Dr Simon Avery

Reader

DepartmentHumanities
Research groupInstitute for Modern and Contemporary Culture
Literary Studies

Research outputs

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. doi:10.7227/GS.17.1.5

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. doi:10.1179/030977698794126796

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

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