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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. 2015; 703413–416 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2015.70.3.413
Published: 01 December 2015
...Zarena Aslami © 2015 by The Regents of the University of California 2015 Aaron Worth , Imperial Media: Colonial Networks and Information Technologies in the British Literary Imagination, 1857–1918 . Columbus : Ohio State University Press , 2014 . Pp. viii + 146. $49.95 . observes...
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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
... transcendence but grounds that transcendence in the natural landscape and a physical symbol of modern technology, establishing a conceptual legacy that informs not only second-generation transcendentalism, but also and unexpectedly, Golden Age children’s literature of the late nineteenth and early twentieth...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 731119–122 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.1.119
Published: 01 June 2018
...: can we? Dehn Gilmore California Institute of Technology NATHALIE VANFASSE, La plume et la route: Charles Dickens, e´crivain-voyageur. Aix-en-Provence: Presses Universitaires de Provence, 2017. Pp. 295. 20 paper. Thanks in large part to the work of Michael Slater and John Drew, we now have print and...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744562–563 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.562
Published: 31 March 2020
... Series. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2019. Pp. xii þ 278. $45. 562 Igarashi , Yohei . The Connected Condition: Romanticism and the Dream of Communication. Stanford Text Technologies Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2020. Pp. xii þ 237. $60. Jewusiak , Jacob. Aging, Duration...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744473–501 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.473
Published: 31 March 2020
..., made more real by human techne, and manifesting a supreme wholeness, impervious to the traumas of domestication, pollution, and degradation. Nothing disfigures 20 See also Roger Ebbatson, Landscape and Machine: Hardy, Jefferies and the Question of Technology, Writing Technologies, 2, no. 2 (2009...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744502–534 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.502
Published: 31 March 2020
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2015; 702194–220 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2015.70.2.194
Published: 01 September 2015
... encoded. Calling upon an array of cultural documents including songsheets, poems, fiction, and technical commentary, I suggest that “A Word Out of the Sea” condenses a singular moment in American intellectual life wherein the widespread deployment of telegraphic technology honed much interest in the...
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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
... cemetery companies as a solution to their interment 26 Poovey offered the term the sanitary idea to describe this ideology, which she defined as a dense network of interdependent theories, technologies, and political disputes emerging in the 1830s and 1840s that constituted the conditions of...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742141–166 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.141
Published: 01 September 2019
... Dawkins, having almost drowned, the language of technologization and industrializa- tion describes his predicament: I had, I verily believed, the paddle-wheel of a steamboat in my head, and I conceived there was an iron-foundry in my lungs and heart (Sheppard Lee, p. 102). Moreover, these metaphors...
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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
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 741120–123 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.120
Published: 01 June 2019
...: Techno- cratic Fiction, Faith, and Empire in Mark Twain s America. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2018. Pp. xiv þ 206. $44.95. The relationship between technology and reli- gion has long been recognized by scholars as a central preoccupation of nineteenth-century writing. Nathaniel Williams s...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2014; 693397–401 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2014.69.3.397
Published: 01 December 2014
... theories and a new shape for art criticism. There is also a redolent air of missed opportunity here, however, and the book s refusal to participate in full ways in scholarly dialogue makes it too easy to refuse its own scholarly claims. Dehn Gilmore California Institute of Technology Caleb Smith , The...
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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
... Psychology of Victorian Buddhism and Rudyard Kipling s Kim 227 LaPorte, Charles, and Sebastian Lecourt. Introduction: Nineteenth-Century Literature, New Religious Movements, and Secularization 147 Lecourt, Sebastian. See LaPorte, Charles, and Sebastian Lecourt Leuner, Kirstyn. Novel Technologies: The...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 733412–415 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.3.412
Published: 01 December 2018
... Muybridge redefined pre-canal Panama as a site between, a disjointed locale serving a technologically driven modernity geared to global movement and speed (p. 5). Aguirre treats the construction of the railroad across the Panama isthmus in the 1850s, which radically shortened the journey between the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 733379–398 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.3.379
Published: 01 December 2018
... Media: Colonial Networks and Information Technologies in the British Literary Imagination, 1857–1918 [Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press, 2014], p. 46). 13 See Patrick Brantlinger, Review of Imperial Media: Colonial Networks and Information Technologies in the British Literary Imagination, 1857...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 732227–259 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.2.227
Published: 01 September 2018
... L. Matus, Shock, Memory and the Unconscious in Victorian Fiction (Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2009); Nicholas Royle, Telepathy and Literature: Essays on the Reading Mind (Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1991); Pamela Thurschwell, Literature, Technology and Magical Thinking, 232 nineteenth-century...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 731144–146 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.1.144
Published: 01 June 2018
... Institute of Technology, is the author of The Victorian Novel and the Space of Art: Fictional Form on Display (2014). She is currently at work on two book projects: Large as Life and Twice as Real: The Victorians Dispropor- tionate Reality and The Schusters: The History of a Liberal Family Joshua...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 731127–130 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.1.127
Published: 01 June 2018
... print, books, new technologies, and so on, annihilating space, time, and whatever else often to facili- tate techno-determinist arguments in which human history faces an unending series of unprecedented transformations courtesy of this or that gadget. The aspect of Whitman s Drift I most...
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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
... enfranchisement (p. 233). The Victorians could not quite figure the requirements for all of this out. Hartley s provocative and probing study makes me wonder: can we? Dehn Gilmore California Institute of Technology NATHALIE VANFASSE, La plume et la route: Charles Dickens, e´crivain-voyageur. Aix-en-Provence...