Algernon Charles Swinburne


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Algernon Charles Swinburne was always the most French of Victorian poets.
Algernon Charles Swinburne was one of the poets who was fascinated by this figure and often employed her in his poems.
Norming the female body: discourses of sexuality in Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Christina Rossetti and Algernon Charles Swinburne
Similarly, Burne-Jones' friend, the 'wicked angel' Algernon Charles Swinburne, is surely a worthy--and considerably kinkier--precursor of Guillaume Apollinaire.
3/) Algernon Charles Swinburne, Atlanta in Calydon in The Complete Works of Algernon Charles Swinburne, ed.
11) Edmund Gosse, The Life of Algernon Charles Swinburne (London: Macmillan, 1917), p.
He is increasingly recognised as an important and influential figure in the Pre-Raphaelite circle - together with Burne-Jones and the poet Algernon Charles Swinburne, Solomon revitalised the movement.
An exhibition of photos, video and poems by Keith, and also writings by artist Kurt Schwitters and writer Algernon Charles Swinburne, is touring the North-East.
The CD, a special one-off commission, is the latest addition to the marvellous Northumbria Anthology and the material uses the poetry of the London-based Victorian scholar Algernon Charles Swinburne, who spent some 30 summers visiting friends and family at Capheaton Hall in Northumberland.
The book's analyses of transatlantic intertextuality can be just as provocative: while he occasionally provides new readings of familiar filiations--such as Melville's reworking of John Milton, or Robert Frost's relationship with Eliot--Giles also presents some striking and persuasive juxtapositions: Frost, it turns out, was also profoundly influenced by the sinister and at times psychopathological decadence of Algernon Charles Swinburne and Thomas Hardy; and James looks forward to European surrealists artists like Andre Breton and Marcel Duchamps, insofar as his writing reflects upon the "world on the edge of mass mechanization [whose conditions] were to form the basis of surrealist aesthetics a few years later" (92).
McGann, best known as a Romanticist, but also the author of notable books on Modernism and on Rossetti's friend and contemporary, the poet Algernon Charles Swinburne, is the prime mover behind the Rossetti hypertext archive at the University of Virginia, an invaluable Internet resource which aims to make available texts, manuscripts, and pictures of Rossetti's work along with key secondary material.
Freedom, which hangs at 6ft by 4ft, was inspired by a poem called The Eve of Revolution, written by Algernon Charles Swinburne, a carrot-topped old Etonian, with a squeaky voice and sloping shoulders, who enjoyed being flogged by prostitutes in a brothel in St John's Wood, London, popularly called the ``the Grove of the Evangelist''.