all requests for permission to...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742274–275 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.274
Published: 01 September 2019
...: Princeton University Press, 2019. Pp. x þ 358. $29.95. Noble , Mar ianne . Rethinking Sympathy and Human Contact in Nineteenth-Century American Literature: Hawthorne, Douglass, Stowe, Dickin- son.CambridgeStudies inAmericanLiteratureandCultureSeries.Cam- bridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019. Pp. viii þ...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742251–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.251
Published: 01 September 2019
...: Persons, Ani- mals, and the Victorian Novel. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2018. Pp. viii þ 219. $90 cloth; $30 paper. If Victorian novels are about power, subjectiv- ity, sympathy, and community, how can we have overlooked the ani- mals that frolic, swarm, and labor in their pages? Ivan Kreilkamp...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742224–250 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.224
Published: 01 September 2019
..., over the course of the nineteenth century, in which authors and their genius became strongly associated with particular places. Thoreau was deeply familiar with this trope of the literary landscape, and it impacted both Nineteenth-Century Literature, Vol. 74, No. 2, pp. 224 250, ISSN: 0891-9356, online...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742199–223 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.199
Published: 01 September 2019
... third vol- ume of her text, Monsieur Paul swiftly becomes the narrative s center of gravity: his comings-and-goings are the principal gossip of the school, and he is quickly elevated to the role of Lucy s romantic interest. Indeed, early in the third volume, as Nineteenth-Century Literature, Vol. 74, No...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 741129–132 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.129
Published: 01 June 2019
... human physiology and tech- nological developments in communication, Miller s book makes important contributions to the fields of literature and science and of media history. To scholarly conversations on nineteenth-century media, Miller brings necessary insight into the extent to which print (though...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 7411–29 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.1
Published: 01 June 2019
... began. The case for Shelley s narcissism has a long history, and its evidence is clear.2 For Shelley, love is Nineteenth-Century Literature, Vol. 74, No. 1, pp. 1 29, ISSN: 0891 9356, online ISSN: 1067 8352, © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. Please direct all...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 741123–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.123
Published: 01 June 2019
... of Provincial Literature: Aesthetics and the Transatlantic Book Trade, 1800 1850 (Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylva- nia Press, 2015), and my own Romantic Globalism: British Literature and Modern World Order, 1750 1830 (Columbus: The Ohio State Univ. Press, 2014). Manu Samriti Chander s first book...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 74130–53 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.30
Published: 01 June 2019
...Courtney A. Floyd Courtney A. Floyd, “‘Always the same unrememberable revelation’: Thoreau’s Telegraph Harp, the Development of an Immanent Romantic Secularism, and Golden Age Children’s Literature” (pp. 30–53) In this essay, I analyze Henry David Thoreau’s references to and use of the telegraph...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 74187–111 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.87
Published: 01 June 2019
... of Perfection: On Ethics and Reading in Nineteenth-Century British Literature (2008) Writers about influence have tended to privilege agency, as when Harold Bloom declares that poetic history . . . is held to be indistin- guishable from poetic influence, since strong poets make that history by...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734486–521 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.486
Published: 01 March 2019
... Romantic Morality p. 14; and Suzy Anger, Victorian Interpretation (Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press, 2005), p. 113. For skeptical accounts of Pater s ethics of sympathy, see Shmiefsky, A Study in Aesthetic Relativism ; and Sarah Townley, Rewriting Paterian Sympathy: Vernon Lee and Elitist Empathy, Literature...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734565–568 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.565
Published: 01 March 2019
...Robert Leigh Davis © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 Sari Altschuler , The Medical Imagination: Literature and Health in the Early United States . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2018 . Pp, viii + 301. $55 . a commodity (p. 246) and that...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734522–550 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.522
Published: 01 March 2019
... only illuminates the ability of socially concerned literature to transmit these thrills of respectful pity to readers, but he also as both a writer of magazine fiction and an editor at Harper s acknowledges the ability of print materials to circulate this intelligent sympathy more broadly...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 733433–435 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.3.433
Published: 01 December 2018
... the author of George Eliot, European Novelist (2011). He is editor of the Oxford Reader s Companion to George Eliot (2000) and George Eliot and 434 nineteenth-century literature Europe (1997). His article George Eliot (1819 1880): Reality and Sympathy appeared in in The Cambridge Companion to...