Reform, Mediation, Representation, Definitions, Nineteenth Century, Household Words
About the author
Katie Holdway (University of Southampton)
Katie Holdway is a PhD researcher in the Department of English at the University of Southampton. Her project, funded by the Wolfson Foundation, is entitled ‘Pickwick in the Papers: Dickens and the Politics of Appropriation in the Newspaper Press, 1836-1870’. Katie also researches George Gissing’s 1880s novels and late-eighteenth century radical poetry. Her article on the British Della Cruscan coterie was published in Romanticism in November 2020. She is co-founder of Romance, Revolution & Reform and a member of the Dickens Society Communications Committee.