Document Type

Conference Proceeding

Original Publication Date


Journal/Book/Conference Title

RSVP 2014: Places, Spaces, and the Victorian Periodical Press, University of Delaware

Date of Submission

February 2017


This the text of a plenary lecture given in 2014 after being named co-winner of the Robert and Vineta Colby Scholarly Book Prize from the Research Society for Victorian Periodicals. It traces the transformation of a theoretically inclined book project centered on William Maginn to the first full-length biography of Maginn.

Is Part Of

VCU English Publications