Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net

Numéro 49, february 2008 Interdisciplinarity and the Body Sous la direction de Pamela K. Gilbert

Sommaire (18 articles)


  1. Introduction


  1. Normal Bodies, Normal Prices: Interdisciplinarity in Victorian Life Insurance
  2. Imitations of Insanity and Victorian Medical Aesthetics
  3. “Art’s Neurosis”: Medicine, Mass Culture and the Romantic Artist in William Hazlitt
  4. Victorian Hallucinogens
  5. Diagnosis or Detour? The Uses of Medical Realism in the Victorian Novel


  1. Daniel O’Quinn. Staging Governance: Theatrical Imperialism in London, 1770-1800. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005. ISBN: 978-0801879616. Price: US$60
  2. Timothy Morton. Ecology without Nature: Rethinking Environmental Aesthetics. Cambridge, MA, and London: Harvard University Press, 2007. ISBN 978-0-674-02434-2. Price: US$49.95.
  3. Robert Mitchell. Sympathy and the State in the Romantic Era: Systems, State Finance, and the Shadows of Futurity. New York and London: Routledge, 2007. ISBN 978-0-415-77142-9. Price: US$135.
  4. Luisa Calé. Fuseli’s Milton Gallery; ‘Turning readers into Spectators’. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2006. ISBN: 978-0199267383. Price: US$99. 
  5. Catherine Gallagher. The Body Economic: Life, Death, and Sensation in Political Economy and the Victorian Novel. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2006. ISBN: 0691123586. Price: US$32.95.
  6. Kirsten Pullen. Actresses and Whores: On Stage and in Society. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. ISBN: 521 83341 8. Price: US$64.00 (£43.00).
  7. Sondra M. Archimedes. Gendered Pathologies: The Female Body and Biomedical Discourse in the Nineteenth-Century Novel. New York: Routledge, 2005. ISBN: 978-0-415-97526-1. Price: US$79.00.
  8. Colette Colligan. The Traffic in Obscenity from Byron to Beardsley: Sexuality and Exoticism in Nineteenth-Century Print Culture. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006. ISBN: 978-0-230-00343-9. Price: US$74.95.
  9. Mervyn Heard. Phantasmagoria: The Secret Life of the Magic Lantern. Hastings: The Projection Box, 2006. ISBN: 978-1903000120. Price: US$75.00.
  10. Amanda Claybaugh. The Novel of Purpose: Literature and Social Reform in the Anglo-American World. Ithaca: Cornell UP, 2007. ISBN: 9780801444807. Price: US$45.00.
  11. Oliver S. Buckton, Cruising with Robert Louis Stevenson: Travel, Narrative and the Colonial Body. Athens: Ohio: Ohio University Press, 2007 ISBN: 0-8214-1756-8. Price: US$44.95.
  12. Bruce Robbins. Upward Mobility and the Common Good: Toward a Literary History of the Welfare State. Princeton: Princeton UP, 2007. ISBN: 978-0691049878. Price: US$35.00.