Victorian Sensational Fiction: The Daring Work of Charles Reade

Victorian Sensational Fiction: The Daring Work of Charles Reade

by R. Fantina

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349382774
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 01/29/2010
Edition description: 1st ed. 2010
Pages: 205
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Richard Fantina is Professor of Graduate Studies at the Union Institute & University. His most recent book is the co-edited collection (with Kimberly Harrison), Victorian Sensations: Essays on a Scandalous Genre. He is also the author of Ernest Hemingway: Machismo and Masochism.

Table of Contents

Introduction Sensation Fiction and the Emergence of the Victorian Literary Field Saying 'No' to Power: It is Never Too Late to Mend and Hard Cash Sex and Sexuality, Gender and Transgender Sensational Paradigms: Reade's Griffith Gaunt and Braddon's Aurora Floyd Reade, Race and Colonialism Coda: Recovering Reade

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