Stephen Copley,John Whale's Beyond Romanticism: New Approaches to Texts and Contexts PDF

By Stephen Copley,John Whale

First released in 1992. Beyond Romanticism represents a considerable problem to standard perspectives of the Romantic interval and gives a sustained critique of ‘Romantic ideology’. The debates with which it engages had formerly been under-represented within the research of Romanticism, the place the claims of background had by no means had really an identical prestige as they've got had in different classes, and the place self belief in poetic literary price continues to be excessive.


Individual essays research the philosophical underpinnings of Romantic discourse; they survey analogous and competing discourses of the interval resembling mesmerism, Hellenism, orientalism and nationalism; and examine either the manifestations of Romanticism particularly historic and textual moments, and the texts and modes of writing that have been traditionally marginalized or silenced by means of ‘the Romantic’. This identify may be of curiosity to scholars of literature.

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