theme goes further than a few costumes as there will be Victorian
entertainment including steam engines and barrel organs as well as an authentic Victorian
Now in its 11th year, the Victorian
Society's biggest annual campaign encourages people across the UK to nominate Victorian
buildings in their area they feel are under threat, whether from neglect, insensitive redevelopment or even demolition.
All the articles collected in this volume comprise analyses of contemporary texts of different genres, ranging from novels and films to digital rewritings, which share a self-conscious engagement with diverse aspects of Victorian
discourses, but which also reflect upon how processes of repossession can shed light on how to make sense of our contemporary reality.
Oblivious to the popular appeal of Victorian
comedy and farce and their inherent potential for revealing the intricate links in the triangular relations between dramatists, society and spectators, scholars have until very recently been reticent to seriously consider Victorian
burlesque, an immensely popular form at the time but all too often ignored in academic criticism.
Cranbury, New Jersey-based Visionet Systems has formed a strategic relationship with Victorian
Finance, the company said.
The solution created for Victorian
, based on Visionet's VisiLoanReview (VLR) Platform, will save Victorian
approximately 30 minutes per loan file and will virtually eliminate errors from manual data entry.
Around 50 guests, including members of the Victorian
Society, Hortons' Estate and those who have worked on the restoration project, attended the event.
The publication of these two collections of essays on Victorian
literature and culture demonstrate that the field and the era remain vital as complex loci of scholarly endeavor and insights into the nineteenth century and its impact on the present.
Chapter two from Bernard Lightman and Bennett Zon's coedited Evolution and Victorian
Culture (Cambridge Univ.
The museum, in County Durham, will offer free entry to anyone who visits in Victorian
dress during the event.
Jennifer Esmail's monograph Reading Victorian
Deafness: Signs and Sounds in Victorian
Literature and Culture is clad with an impressive array of testimonies on its back cover from leading authorities in fields such as nineteenth-century literature, visual culture, the senses and disability--namely Lennard J.