Victorian Sensation Fiction

Written By Andrew Radford
Victorian Sensation Fiction
  • Publsiher : Palgrave MacMillan
  • Release : 25 July 2021
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  • Pages : 217 pages
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Victorian Sensation Fiction

Victorian Sensation Fiction
  • Author : Andrew Radford
  • Publisher : Palgrave MacMillan
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 217
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Summary : A concise and lucid overview of the key criticism -- from early reviews to twenty-first commentaries -- surrounding the popular genre of Victorian "sensation" fiction....

Victorian Sensation Fiction

Victorian Sensation Fiction
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2008-11-14
  • Total pages : 232
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Victorian Sensation Fiction

Victorian Sensation Fiction
  • Author : Jessica Cox
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2021-07-25
  • Total pages : 212
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Victorian Sensations

Victorian Sensations
  • Author : Kimberly Harrison,Richard Fantina
  • Publisher : Ohio State University Press
  • Release Date : 2006-01-01
  • Total pages : 278
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Summary : "Wildly popular with Victorian readers, sensation fiction was condemned by most critics for scandalous content and formal features that deviated from respectable Victorian realism. Victorian Sensations is the first collection to examine sensation fiction as a whole, showing it to push genre boundaries and resist easy classification. Comprehensive in scope, ...

From Wollstonecraft to Stoker

From Wollstonecraft to Stoker
  • Author : Marilyn Brock
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2014-01-10
  • Total pages : 220
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Summary : This collection of 13 essays examines the work of Victorian authors Wilkie Collins, M.E. Braddon, Letitia Elizabeth Landon, Mary Wollstonecraft, J. Sheridan Le Fanu, Bram Stoker, Charles Dickens, Robert Louis Stevenson, Elizabeth Gaskell, Henry James and Charlotte Brontë. Each essay explores their use of archetypal Gothic elements, such as dark ...

A Companion to Sensation Fiction

A Companion to Sensation Fiction
  • Author : Pamela K. Gilbert
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-06-20
  • Total pages : 680
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Summary : This comprehensive collection offers a complete introduction to one of the most popular literary forms of the Victorian period, its key authors and works, its major themes, and its lasting legacy. Places key authors and novels in their cultural and historical context Includes studies of major topics such as race, ...

The Cambridge Companion to Sensation Fiction

The Cambridge Companion to Sensation Fiction
  • Author : Andrew Mangham
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-10-17
  • Total pages : 253
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Summary : In 1859 the popular novelist Wilkie Collins wrote of a ghostly woman, dressed from head to toe in white garments, laying her cold, thin hand on the shoulder of a young man as he walked home late one evening. His novel The Woman in White became hugely successful and popularised a ...

Sensational Deviance

Sensational Deviance
  • Author : Heidi Logan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-07-06
  • Total pages : 278
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Summary : Sensational Deviance: Disability in Nineteenth-Century Sensation Fiction investigates the representation of disability in fictional works by the leading Victorian sensation novelists Wilkie Collins and Mary Elizabeth Braddon, exploring how disability acts as a major element in the shaping of the sensation novel genre and how various sensation novels respond to ...

Violent Women and Sensation Fiction

Violent Women and Sensation Fiction
  • Author : A. Mangham
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2007-08-16
  • Total pages : 247
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Summary : This book explores ideas of violent femininity across generic and disciplinary boundaries during the nineteenth century. It aims to highlight how medical, legal and literary narratives shared notions of the volatile nature of women. Mangham traces intersections between notorious legal trials, theories of female insanity, and sensation novels....

Neo Victorianism and Sensation Fiction

Neo Victorianism and Sensation Fiction
  • Author : Jessica Cox
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-11
  • Total pages : 251
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Summary : This book represents the first full-length study of the relationship between neo-Victorianism and nineteenth-century sensation fiction. It examines the diverse and multiple legacies of Victorian popular fiction by authors such as Wilkie Collins and Mary Elizabeth Braddon, tracing their influence on a range of genres and works, including detective fiction, ...

Creating character

Creating character
  • Author : Helena Ifill
  • Publisher : Manchester University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-02-28
  • Total pages : 240
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Summary : This book explores the ways in which the two leading sensation authors of the 1860s, Mary Elizabeth Braddon and Wilkie Collins, engaged with nineteenth-century ideas about personality formation and the extent to which it can be influenced either by the subject or by others. Innovative readings of seven sensation novels ...

Attention Span and Writing Process in Victorian Sensation Novels and Their Theatrical Adaptations

Attention Span and Writing Process in Victorian Sensation Novels and Their Theatrical Adaptations
  • Author : Leilani Serafin
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Total pages : 212
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Summary : Although the novel is often considered the dominant literary form during the Victorian period, it evolved in the context of the theater. This dissertation examines the popular genre of sensation fiction in relation to the many theatrical adaptations that sensation novels inspired. Sensation novels are famous for plot devices involving ...

Victorian Sensational Fiction

Victorian Sensational Fiction
  • Author : R. Fantina
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2009-12-21
  • Total pages : 205
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Summary : This book recovers the fiction of Charles Reade, who was among the best-known authors of the sensation fiction of the 1860s, as a body of work that anticipates recent trends in literary and cultural theory....

Feeling Clumsy Feeling Alien

Feeling Clumsy  Feeling Alien
  • Author : Gracie M. Bain
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 120
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Summary : "Feeling Clumsy, Feeling Alien: Gender and Affect in Victorian Sensation Fiction" explores the interactions between the shock of reading sensation fiction and the affective potential of the genre using Sara Ahmed's definition of the killjoy and the affect alien. The sensation genre, as explained in its name, is potentially useful ...

Victorian Sensations

Victorian Sensations
  • Author : Kimberly Harrison
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006-10-15
  • Total pages : 304
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Summary : Wildly popular with Victorian readers, sensation fiction was condemned by most critics for scandalous content and formal features that deviated from respectable Victorian realism. Victorian Sensations is the first collection to examine sensation fiction as a whole, showing it to push genre boundaries and resist easy classification. Comprehensive in scope, ...