George Eliot Review Issue 32: 2001

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Issue 33 of the George Eliot Review
Contains:
Front Matter 2001: 32
Toast to the Immortal Memory of George Eliot, 2000
Annual Report - 2000
Priest and Nun? Daniel Deronda, Anti-Catholicism and the Confessional
Review of Scenes of Sympathy: Identity and Representation in Victorian Fiction by Audrey Jaffe and "Without any Check of Proud Reserve": Sympathy and its Limits in George Eliot's Novels by Ellen Argyros
Address at the George Eliot Memorial Gardens Wreath Laying, 2000
Address at the opening of a garden at the George Eliot Hospital in Nuneaton, 9 July 2000
Nobody's Daughters: Dickens's Tattycoram and George Eliot's Caterina Sarti
Middlemarch and Belinda
George Eliot Memorial Lecture, 2000: "Middlemarch and the Poetry of Prosaic Conditions"
Letter to the Editor, 2001
Review of George Eliot and Victorian Historiography by Neill McCaw and Memory and History in George Eliot by Hao Li
Review of Oxford Reader's Companion to George Eliot. Ed. John Rignall
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Japanese Branch Report 2000
Address at the Westminster Abbey Wreath Laying, 2000
Review of the New edition of Darwin's Plots: Evolutionary Narrative in Darwin, George Eliot and Nineteenth Century Fiction by Gillian Beer
American Branch Report 2000
Review of Women of the Press in Nineteenth-Century Britain by Barbara Onslow
Edward Casaubon and Herbert Spencer
Review of Women Musicians in Victorian Fiction, 1860-1900: representations of music, science and gender in the leisured home by Phyllis Weliver
Review of A Community of Interest: The Story of the George Eliot Fellowship 1930-2000 by Kathleen Adams

Now I am in my thirty-second year as Secretary of the Fellowship, Bill and I can look back over those years and realize what an immense change they have made to our lives. When we joined the tiny Fellowship in 1965 we could have had no idea what was…

The title and subtitle of this book must intrigue anybody who ·takes an interest in the cultural background of nineteenth-century literature. The familiarly stereotypical figures of the 'accomplished' Victorian girl at her piano, the evolutionary…