Ahead of the inaugural issue of the journal, Global Nineteenth-Century Studies (GNCS), we bring you a special preview of the table of contents – take a look to see what’s coming up.
Vol. 1, Issue 1
I. Forum: The Global Nineteenth Century
Methods and Models
1.Provincializing Romanticism: Ottoman Hayaliyyun and Literary Globality in the
2.Christie’s House: The Benefits of Mining for Failures in the Nineteenth Century
3.Transmediality: A Model in Global Nineteenth-Century Studies
4.New Diplomatic History and the Study of the Global Nineteenth Century
Stefan Eklöf Amirell
Theoretical Perspectives and Pedagogical Practices
5.Victorian Studies, Literature, and the Global Nineteenth Century
Jessica R. Valdez
6.Circuits of Exploitation and Expropriation: Towards an Anti-Racist Global Nineteenth Century
7.Leaving Victorian Studies Behind: The Case of Vassar College
Lydia Murdoch and Susan Zlotnick
Nineteenth-Century Marine Worlds
8.The Southern Indian Ocean and the Oceanic South
9.Maritime History, Microhistory, and the Global Nineteenth Century: The Edwin Fox
Adrian Shubert and Boyd Cothran
10. The Strangers’ Home for Asiatics, Africans, and South Sea Islanders: Hospitality and Citizenship in 1850s Britain
Circulations and Exchanges
11. Living la high life: Cosmopolitism, Objects, and Ideas in Motion in Spain and Beyond
12. Reinterpreting India’s Princely States in the Global Nineteenth Century
13. Domestic Settler Writing and the Global Nineteenth Century
II. Creative Histories
Kumase, The Garden City [visual essay on the city in Ghana burned to the ground by the British at the end of the nineteenth century
Global Nineteenth-Century Studies is a forum for scholars from a wide array of disciplines who share an interest in the world’s connectedness between 1750 and 1914.
The inaugural issue will be available this summer.
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