Algernon Charles Swinburne


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English poet (1837-1909)

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"Perverse Male Bodies: Simeon Solomon and Algernon Charles Swinburne." In Outlooks: Lesbian and Gay Sexualities and Visual Cultures.
(32) 'Laus Veneris', from Poems and Ballads (1866), in The Poems of Algernon Charles Swinburne, 6 vols (London: Chatto & Windus, 1904), I, 15.
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.
Peters is well-known as a teacher in California and as a writer in contemporary literature, being a poet as well as the author of a three-volume biography of Algernon Charles Swinburne. Included here are seven one-act plays, each of which is based on a real person.
The poet Algernon Charles Swinburne wrote: 'What a glorious thing is this triumph of Captain Webb .
Algernon Charles Swinburne wrote a poem in 1865 entitled Atalanta in Calydon, which includes one of our favorite tributes to the season of rebirth:
The book is inscribed, 'Isabel Swinburne from her affectionate brother Algernon Charles Swinburne' and Swinburne has written 'The poem of poems, which is' over the half-title 'Christabel'.
In England, the artists of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, from 1848, had sown the seeds of Aestheticism, and the work of Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Edward Burne-Jones, and Algernon Charles Swinburne exemplified it in expressing a yearning for ideal beauty through conscious medievalism.
9 Mary Disney-Leith, The Boyhood of Algernon Charles Swinburne (London, 1917), 4-5.
Both "soul-talk" and republicanism are revealed to have classical Greek, medieval Christian, and British Romantic genealogies that provide Victorian poets such as Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Arthur Hugh Clough, Robert Browning, Walt Whitman, and Algernon Charles Swinburne with a rich set of conceptual, tropological, and metrical precedents on which to draw.
The Uncollected Letters of Algernon Charles Swinburne. Ed.
'Algernon Charles Swinburne' embodies criticism as art, whereas Der Tor und der Tod differs with its moral dimension, scrutinizing aestheticism's 'deadening effect on an individual devoid of artistic talent' (p.