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The Resource Spiritualism and women's writing : from the fin de siecle to the neo-victorian, Tatiana Kontou, (electronic book)

Spiritualism and women's writing : from the fin de siecle to the neo-victorian, Tatiana Kontou, (electronic book)

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Spiritualism and women's writing : from the fin de siecle to the neo-victorian
Title
Spiritualism and women's writing
Title remainder
from the fin de siecle to the neo-victorian
Statement of responsibility
Tatiana Kontou
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using a wide range of unexplored archival material, this book examines the 'spectral' influence of Victorian spiritualism and Psychical Research on women's writing, analyzing the ways in which modern writers have both subverted and mimicked nineteenth century sources in their evocation of the seance
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Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
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Kontou, Tatiana
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • English fiction
  • English fiction
  • Spiritualism in literature
  • Spiritualism
Label
Spiritualism and women's writing : from the fin de siecle to the neo-victorian, Tatiana Kontou, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Figures -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Theatres in the Skull: The Society for Psychical Research and Actress Narratives -- Well-tuned Mediums: May Sinclair and Dorothy Richardson -- Phantasms of Florence Cook in Michele Roberts' In the Red Kitchen -- Natural and Spiritual Evolutions: A. S. Byatt's Angels and Insects -- The Other World Illuminated: Wiring Science, Text and Spirit in Victoria Glendinning's Electricity -- Queering the Seance: Sarah Waters' Affinity -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Notes -- Index
Extent
264 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230240797
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
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Requires Adobe Reader
Label
Spiritualism and women's writing : from the fin de siecle to the neo-victorian, Tatiana Kontou, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
List of Figures -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Theatres in the Skull: The Society for Psychical Research and Actress Narratives -- Well-tuned Mediums: May Sinclair and Dorothy Richardson -- Phantasms of Florence Cook in Michele Roberts' In the Red Kitchen -- Natural and Spiritual Evolutions: A. S. Byatt's Angels and Insects -- The Other World Illuminated: Wiring Science, Text and Spirit in Victoria Glendinning's Electricity -- Queering the Seance: Sarah Waters' Affinity -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Notes -- Index
Extent
264 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230240797
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader

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