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CFP: Object Lessons: The Victorians and the Material Text

Cahiers Victoriens et Edouardiens Object Lessons: The Victorians and the Material Text  A special issue edited by Mary Elizabeth Leighton and Lisa Surridge Building on Caroline Levine’s 2006 call for a new “strategic formalism,” this special Fall 2016 issue of Cahiers Victoriens et Edouardiens ( will feature ten to fifteen articles that foreground the relation […]

Forthcoming: The Encyclopedia of Victorian Literature

Special Issue of Victorian Poetry on the Victorian Ballad

Call for Papers for Victorian Poetry Special Issue: Ballads (Winter 2016) Edited by Letitia Henville, University of Toronto This special issue investigates one of the most collected and categorized poetic genres of the Victorian period: the ballad. While ballad collecting dates back to Samuel Pepys in the seventeenth century and Bishop Percy in the eighteenth, […]

CFP: The Uses of Religion in 19th Century Studies