Dr Simon Avery

Reader

DepartmentHumanities
Research groupInstitute for Modern and Contemporary Culture
Literary Studies

Research outputs

Framing the Object of Desire: The Politics of Art in Alan Hollinghurst's The Folding Star
Avery, S. 2017. Framing the Object of Desire: The Politics of Art in Alan Hollinghurst's The Folding Star. in: Mathuray, M. (ed.) Sex and Sensibility in the Novels of Alan Hollinghurst Basingstoke Palgrave Macmillan. pp. 57-73

Sex, Time and Place: Queer Histories of London from 1850 to the Present
Graham, K. and Avery, S. (ed.) 2016. Sex, Time and Place: Queer Histories of London from 1850 to the Present. London Bloomsbury Academic.

Queer Temporalities, Queer Londons
Graham, K.M. 2016. Queer Temporalities, Queer Londons. in: Avery, S. and Graham, K.M. (ed.) Sex, Time and Place: Queer Histories of London, c.1850 to the Present London Bloomsbury Academic. pp. 23-39

Structuring and Interpreting Queer Spaces of London
Avery, S. 2016. Structuring and Interpreting Queer Spaces of London. in: Avery, S. and Graham, K.M. (ed.) Sex, Time and Place: Queer Histories of London, c.1850 to the Present London Bloomsbury Academic.

Sex, Time and Place: Queer Histories of London, c.1850 to the Present
Avery, S. and Graham, K.M. (ed.) 2016. Sex, Time and Place: Queer Histories of London, c.1850 to the Present. London Bloomsbury.

Politics, Legal Concerns, and Reforms
Avery, S. 2016. Politics, Legal Concerns, and Reforms. in: Long Hoeveler, D. and Denenholz Morse, D. (ed.) Blackwell Companion to the Brontes Oxford Wiley. pp. 471-484

'A new kind of rays': gothic fears, cultural anxieties and the discovery of X-rays in the 1890s
Avery, S. 2015. 'A new kind of rays': gothic fears, cultural anxieties and the discovery of X-rays in the 1890s. Gothic Studies. 17 (1), pp. 61-75.

The return of the native: Thomas Hardy
Avery, S. (ed.) 2013. The return of the native: Thomas Hardy. Broadview.

The Brontes and Politics
Avery, S. 2012. The Brontes and Politics. in: Thormahlen, M. (ed.) The Brontes in Context Cambridge Cambridge University Press.

Forming a new political aesthetic: the enabling body in Pat Barker's life class
Avery, S. 2011. Forming a new political aesthetic: the enabling body in Pat Barker's life class. in: Wheeler, P. (ed.) Re-reading Pat Barker Newcastle Cambridge Scholars Publishing. pp. 131-150

Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Avery, S. 2011. Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Northcote House.

Re-Reading EBB: Trends in Elizabeth Barrett Browning Criticism
Avery, S. 2010. Re-Reading EBB: Trends in Elizabeth Barrett Browning Criticism. The Journal of Browning Studies. 1, pp. 5-13.

Introduction
Avery, S. 2010. Introduction. in: Avery, S. (ed.) Selected poems of Mary Coleridge Exeter Shearsman Books. pp. 9-30

Selected poems of Mary Coleridge
Avery, S. (ed.) 2010. Selected poems of Mary Coleridge. Exeter Shearsman Books.

Thomas Hardy: the Mayor of Casterbridge, Jude the obscure: a reader's guide to essential criticism
Avery, S. 2009. Thomas Hardy: the Mayor of Casterbridge, Jude the obscure: a reader's guide to essential criticism. Basingstoke Palgrave Macmillan.

Mapping political history: Elizabeth Barrett Browning and nineteenth-century historiography
Avery, S. 2007. Mapping political history: Elizabeth Barrett Browning and nineteenth-century historiography. Victorian Review. 33 (2), pp. 17-33.

Casa Guidi neighbours: Eliza Ogilvy, Elizabeth Barrett Browning and poetry of the Risorgimento
Avery, S. 2007. Casa Guidi neighbours: Eliza Ogilvy, Elizabeth Barrett Browning and poetry of the Risorgimento. Browning Society Notes. 32, pp. 55-73.

Teaching Writing Within a Discipline
Young, T. and Avery, S. 2006. Teaching Writing Within a Discipline. in: Ganobcsik Williams, L. (ed.) Teaching Academic Writing in UK Higher Education: Theories, Practices and Models Basingstoke Palgrave Macmillan. pp. 85-97

Telling it slant: Promethean, Whig, and dissenting politics in Elizabeth Barrett's poetry of the 1830s
Avery, S. 2006. Telling it slant: Promethean, Whig, and dissenting politics in Elizabeth Barrett's poetry of the 1830s. Victorian Poetry. 44 (4), pp. 405-424.

Lives of Victorian literary figures, part II: the Brownings [volume one]
Avery, S. (ed.) 2004. Lives of Victorian literary figures, part II: the Brownings [volume one]. London, UK Pickering & Chatto.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Avery, S. and Stott, R. 2003. Elizabeth Barrett Browning. London, UK ; New York, USA Longman.

Writing With Style
Stott, R. and Avery, S. (ed.) 2001. Writing With Style. Harlow Longman.

'Tantalising Glimpses': The Intersecting Lives of Eleanor Marx and Mathilde Blind
Avery, S. 2000. 'Tantalising Glimpses': The Intersecting Lives of Eleanor Marx and Mathilde Blind. in: Stokes, J. (ed.) Eleanor Marx: Life, Work, Contacts Aldershot Ashgate. pp. 173-187

Some Strange and Spectral Dream: The Brontes' Manipulation of the Gothic Mode
Avery, S. 1998. Some Strange and Spectral Dream: The Brontes' Manipulation of the Gothic Mode. Bronte Society Transactions. 23 (2), pp. 120-135.