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Legacies of romanticism : literature, culture, aesthetics / edited by Carmen Casaliggi and Paul March-Russell.

Publication:
New York : Routledge, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 304 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Series:
Routledge studies in romanticism ; 17
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Subjects:
English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Romanticism -- Great Britain.
Aestheticism (Literature).
Aesthetics, British.
Art and literature -- Great Britain.
Postmodernism (Literature) -- Great Britain.
Postcolonialism in literature.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.).
Contents:
Early and mid-Victorian. Hazlitt as a gateway to nineteenth century ekphrasis: the quarrel with Reynolds revisited / Richard Read; Ruskin's Keats: a joy for ever (and its price in the market), "the mystery of life and its arts", and the resonance of the Severn Circle / Carmen Casaliggi; Anatomizing the "case": Shelley's The cenci, Browning's The ring and the book, and the origins of the dramatic monologue / Porscha Fermanis; Burney's wanderers and Bronté's silent revolts: revolution, vagrancy and gender / Muireann O'Cinneide
Late Victorian and Edwardian. Shelley's alchemy, Pater's transformations / Catherine Maxwell; The new pygmalions: idealism and disillusionment in Hazlitt's Liber amoris and Lee's Miss Brown / Patricia Pulham; Late Victorian responses to romanticism: Wordsworth, Wilde's poems and other inheritances / Ruth Robbins; Pole to Pole: romantic apocalypse at the Victorian fin de siècle / Matthew Bradley
Modernism and postmodernism. Louis MacNeice and the struggle for romantic identity / Madeleine Callaghan; The neo-romantic Wyndham Lewis / Paul March-Russell; Neo-romantic visionaries: picturing Britain in the Second World War / Stella Hockenhull; The last of the romantics? The accidental investigator in postmodern detective fiction / Stefania Ciocia
Postcolonialism and theoretical studies. "Dark interpretations": romanticism's ambiguous legacy in India / Daniel Sanjiv Roberts; Diaspora and its romanticism(s): the fiction of Bharati Mukherjee and Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni / Ellen Dengel-Janic; Romanticism and unhappiness: melancholy as a romantic legacy / Simon Swift; Present prophesy: the transformation of romantic rhetoric in and by new media / Joseph Tabbi.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-294) and index.
Contributor:
Casaliggi, Carmen.
March-Russell, Paul.
ISBN:
9780415890083 (hbk)
041589008X (hbk)
9780203110096 (ebk)
0203110099 (ebk)
OCLC:
741542124