Review of The Victorian Diary: Authorship and Emotional Labour by Anne-Marie Millim

Title

Review of The Victorian Diary: Authorship and Emotional Labour by Anne-Marie Millim

Description

The diary genre has been repeatedly explored both as a confessional, retrospective form of writing and 'as an inherently female genre' (p. 17). Refreshingly, Millim challenges these approaches by stressing not only the genre's multiplicity, but also its ability to shape future, rather than past, experiences. This study is positioned…

Creator

Juliette Atkinson

Source

George Eliot Review
2014: 45, 86-87

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 2014
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Juliette Atkinson, “Review of The Victorian Diary: Authorship and Emotional Labour by Anne-Marie Millim,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed February 18, 2019, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/759.