Prof Heather Glen, Murray Edwards

 

 

Research Interests

The language of literature in the early nineteenth century; the transition from 'romantic' to 'Victorian'; the early Victorian novel; literary responses to demographic change in the period 1800-1850; the aesthetic within history. Publications include Vision and Disenchantment: Blake's Songs and Wordsworth's Lyrical Ballads and Charlotte Brontë: the Imagination in History; and editions of Wuthering Heights, The Professor, and of Charlotte Brontë's last five Angrian novelettes

Areas of Graduate Supervision

Contributes to teaching and/or supervision for PhDs on literary subjects in the post-1830 period

Selected Publications

 

  • Charlotte Bronte, Tales of Angria, Ed. Heather Glen, Penguin Classics, 2006, 587
  • Charlotte Bronte: 'Stancliffe's Hotel', Ed. Heather Glen, Penguin, 2003
  • Heather Glen, Charlotte Bronte: the Imagination in History, Oxford University Press, 2002, 314
  • Heather Glen, "Charlotte Bronte: 'Jane Eyre'", Literature in Context, Ed. Rick Rylance and Judy Simons, Palgrave Macmillan, 2001, 105-17
  • "Charlotte Bronte: Jane Eyre (Reading Context)", Literature in Context, Ed. Rick Rylance and Judy Simons, Palgrave Macmillan, 2001, 105-117
  • Charlotte Bronte: the Imagination in History, Oxford University Press, 2000
  • "Preface; chronology; annotated reading list", The Cambridge Companion to the Brontes, Ed. Heather Glen, Cambridge University Press, 2000
  • "Introduction, pp1-33; annotated biliography pp 251-6", Jane Eyre: New Casebook, Ed. Heather Glen, Macmillan, 1997
  • "Configuring a World: Some Childhood Writings of Charlotte Bronte", Opening the Nursery Door: Reading, writing & childhood, 1600-1900, Ed. Mary Hilton, Morag Styles and Victor Watson, Routledge, 1997, 215-234