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Announcing “Keywords”

VLC is pleased to announce the publication of its first issue under the editorship of Rachel Ablow and Daniel Hack.

This special double issue (46.3/4, Fall/Winter 2018) features 110 mini-essays on keywords for the study of Victorian literature and culture, ranging from “Ability” and “Aestheticism” to “War” and “Work.”

Cambridge University Press is making a limited number of complimentary copies of the inaugural issue available at the NAVSA and MLA conferences. If you do not plan to attend either of these conferences and would like to receive a copy of the journal, please send your name and address to us at victorianlitandculture@gmail.com.

About VLC


Victorian Literature and Culture seeks to publish cutting-edge scholarship of broad interest to the field, including work that challenges or interrogates the boundaries of the field itself.


Rachel Ablow is Professor and Chair of English at the University at Buffalo, SUNY. She is author of Victorian Pain (2017) and The Marriage of Minds: Reading Sympathy in the Victorian Marriage Plot (2007), and editor of The Feeling of Reading: Affective Experience and Victorian Literature (2010).
Daniel Hack is Professor of English at the University of Michigan. He is author of Reaping Something New: African American Transformations of Victorian Literature (2017) and The Material Interests of the Victorian Novel (2005).


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Victorian Literature and Culture is published by Cambridge University Press: www.cambridge.org/vlc.