Victorian Photography, Literature, and the Invention of Modern Memory: Already the Past

Victorian Photography, Literature, and the Invention of Modern Memory: Already the Past

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781474263085
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 04/20/2017
Series: Photography, History: History, Photography Series
Pages: 200
Product dimensions: 6.79(w) x 9.78(h) x 0.68(d)

About the Author

Jennifer Green-Lewis is Associate Professor of English at the George Washington University in Washington, DC, and a regular faculty member of the Bread Loaf School of English, at Middlebury College, Vermont.

Table of Contents

List of Figures
Acknowledgments

Foreword: Afterlight

Introduction: 'Stars from an empty sky'

Part One: The Photograph in Time
1: Photography in the Age of Oblivion
2: 'Already the Past': The Backward Glance of Victorian Photography
3: Having Been: Photography and the Texture of Time

Part Two: The Photograph as Time
4: Literary Memory and Victorian Stylistics
5: Modernism's Photographic Past
6: At Home in the Nineteenth Century

Bibliography
Index

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