George Eliot Memorial Lecture, 2015: "On Writing Neo-Victorian Fiction: James Miranda Barry (1999) and Sophie and the Sybil (2015)

Title

George Eliot Memorial Lecture, 2015: "On Writing Neo-Victorian Fiction: James Miranda Barry (1999) and Sophie and the Sybil (2015)

Description

My first historical novel - James Miranda Barry (1999) was not born a Neo-Victorian novel, but became one. And it had a very personal link to my own life. Barry was a nineteenth-century colonial doctor and medical reformer, who had a very successful and colourful career in remote parts of…

Creator

Patricia Duncker

Source

George Eliot Review
2016: 47, 18-27

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 2016
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Patricia Duncker, “George Eliot Memorial Lecture, 2015: "On Writing Neo-Victorian Fiction: James Miranda Barry (1999) and Sophie and the Sybil (2015),” George Eliot Review Online, accessed June 24, 2018, http://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/803.