Marsh, Jan. Christina Rossetti: A Writer’s Life. Viking, 1995.
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Literary Setting||Deborah Levy||
The detached wryness of this book reminded Lauren Elkin of Djuna Barnes .
The characters are rootless as well as detached.Lapinski, a Russian migrant living hand-to-mouth in the underbelly of London, tells the...
Elkin, Lauren, and Deborah Levy. “Introduction”. Beautiful Mutants and Swallowing Geography. Two Early Novels, Bloomsbury, 2015, p. vii - xiii.
|Literary Setting||P. L. Travers||
A climactic scene at the London Zoo (where Jane and Michael are transported by Mary Poppins on a night of full moon) presents the usual order of things magically transformed or reversed. The animals are...
|Material Conditions of Writing||Brigid Brophy|
|Occupation||Alice Dixon Le Plongeon||
The photographs she and her husband took later in Yucatán show evidence of the skills she learned while working with her father. For example, to show the scale of the Mayan buildings they often included...
|Textual Features||Lucy Boston|
|Textual Production||Elspeth Huxley|