Franco-British Cultural Exchanges, 1880-1940: Channel Packets by Andrew RadfordFranco-British Cultural Exchanges, 1880-1940: Channel Packets by Andrew Radford

Franco-British Cultural Exchanges, 1880-1940: Channel Packets

byAndrew Radford, Victoria Reid

Hardcover | June 28, 2012

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This volume focuses on the literary connotations of the "Channel Packet" and sets forth lively dialogues between French and British culture at a key period of artistic innovation and exchange between "high" and popular art forms.

ANDREW RADFORD teaches British Literature at the University of Glasgow, UK. He has published on Victorian and Modernist literary culture and is currently researching the life and work of interwar novelist Olive Moore. VICTORIA REID is Lecturer in the School of Modern Languages and Cultures at the University of Glasgow, UK. She has pub...
Title:Franco-British Cultural Exchanges, 1880-1940: Channel PacketsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:248 pagesPublished:June 28, 2012Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230283942

ISBN - 13:9780230283947


Table of Contents

List of IllustrationsAcknowledgements Notes on ContributorsIntroduction: Channel Vision; A. Radford & V. Reid Sea Change: English Responses to French Poetry between Decadence and Modernism; J. HigginsEntente asymétrique? Franco-British Literary Exchanges in 1908; R. Hibbitt Misfits in France: Wild(e) about Dieppe; J. Barnes & H. Lee Transposing Wilde's Salomé: The French Operas by Strauss and Mariotte; E. EellsValery Larbaud, Thomas Hardy and The Dynasts, with two letters from Larbaud to Hardy; D. RoeExploring English Realist Fiction: André Gide and his Correspondents; P. PollardAlain-Fournier's Le Grand Meaulnes, the Nouvelle Revue Française and the English Adventure Novel; D. Steel Marcel Schwob and Robert Louis Stevenson: Encounters in Death and Letters; V. ReidCroisset-London and Back, or, Flaubert's Anglo-Saxon Ghosts; C. PateyThe Imagination of Space: Ford Madox Ford and France; L. ColombinoAn Atlas of Unknown Worlds: Charting Interwar Paris in the Short Stories of Mary Butts; A. RadfordIndex