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British Settler Emigration in Print, 1832–1877

Jude Piesse

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198752967
eISBN:
9780191814433
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198752967.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, American, 19th Century Literature

This book examines the literary culture of Victorian mass settler emigration as it circulated across a broad range of contemporary periodicals. It argues that the Victorian periodical was an ... More


Introduction

Fariha Shaikh

in Nineteenth-Century Settler Emigration in British Literature and Art

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474433693
eISBN:
9781474449663
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474433693.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

During the nineteenth century hundreds of thousands of men, women and children left Britain in search of better lives in the colonies of Canada, Australia and New Zealand and in North America. This ... More


Introduction

Jude Piesse

in British Settler Emigration in Print, 1832–1877

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198752967
eISBN:
9780191814433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198752967.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, American, 19th Century Literature

The introduction establishes the case for the Victorian periodical’s status as an intrinsically mobile form, which had an unrivalled capacity to both register British settler emigration and moderate ... More


Settler Emigration in the Radical Press

Jude Piesse

in British Settler Emigration in Print, 1832–1877

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198752967
eISBN:
9780191814433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198752967.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, American, 19th Century Literature

This chapter examines settler emigration literature that circulated in the Victorian radical press. Its first section centres on Thomas Wheeler’s Chartist novel Sunshine and Shadow (1849), originally ... More


Novels of Serial Settlement

Jude Piesse

in British Settler Emigration in Print, 1832–1877

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198752967
eISBN:
9780191814433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198752967.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, American, 19th Century Literature

This chapter reappraises the Victorian novel’s intersections with settler emigration by reconceptualizing it as a topical serial text embedded in a wider periodical print culture. It argues that ... More


Conclusion

Jude Piesse

in British Settler Emigration in Print, 1832–1877

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198752967
eISBN:
9780191814433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198752967.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, American, 19th Century Literature

The conclusion restates the book’s thesis about the Victorian periodical’s capacity to register and mediate settler emigration and reviews its wider implications. It argues that the significant ... More


Motion, Migration, and Periodical Form

Jude Piesse

in British Settler Emigration in Print, 1832–1877

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198752967
eISBN:
9780191814433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198752967.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, American, 19th Century Literature

This chapter argues that the Victorian periodical constituted an inherently mobile form, which was uniquely well equipped to register emigration. The first section explores the periodical’s ... More


Dreaming across Oceans: Emigration and Nation at Christmas

Jude Piesse

in British Settler Emigration in Print, 1832–1877

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198752967
eISBN:
9780191814433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198752967.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, American, 19th Century Literature

This chapter examines Victorian periodical Christmas stories about emigration. It argues that this highly popular literature was essentially cohesive in nature and utilized the medium of print to ... More


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