English literature, nineteenth-century studies, Victorian Studies

Writing and Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century relaunched with new co-editor

We are pleased to announce the relaunch of Writing and Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century Edited by Professor J. B. Bullen (Kellogg College, Oxford) with new co-editor Associate Professor Charlotte Ribeyrol (Sorbonne Université, Paris) The long nineteenth century, extending from the Napoleonic Wars to the First World War, was a time of enormous change… Continue reading Writing and Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century relaunched with new co-editor

nineteenth-century studies, Victorian Studies, Young Scholars Competition

Winner of the 2017 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in Nineteenth-Century Studies

Peter Lang Oxford is delighted to announce the winner of the 2017 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in Nineteenth-Century Studies: WINNER Clare Stainthorp Constance Naden: Scientist, Philosopher, Poet    We are also pleased to announce the runner-up in the competition: RUNNER-UP Tai-Chun Ho Civilian Poets and Poetry of the Crimean Conflict: The War at Home… Continue reading Winner of the 2017 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in Nineteenth-Century Studies

English literature, Victorian Studies, Women's Studies

Anne Brontë and the Trials of Life published

The trials Anne Brontë experienced in her lifetime left her with a deep interest in the psychology of suffering. This study, which considers both her novels and her poetry, focuses on the exploration of suffering in her work by examining her anatomisation of the trials her characters face and the strategies they deploy to cope… Continue reading Anne Brontë and the Trials of Life published

Art, English literature, Victorian Studies

Book launch: The Colours of the Past in Victorian England

The Colours of the Past in Victorian England by Charlotte Ribeyrol will be launched on Thursday 20 October between 12pm and 2pm in the Sutro Room at Trinity College, Oxford. Nick Gaskill (Rutgers University) will be leading the round-table discussion. The experience of colour underwent a significant change in the second half of the nineteenth… Continue reading Book launch: The Colours of the Past in Victorian England

English literature

British Association for Victorian Studies

        Peter Lang will be attending the British Association for Victorian Studies annual conference at Royal Holloway, University of London, on 30 August 2013. Please come by our bookstand to see our latest publications in the field. We also welcome new proposals for our series Writing and Culture in the Long Nineteenth… Continue reading British Association for Victorian Studies