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George Eliot, music and Victorian culture

by Delia da Sousa Correa

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, [U.K.], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Eliot, George, 1819-1880 -- Knowledge -- Music.,
    • Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883 -- Friends and associates.,
    • Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883 -- Influence.,
    • Music -- Great Britain -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Music and literature -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Musical fiction -- History and criticism.,
    • Music in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-248) and index.

      StatementDelia da Sousa Correa.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4692.M87 S68 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 255 p. :
      Number of Pages255
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3567412M
      ISBN 100333997573
      LC Control Number2002066324

      George Eliot and Victorian Attitudes to Racial Diversity, Colonialism, Darwinism, Class, Gender, and Jewish Culture and Prophecy book. Read 2 reviews fro /5(2).   George Eliot () is a long, absorbing essay relating ideas of interdependence - the "threats and burdens of connection" as well as its joys - to the Victorian (and late 20th-century) woman.

      George Eliot Resources Books. George Eliot, Middlemarch Music. Richard Wagner George Eliot Victorian Web is a useful Internet resource that shows the relationships between the big players of the Victorian era. Eliot's entry is a great introduction to her life, and it shows her connections to other notables of the time. A biography of George Eliot by the eminent Victorian Leslie Stephens, father of Virginia Woolf. Woolf, Virginia. An appreciation of George Eliot. Orig. pub. Times Literary Supplement James, Henry. Criticisms and Interpretations, by Henry James. Insightful comments on George Eliot's limitations, from the master writer who admired her greatly.

      George Eliot was a pen name used by the Victorian author Mary Anne Evans. Mary Anne, or known popularly as Marian by her loved ones, has said that she chose a male pen name for her works because she wanted her works to be taken seriously. At that time Mary Ann was working as a critic and an editor as well, she wanted her works of fiction to be taken seriously. Her father had invested greatly. George Eliot, Music and Victorian Culture by Delia da Sousa Correa (): Books - at: Paperback.


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'In George Eliot, Music and Victorian Culture, da Sousa Correa takes our understanding of Victorian music and literature to new areas of complexity and depth, areas that, it is humbling to recognize, were just one part of Eliot's extraordinary music and Victorian culture book repertoire.' - Women: A Cultural ReviewBrand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.

: George Eliot, Music and Victorian Culture (): da Sousa Correa, Delia: BooksCited by:   The importance of music to writer Eliot was evident in her fiction, but her use of musical allusion was used for more than simply celebratory purposes.

Correa (literature, the Open U.) explores Eliot's use of music as it pertains to her reflections on science, gender, and psychological : Delia da Sousa Correa.

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George Eliot was passionate about music and her writing is steeped in musical allusion. This book explores musical reference in her work and investigates contexts such as Eliot's friendship with Wagner, the legacy of Romanticism, music's role in scientific theory, and the ambivalent status of.

Buy George Eliot, Music and Victorian Culture by da Sousa Correa, Delia (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Delia da Sousa Correa. George Eliot, English Victorian novelist who developed the method of psychological analysis characteristic of modern fiction.

Her major works include Adam Bede (), The Mill on the Floss (), Silas Marner (), Middlemarch (–72), and Daniel Deronda ().

Evans was born on an estate of. da Sousa Correa, Delia, George Eliot, Music and Victorian Culture (Basingstoke: Palgrave, ). da Sousa Correa, Delia, ‘ George Eliot and the “Expressiveness of Opera ”’, Forum for Modern Language Studies, 48 (2) (), pp.

– Mary Ann Evans (22 November – 22 December ; alternatively Mary Anne or Marian), known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English novelist, poet, journalist, translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian wrote seven novels, Adam Bede (), The Mill on the Floss (), Silas Marner (), Romola (–63), Felix Holt, the Radical (), Middlemarch ( GEORGE ELIOT, MUSIC AND VICTORIAN CULTURE.

by DA SOUSA CORREA, Delia. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Free 2-day shipping. Buy George Eliot, Music and Victorian Culture (Paperback) at Looking for books by George Eliot. See all books authored by George Eliot, including Middlemarch, and Silas Marner: The Weaver of Raveloe, and more on In a letter that she wrote to her childhood governess and religious mentor Maria Lewis inGeorge Eliot describes a pervading and distressful mental anxiety – one that would come to greatly influence both the constitution and development of her fiction.

Still within the throes of her evangelical ardor, Eliot laments in this letter that the “disjointed specimens” of history, poetry. This book brings together rich and sometimes surprising contexts for Eliot’s writing about music including the legacy of Romanticism, the importance of music in scientific theory, and the ambivalent status of women’s involvement with music.

It shows how Eliot’s use of musical allusion is intensely informed by her engagement with the culture of her time. In "The Mill on the Floss" George Eliot created her most passionate heroine - Maggie Tulliver. From childhood to "fallen" woman, the novel traces the history of its intelligent, vibrant and sensual heroine, showing ways in which she is both formed and yet thwarted and constrained by the small-minded provincial society in which she is reared.

Clare Horrocks, Journal of Victorian Culture "This remarkable and refreshing book challenges the conventional treatment of the early literary labors of Marian Evans in the s as merely apprentice-work for George Eliot as a novelist of high Victorian literature." Susan David Bernstein, Nineteenth-Century Gender StudiesAuthor: Fionnuala Dillane.

But if anybody came to be regarded as an eminent Victorian by the Victorians themselves, it was George Eliot. No less an establishment figure than Victoria herself was an admirer: she sought out. Culture Film Books Music Art & design TV & radio It is years since the birth of George Eliot, and her Artist Gillian Wearing on her new film about the great Victorian novelist’s life.

If George Eliot’s Wikipedia entry has received an unusually high number of views this week, the responsibility lies with Lena Dunham, who tweeted a couple of days ago that the Victorian.

Moral prudishness pushed Thomas Hardy and George Eliot to develop more is pervading liberal culture, being banned in the Victorian era.

But books were censored or refused because of moral. George Eliot’s sprawling tale of provincial life has triumphed in BBC Culture’s poll of the greatest British novels as voted by the rest of the world.

Michael Gorra explains why. Women’s rights and education. Eliot began working on what would become Middlemarch inthe same year that J S Mill published The Subjection of Women, his passionate call for women to be allowed the same social, political and economic rights as women’s emancipation at the forefront of public debate – two years previously Mill had failed to amend the Reform Bill so that.The late Gordon S.

Haight is best known as the authoritative biographer of George Eliot and editor of her correspondence. This book gathers fourteen of his most important shorter studies of the lives and works of Victorian authors and artists, among them George Eliot, George Henry Lewes, Thomas Carlyle, Charles Dickens, George Meredith, Lord Tennyson, Robert Browning, and G.

F. Watts.