Review of Telegraphic Realism: Victorian Fiction and Other Information Systems by Richard Menke

Title

Review of Telegraphic Realism: Victorian Fiction and Other Information Systems by Richard Menke

Description

Richard Menke's study draws illuminating connections between the development of literary realism and the revolutionary changes which the nineteenth century saw in methods of communication and information management. Innovations such as the Penny Post, the telegraph, photography and wireless communication all raise fundamental questions about the representation in media both…

Creator

Michael Davis

Source

George Eliot Review
2008: 39, 56

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 2008
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Michael Davis, “Review of Telegraphic Realism: Victorian Fiction and Other Information Systems by Richard Menke,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed December 3, 2020, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/656.