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The Afterlives of Walter Scott: Memory on the Move

Ann Rigney

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199644018
eISBN:
9780191738784
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644018.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Using street-names referring to Waverley and Abbotsford as a starting point, this book explains how the work of Walter Scott (1771-1832) became an all-pervasive point of reference for cultural memory ... More


Dante in the Long Nineteenth Century: Nationality, Identity, and Appropriation

Aida Audeh and Nick Havely (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199584628
eISBN:
9780191739095
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584628.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, Poetry

This book offers an account of Dante's reception in a wide range of media: visual art, literature, theatre, cinema, and music, from the late eighteenth century through to the early twentieth. It thus ... More


Introduction

Ann Rigney

in The Afterlives of Walter Scott: Memory on the Move

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199644018
eISBN:
9780191738784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644018.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The Introduction outlines the cultural significance of Scott’s work from the perspective of recent discussions in the field of cultural memory studies particularly as these relate to the relationship ... More


Introduction

Aida Audeh and Nick Havely

in Dante in the Long Nineteenth Century: Nationality, Identity, and Appropriation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199584628
eISBN:
9780191739095
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584628.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, Poetry

This introductory chapter sets out the focus of the book, Dante's reception in a wide range of media — visual art, literature, theatre, cinema, and music — during that ‘long nineteenth century’. The ... More


Funding Literary Enterprise and Publishing in Ireland

Gillian McIntosh

in The Oxford History of the Irish Book, Volume V: The Irish Book in English, 1891-2000

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199249114
eISBN:
9780191803383
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199249114.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter examines the evolution and development of state financial support for publishing in the Irish Republic and Northern Ireland from World War II to the close of the twentieth century. ... More


Modernization and the Organic Society

John Kucich

in The Oxford History of the Novel in English: Volume 3: The Nineteenth-Century Novel 1820-1880

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199560615
eISBN:
9780191803499
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199560615.003.0021
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This notion that society is — or should be — an organic unit, composed of highly differentiated individuals working together harmoniously for the common good has a long history in English culture. ... More


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