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Henry Dunbar Part 3

Henry Dunbar Part 3

King, Andrew ORCID: 0000-0003-2348-4231 (2017) Henry Dunbar Part 3. [Video]

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This is the third video lecture on Henry Dunbar, the 1864 sensation novel by Mary Elizabeth Braddon. It uses what is now an infamous attack on sensation novels in 1863 by the cultural commentator Henry Longueville Mansel as a platform to raise issues about sensation fiction in general and Henry Dunbar in particular. You can find the first video here:
and the second here:

This is the sixth of a series set of lectures on Detective Fiction aimed at 3rd Year Students of English Literature at the University of Greenwich. You can find the first of these, on Poe's The Murders in the rue Morgue, here:

Item Type: Video
Uncontrolled Keywords: Mary Elizabeth Braddon, Henry Dunbar, sensation fiction, Henry Longeville Mansell, preaching to the nerves, spasmodic poem, Sydney Dobell, sensation drama, sensation journalism, sensation poetry, publishing industry, three-volume novel, penny fiction, London Journal, shame, class
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PR English literature
Faculty / School / Research Centre / Research Group: Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences > Literature & Drama Research Group
Last Modified: 31 Aug 2021 15:17

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