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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2013; 683423–426 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2013.68.3.423
Published: 01 December 2013
...Katherine Bergren © 2013 by The Regents of the University of California 2013 Scott Hess , William Wordsworth and the Ecology of Authorship: The Roots of Environmentalism in Nineteenth-Century Culture . : University of Virginia Press , 2012 . Pp. xii + 290. $55 cloth; $27.50 paper...
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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
...Scott Hess This essay argues that William Wordsworth's poetry constructs a subject position analogous to that of the photographic viewer: hence, a photographic subjectivity. Critics have often read Wordsworth's writing as opposing imagination against visibility and mimetic realism. Many of 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
...Katherine E. Blake Katherine E. Blake “Urban Burial Reform in William Wordsworth’s ‘Village Churchyard’” (pp. 279–304) This essay looks at the relationship between space and class in nineteenth-century English burials in order to shed new light on William Wordsworth’s Essays upon Epitaphs (1810...
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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
...Scott Hess Scott Hess, “Walden Pond as Thoreau’s Landscape of Genius” (pp. 224–250) This essay explores how Henry David Thoreau’s identification with Walden Pond was influenced by the nineteenth-century discourse of the literary landscape and by William Wordsworth’s association with the English...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 7111–36 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.1.1
Published: 01 June 2016
...Jamison Kantor Jamison Kantor, “‘Say, What is Honor?’: Wordsworth and the Value of Honor” (pp. 1–36) Instead of reading the poetry of William Wordsworth’s “great decade” (1798–1808) as a struggle between nature and Milton, Rousseau and Burke, or history and the imagination, this essay suggests that...
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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
... © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California 2020 Index to Volume 74 Pagination of the Volume is as follows: June, pp. 1 140; September, pp. 141 278; December, pp. 279 414; March, pp. 415 569. ARTICLES Blake, Katherine E. Urban Burial Reform in William Wordsworth s Village...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744415–447 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.415
Published: 31 March 2020
... Mother and Daughter: A Tale (1805). Romantic poets, in contrast, engage stillbirth as a metaphor to express the failure of the imagination. In William Wordsworth s The Thorn (1798) and Samuel Taylor Coleridge s Kubla Khan (1817), indirect references to stillborn children symbolize the inability of...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743412–413 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.412
Published: 01 December 2019
... representations of the monument as a vehicle for literary legacy in the works of William Shakespeare and William Wordsworth. She has published on the intersection of memory discourse and the art of government in Shakespeare. ILANA M. BLUMBERG, Senior Lecturer in the Department of English Literature and...
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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
... he is turned adrift, homeless, pennyless, and alone, but free. 2 Victor s circumstances approximate the deracinated subject of an emergent economic liberalism, a version of the freedom of mobilization that came into focus between John Bunyan and William Wordsworth.3 They look ahead, too, to the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742276–278 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.276
Published: 01 September 2019
... English and Environmental Sustainability at Earlham College, is the author of William Wordsworth and the Ecology of Authorship: The Roots of Environmentalism in Nineteenth-Century Culture (2012). His essay The Romantic Work of Genius: Author, Nature, Nation and the Genial Criticism of Samuel Taylor...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742266–270 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.266
Published: 01 September 2019
... over the book s economical hundred-plus pages, each chapter a different sign of the apocalypse s deflation. Last Things ranges widely and persua- sively among writers and artists past and present, intermingling usual suspects (Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Immanuel Kant, William Godwin, William Wordsworth...
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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
...: Shelley as Translator and Prose Poet, in The Unfamiliar Shelley, ed. Alan M. Weinberg and Timothy Webb (Farnham: Ashgate, 2009), p. 246. shelley s self-love 9 ineffable rather than merely the unknown. With the adverb manifestly, Shelley also echoes the moment in William Wordsworth s The Prelude (1799...
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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
... technology. Drawing on the work of Charles Taylor and William E. Connolly, I argue that this complex ref- erential nature allows Thoreau both to explore and to explicate a theory of what we might call, with Connolly, radical im- manence, or an immanent perspectival and experiential frame in which the new...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734554–558 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.554
Published: 01 March 2019
... William Wordsworth also memorializing the Greens. Perhaps presuming familiarity with this publication history, Cheng concentrates on ques- tions of why and how De Quincey appropriated Dorothy s prose, referring us only to the 1890 publication of The Collected Writings of Thomas De Quincey in her footnotes...
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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
... she herself was while she lived. 18 In her novel, she describes Catherine in similar fashion, as one that 17 In Hester Oliphant re-creates the history of William Blackwood & Sons in Ver- non s bank, which is founded in the early decades of the nineteenth century, passes from one generation of the...
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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
... identified a distinctive ethical quality in Pater s writings and ideas, and have variously defined that quality. Ruth C. Child, for example, defines it as a purifying and spiritualizing idealism; U. C. Knoepflmacher and Hilary Fraser as a secular form of religion; Matthew Potolsky and William Shuter as an...
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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
... to James Hogg, Ian Duncan describes Hogg s Romantic achievement as experiment, akin to William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge s Lyrical Ballads (1798, 1802), Walter Scott s Waverley (1814), and Mary Shelley s Frankenstein (1818) in boldness, ingenuity, and impact.23 One of the paramount...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 733326–352 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.3.326
Published: 01 December 2018
... and nineteenth centuries, when French philosophers and British Romantic poets alike turned to children as representatives of the divine. Jean-Jacques Rousseau, William Wordsworth, and William Blake, for instance, saw children as closer to God and nature than their adult counterparts, a view best...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 732147–160 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.2.147
Published: 01 September 2018
... (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2006); Colin Jager, The Book of God: Secularization and Design in the Romantic Era (Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2007); William R.McKelvy, The English Cult of Literature: Devoted Readers, 1774 1880 (Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia Press, 2007); and Sara...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 724542–545 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.72.4.542
Published: 01 March 2018
... ones.) As these three theses make clear, the stakes of this volume reside firmly in ecocriticism, and not in affect studies. Readers interested in Romantic-era writers besides William Wordsworth may also be disap- pointed, for although the subject would seem to be the Wordsworth circle what the...