skip to content
Global romanticism : origins, orientations, and engagements, 1760-1820 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Global romanticism : origins, orientations, and engagements, 1760-1820

Author: Evan Gottlieb
Publisher: Lewisburg : Bucknell University Press, [2014]
Series: Transits (Bucknell University)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"For several decades, interest in the British Romantics' theorizations and representations of the world beyond their national borders has been guided by postcolonial and, more recently, transatlantic paradigms. Global Romanticism: Origins, Orientations, and Engagements, 1760-1820 charts a new intellectual course by exploring the literature and culture of the Romantic era through the lens of long-durational  Read more...
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evan Gottlieb
ISBN: 9781611486254 1611486254 9781611486278 1611486270
OCLC Number: 884480432
Description: xxiv, 316 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: British Romanticism and early globalization: developing the modern world picture / Evan Gottlieb --
Spawn of Ossian / Ian Duncan --
Burke and Hemans: Colonialism and the claims of family / Stuart Peterfreund --
Charlotte Smith's network story / Yoon Sun Lee --
Localizing and globalizing Burns's songs from Ayrshire to Calcutta: the limits of Romanticism and analogies of improvement / Steve Newman --
"No place on Earth / Can ever be a solitude": lyrical ballads, hartleianism, and a world of places / Michael Wiley --
Sailing blind: climate, intention, and local and global orientation in Wordsworth and Byron / Samuel Baker --
We have never been national: regionalism, romance, and the global in Walter Scott's Waverley novels / Anthony Jarrells --
Frankenstein's transport: modernity, mobility, and the science of feeling / Miranda Burgess --
John Galt's logics of worlds / Matthew Wickman --
Romantic recycling: the global economy and secondhand language in Equiano's Interesting Narrative and the letters of the Sierra Leone settlers / Debbie Lee and Louis Kirk McAuley --
Global flows: romantic-era terraforming / Robert Mitchell --
Afterword: The world viewed / Katie Trumpener.
Series Title: Transits (Bucknell University)
Responsibility: edited by Evan Gottlieb.

Abstract:

Building on postcolonial and transatlantic paradigms as well as new theoretical developments like Actor-Network-Theory, Global Romanticism: Origins, Orientations, and Engagements, 1760-1820 views the  Read more...
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Part of the 'Transits: Literature, Thought, and Culture, 1650-1850' series, this collection builds on the foundation of post-colonialism to explore how Romantic writers viewed themselves in relation Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(6)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.