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Reflections on/of Dickens

Author: Ewa Kujawska-Lis; Anna Krawczyk-Łaskarzewska
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of new essays draws attention to the various and complex ways in which scholars and critics have reflected upon and reacted to Charles Dickens's texts, including his novels, short  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Congresses
Named Person: Charles Dickens; Charles Dickens
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ewa Kujawska-Lis; Anna Krawczyk-Łaskarzewska
ISBN: 1443860085 9781443860086
OCLC Number: 881865273
Notes: "This volume of esays was inspired by Reflctions on / of Dickens, an event that gathered Dickens researchers and enthusiasts from all over the world at the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, in April 2013."--Page 1.
Description: viii, 362 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Victorian England in the days of Charles Dickens / Zygmunt Stefan Zalewski --
Dickens's "Young men," Household words and the development of the Victorian "special correspondent" / Catherine Waters --
What can a political philosopher learn from Hard times? / Agnieszka Czarnecka --
The utility of poetry? rhetoric in Dickens's quarrel with utilitarian philosophers / Jacek Mydla --
Innovative aspects in Dickens's short fiction / Wolfgang G. Müller --
Coincidence and causality in "The signalman" and "The trial for murder" / Sławomir Studniarz --
Redefining identity through railway imagery in "Mugby Junction" / Bożena Depa --
Sense of duty and sense deception in Dickens's and Grabiński's railway stories / Małgorzata Nitka --
"A good, contented, well-breakfasted juryman is a capital thing to get hold of": what was eaten for breakfast in Charles Dickens's prose / Anna Grabowska --
New man: Nicholas Nickleby as an example of the changing notions of Victorian masculinity / Marlena Marciniak --
Pardon for Jacob Marley / Aleksandra Kędzierska --
(Re)writing Dickens queerly: the correspondence of Katherine Mansfield / Holly Furneaux --
Genre peculiarity of Dickens's and Nekrasov' s Sketches (comparative approach) / Olga Bondaruk --
Dickens and Prus: a comparison of Great expectations and "The sins of childhood" / Barbara Kowalik --
George Gissing's Workers in the dawn as a Dickensian novel / M. D. Allen --
Fathers, daughters, sons and prisons: Little Dorrit as the inspiration for Conrad's Chance / Ewa Kujawska-Lis --
Post-Dickensian style of literary portraiture in the mimetic fiction of "a nawther" H. G. Wells / Halszka Leleń --
A Christmas carol and its (in)visible Polish translators / Aniela Korzeniowska --
Dickens, the antipodes and the neo-Victorian novel: Richard Flanagan's Wanting / Maria Teresa Chialant --
Great expectations a hundred and fifty years later: strategies of appropriation / Barbara Klonowska --
"Dickens is one of those authors who are well worth stealing": Evelyn Waugh's A handful of dust and the reworking of Dickens / Roksana Zgierska --
"Indignation taking the form of nuts": a reading of Dickens's audiences / Paul Vita --
Dickens and opera, Italian and other / Michael Hollington --
John Leech, Sol Eytinge, Jr., and Fred Barnard: variations on A Christmas carol (1843 to 1878) / Philip V. Allingham --
Picturing Miss Havisham / Anna Krawczyk-Łaskarzewska --
Dickens's influence on The Dark Knight rises / Michał Leliński --
Dickens in popular culture: reception and adaptations of his works in contemporary American adult animated TV series / Isabel Vila Cabanes.
Responsibility: edited by Ewa Kujawska-Lis and Anna Krawczyk-Łaskarzewska.

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