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PAST ISSUE
5:1
2012

Special Issue:

The Child in Neo-Victorian Arts and Discourse:

Renegotiating 19th Century Concepts of Childhood

Guest edited by: Anne Morey and Claudia Nelson

CONTENTS Pages  
     
Articles    
     

The Secret Sharer: The Child in Neo-Victorian Fiction

Anne Morey and Claudia Nelson

1-13 PDF
     

Cannibalised Girlhood in Richard Flanagan's Wanting

Tammy Ho Lai-Ming

14-37 PDF
     

Double Lives: Neo-Victorian Girlhood in the Fiction of Libba Bray and Nancy Springer

Sonya Sawyer Fritz

38-59 PDF
     

The Mad Child in the Attic: John Harding’s Florence & Giles

as a Neo-Victorian Reworking of The Turn of the Screw

Sandra Dinter

60-88 PDF
     

Why can’t you love me the way I am?”:

Fairy Tales, Girlhood, and Agency in Neo-Victorian Visions of Jane Eyre

Katie Kapurch

89-116 PDF
     

Proserpine

Anne Ryan Hanafin

117-124 PDF
     

Victorian Genres at Play:

Juvenile Fiction and The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

Lara Rutherford

125-151 PDF
     

Kidnapped Romance:

From Walter Scott to C. S. Lewis

Elsie B. Michie

152-174 PDF
     

“But I’m grown up now”:

Alice in the Twenty-First Century

Catherine Siemann

175-201 PDF
   

“Like Topsy, We Grow”: The Legacy of the Sentimental Domestic Novel

in Adoption Memoirs from Fifties America

Elisabeth Wesseling

202-233 PDF
     
Reviews/Review Essays
   

Family Tradition and Revision: Review of Marie-Luise Kohlke and Christian Gutleben (eds.),Neo-Victorian Families: Gender, Sexual and Cultural Politics

Sharon Aronofsky Weltman

234-240 PDF
     

Visions of New London:

Review of Tiffany Trent, The Unnaturalists

Amy L. Montz

241-246 PDF
     

“Can we just have a little break from being terrified?”

or the Dangerous Invention of Secret-Keeping:

Review of Eden Unger Bowditch’s The Atomic Weight of Secrets

Marie-Luise Kohlke

247-254 PDF
     
Announcements Page

255-289

PDF
     
Notes on Contributors 290-292 PDF
                                                                                                                                                                                               

 

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