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Nineteenth-Century Literature (2019) 74 (3): 279–304.
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) 74 (2): 224–250.
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) 71 (1): 1–36.
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...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature (2008) 63 (3): 283–320.
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...