By Robert Burden; Stephan Kohl (Eds.)
Within the papers gathered during this, the 1st quantity of the Spatial Practices sequence, Englishness is mirrored within the areas it occupies or dwells in. greatly encouraged via a renewed and becoming curiosity in questions of cultural identification, its emergence in Victorian theories and fictions of nationality, and the recent cultural geography, the papers conceal a wealthy number of areas and locations which were appropriated for cultural meanings: the agricultural geographical region and farmland of the house Counties within the early 19th century as Arcadian idyll in Cobbett, because the land to die for in battle propaganda, and as nostalgia for a unified, natural English tradition in Lawrence, Morton and Priestley’s commute writing, but additionally within the Shell vacationer publications to motoring in rural England; English moorland; the sacred geographies of monuments in Hardy and others; the conventional seashore deconstructed in Martin Parr’s images, and the ocean as English Victorian imperial territory and its symbolic breezes in Froude’s shuttle writing. The English panorama is usually a paradigm for the outline of alternative locations in D. H. Lawrence’s shuttle writing or for the colonial territory itself in Rushdie’s writing India, a displacement of alternative landscapes. This number of papers examines the idea that buildings of rural England give you the foundation for an knowing of Englishness. Contents: The Spatial Practices sequence Notes on participants Robert BURDEN: creation: Englishness and Spatial Practices idea Chris THURGAR-DAWSON: Negotiating Englishness: Choropoetics, Reciprocal Spatial Realities and Holistic Spatial Semantics in William Renton’s ‘The Fork of the line’ (1876) Christoph SCHUBERT: The Vertical Axis in panorama Description: embellishments of the picture Schemas UP and DOWN nineteenth Century and ahead of Ralph PORDZIK: England’s family Others: The vacationer development of Agriculture and panorama in William Cobbett’s Rural Rides (1830) Patrick PARRINDER: personality, id, and Nationality within the English Novel Bernhard KLEIN: “The common domestic of Englishmen”: Froude’s Oceana and the Writing of the ocean Silvia MERGENTHAL: “The structure of the Devil”: Stonehenge, Englishness, English Fiction twentieth Century Robert BURDEN: domestic options from overseas: Cultural distinction and the Critique of Modernity in D. H. Lawrence’s Twilight in Italy (1916) and different go back and forth Writing Ben KNIGHTS: looking for England: Travelogue and country among the Wars Stephan KOHL: Rural England: An Invention of the Motor Industries? Christine BERBERICH: This eco-friendly and delightful Land: Cultural buildings of Englishness modern Merle TÖNNIES: Foregrounding Boundary Zones: Martin Parr’s Photographic (De-) structures of Englishness Ruth HELYER: “England as a natural, white Palladian mansion set upon a hill above a silver winding river”: Fiction’s substitute Histories
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The Renton poem, like any textual representation, deals in social and cultural constructions of place and space. It is written from a material space, through a textualized space and towards a new readerly space. Framing interpretations in such a manner opens doorways to potentially liberating and enriching understandings of cultural geography and regional/national identity – in this case, a rather majestic and remote moorland Englishness, that is “high, and wide and flat” or desires to be, or desires to be seen to be, or similar.
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Landscape and Englishness (Spatial Practices 1) (Spatial Practices: An Interdisciplinary Series Cultural Hist) by Robert Burden; Stephan Kohl (Eds.)