Keats and History

Keats and History

by Nicholas Roe
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521039622

ISBN-13: 9780521039628

Pub. Date: 08/18/2007

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Keats and History overturns assumptions about the historical and political concerns of Keats>'s poems by bringing together exciting new work by British and American scholars. Thirteen essays address the historical dimensions of Keats>'s poems and letters, and open fresh perspectives on his achievement. Keats>'s writings are approached through politics, social history,

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Keats and History overturns assumptions about the historical and political concerns of Keats>'s poems by bringing together exciting new work by British and American scholars. Thirteen essays address the historical dimensions of Keats>'s poems and letters, and open fresh perspectives on his achievement. Keats>'s writings are approached through politics, social history, feminism, economics, historiography, stylistics, aesthetics, and mathematical theory.Keats and History will be welcomed by all those interested in English Romanticism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521039628
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/18/2007
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Notes on contributors; Preface and editor's acknowledgements; Abbreviations and a note on texts; 1. Introduction Nicholas Roe; 2. Keats enters history: autopsy, Adonais and the fame of Keats Susan J. Wolfson; 3. Keats, the critics and the politics of envy Martin Aske; 4. Charles Cowden Clarke's 'Cockney' commonplace book John Barnard; 5. History, self and gender in Ode to Psyche Daniel P. Watkins; 6. Isabella in the market-place: Keats and feminism Kelvin Everest; 7. Keats, fictionality and finance: The Fall of Hyperion Terence Allan Hoagwood; 8. 'When this warm scribe my hand': writing and history in Hyperion and The Fall of Hyperion Michael O'Neill; 9. Keats, history and the poets Vincent Newey; 10. Keats's commonwealth Nicholas Roe; 11. Keats, ekphrasis and history Theresa M. Kelley; 12. Keats's literary tradition and the politics of historiographical invention Greg Kucich; 13. Keats and the prison house of history Nicola Trott; 14. Writing numbers: Keats, Hopkins and the history of chance John Kerrigan; Index.

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