Going to Middlemarch : history and the novel
Steedman, Carolyn. (2001) Going to Middlemarch : history and the novel. Michigan Quarterly Review, Vol.40 (No.3). pp. 531-552. ISSN 0026-2420Full text not available from this repository.
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The writing of history and the writing of fiction are examined, based on George Eliot's novel of 1871, "Middlemarch", as a kind of history. While "Middlemarch" is quite plainly a novel about political representation, in interesting ways it embodies the extreme difficulties that the English have inherited from the moment of "Culture and Anarchy," of representing the political.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||D History General and Old World > D History (General)
P Language and Literature > PR English literature
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts > History|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Eliot, George, 1819-1880. Middlemarch, Literature and history|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Michigan Quarterly Review|
|Publisher:||University of Michigan|
|Number of Pages:||22|
|Page Range:||pp. 531-552|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
|Version or Related Resource:||Paper presented at Public Lecture, Advanced Study Centre Lecture Series, University of Michigan, September 2000.|
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