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Murail, Estelle

Dickens and the Virtual City

Murail, Estelle - Dickens and the Virtual City, ebook

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Table of contents

Part I. Introduction

1. Dickensian Counter-Mapping, Overlaying, and Troping: Producing the Virtual City
Estelle Murail, Sara Thornton

Part II. Counter-Mapping: The New Information Maps of Dickens

2. The Railway and the River: Conduits of Dickens’ Imaginary City
Ben Moore

3. Re-envisioning Dickens’ City: London Through the Eyes of the Flâneur and Asmodeus
Estelle Murail

4. The Bleeding Heart of Criminal Geography in Dickens’ London
Cécile Bertrand

5. One Hundred and Five, North Tower’: The City as a Prison-Home Narrative in Charles Dickens’ A Tale of Two Cities (1859)
Divya Athmanathan

Part III. Overlaying and Ghosting: London as America, Africa, Arctic, India

6. The ‘Something’ that His Brain Required: America’s Role in the Development of Dickens’ Urban Imagination
Nancy Aycock Metz

7. Dickens and His Urban Museum: The City as Ethnological Spectacle
Fanny Robles

8. ‘Reddening the Snowy Streets:’ Manchester London, Paris or a Tale of Three Cities
Catherine Lanone

9. ‘Our Mutual City:’ The Posterity of the Dickensian Urbanscape
Georges Letissier

Part IV. Troping: Sensing the City and the Acts of Reading and Writing

10. The Role of Hypallage in Dickens’ Poetics of the City: The Unheimlich Voices of Martin Chuzzlewit

Françoise Dupeyron-Lafay

11. No Thoroughfares in Dickens: Impediment, Persistence, and the City
Jeremy Tambling

12. A Production of Two Cities and of Four Illustrators
Philip V. Allingham

Keywords: Literature, Nineteenth-Century Literature, British and Irish Literature, Urban Geography / Urbanism (inc. megacities, cities, towns)

Editor
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2017
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century Writing and Culture
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783319350868
Printed ISBN
978-3-319-35085-1

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