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Archive for September, 2012
CFP: Victorian Poetry: Form and Fashion
CFP: Victorian Poetry: Form and Fashion

Posted on behalf of John Lamb Victorian Poetry: Forms and Fashions A Conference in Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Victorian Poetry 19-20 April 2013 West Virginia University Please send 300-500 word proposals for papers and a 1-page c.v. via email to John.Lamb@mail.wvu.edu by 15 November 2012. Papers on any aspect of Victorian Poetry and Poetics are invited, […]

New Anthology of Victorian Prose
New Anthology of Victorian Prose

Congratulations to my UVic colleagues Lisa Surridge and Mary Elizabeth Leighton on the publication of their wonderful new Broadview Anthology of Victorian Prose, 1832-1901!    

The politics of review essays; or, Recent work on Victorian Women Poets

I’ve just completed my annual Year’s Work review essay in Victorian Poetry on women poets (excluding Christina Rossetti and Barrett Browning, who are each dealt with by other reviewers), to be published in the Fall of 2012, and considering criticism published in 2011. Writing academic review essays is a curious hybrid business, a mixture of providing […]