Aims & Scope
General Editor: Graham Holderness, University of Hertfordshire
Critical Survey addresses central issues of critical practice and literary theory in a language that is clear, concise, and accessible, with a primary focus on Renaissance and Modern writing and culture. The journal combines criticism with reviews and poetry, providing an essential resource for everyone involved in the field of literary studies.
"A superb journal, fast becoming 'required reading', especially for those interested in cutting-edge work in early modern studies." —Barbara Hodgdon, Drake University
"A lively, inventive and eminently readable journal." —Catherine Belsey
Critical Survey is now available on JSTOR!
Subjects: English-language Literature
Special Issue: Victorian Literature and Science
Placing Literature in Nineteenth-Century British Psychology
NATALIE MERA FORD
Birthed from the Clinic: The Degenerate Medical Students of Edward Berdoe's St. Bernard's
Bacillophobia: Man and Microbes in Dracula, The War of the Worlds, and The Nigger of the "Narcissus"
JENS LOHFERT JØRGENSEN
The Vampire's Night Light: Artificial Light, Hypnagogia, and Quality of Sleep in Dracula
KAREN BETH STROVAS
The Mathematics of Evolution: Dreaming about Four Dimensions with Edwin A. Abbott and May Kendall
The Natural Catastrophe in Late Victorian Popular Fiction: 'How Will the World End?'