Review of 'The Lifted Veil,' adapted for the stage by Tim Heath, 2002

Title

Review of 'The Lifted Veil,' adapted for the stage by Tim Heath, 2002

Description

It was perhaps Herbert Spencer in his Autobiography (1904) who first disseminated the myth that, though George Eliot will remain for posterity one of our finest novelists, her weakness was that she could not construct effective, dramatic plots. By implication, her stories would thus not be effective on the stage,…

Creator

Brenda McKay

Source

George Eliot Review
2003: 34, 67-68

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 2003
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Brenda McKay, “Review of 'The Lifted Veil,' adapted for the stage by Tim Heath, 2002,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed December 4, 2020, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/582.