Issue 2 (January 2020):

Resistance in the Long-Nineteenth Century

Review: Gregory Mackie, Beautiful Untrue Things: Forging Oscar Wilde’s Extraordinary Afterlife
Aaron Eames (Loughborough University)
Author Biography:

Aaron Eames is a doctoral research student at Loughborough University. His thesis, supervised by Dr Nick Freeman and Dr Sarah Parker, is entitled ‘The Critics as Artists: Oscar Wilde’s Sexuality in Biographical Literature, 1900-1967’. His research investigates the development and transmission of ideas concerning Wilde’s sexual identity. Aaron is also a committee member of the Oscar Wilde Society and is the editor of their regular e-Newsletter.

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Romance, Revolution and Reform is an interdisciplinary PGR-led  journal specialising in the long-nineteenth century and run in association with the Southampton Centre for Nineteenth-Century Research.

The Journal is committed to helping new researchers publish their work in addition to acting as a forum for the discussion of new ideas in the field of nineteenth-century Studies.

ISSN 2517-7850


Editor in Chief: Emma Hills

Deputy Editor: Gemma Holgate

University of Southampton, UK

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