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Published by Pub. for the British academy by H. Milford, Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


  • Monologue.,
  • English poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

Statementby M.W. MacCallum.
SeriesThe British academy. Warton lecture on English poetry. XVI
LC ClassificationsPR599.M6 M3
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p.
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6692021M
LC Control Number26014650

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Introduction: Literary Networks and the Victorian Dramatic Monologue The Victorian period was a time of immense social change, beginning with the Reform Act, which opened the vote to middle-class men, and culminating in women‟s suffrage in MacCallum, M.W. "The Dramatic Monologue in the Victorian Period." Proceedings of the British Academy Martin, Loy D. Browning's Dramatic Monologues and the Post Romantic Subject. During this last period, he wrote the prose narrative Dramatic Idylls ( and ) and Asolando, which appeared on Decem , the day he died in Venice. Although his wife's reputation as a poet was greater than his own during his lifetime, Robert Browning today is considered one of the major poets of the Victorian era.   "A dramatic monologue is a type of lyric poem, developed during the Victorian period, in which a character in fiction or in history delivers a speech explaining his or her feelings, actions, or.

Victorian Poetry and the dramatic monologue Appunto di letteratura inglese che descrive le caratteristiche principali dei componimenti dell'epoca vittoriana, e .   Reassessing the Dramatic Monologue in the 19th and 20th centuries: Browning, Before, Beyond. Royal Holloway, University of London June Organised by the Browning Society in collaboration with Royal Holloway, University of London, the University of Westminster and the University of the West of England. Supported by the British Association of Victorian Studies (BAVS).. The Monologuer contains an assortment of classical and contemporary monologues from plays, including Shakespeare, for males, females, kids, and adults. 1. True or false: In a dramatic monologue, the speaker describes deep feelings about an experience, and then the person he or she is addressing responds in the same way.

  Putting the “Dramatic” in “Dramatic Monologue” The Victorian Era was a time of transition for the social imaginary. Monologues confront those transitions and say things that somebody might not otherwise be able to say, whether about love, violence, sensuality, or art. The John Ringling Rare Book Collection. A New College of. Dramatic monologue Dramatic monologue, a poem written in the form of a speech of an individual character; it compresses into a single vivid scene a narrative sense of the speaker’s history and psychological insight into his character. The dramatic monologue is particularly associated with Victorian era, the poets Tennyson and Browning developing it independently of each other. It enabled them to . Dramatic monologue in the Victorian period. London, Pub. for the British academy by H. Milford, Oxford University Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Mungo William MacCallum, Sir.