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Title Writers' houses and the making of memory / edited by Harald Hendrix.
Imprint New York : Routledge, ©2008.


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Description 1 online resource (vii, 284 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge research in cultural and media studies ; 11
Routledge research in cultural and media studies ; 11.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-262) and index.
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Subject Literary landmarks.
Contents Introduction : writers' houses as media of expression and remembrance : from self-fashioning to cultural memory / Harald Hendrix -- The early modern invention of literary tourism : Petrarch's houses in France and Italy / Harald Hendrix -- Shakespeare's birthplace in Stratford : bardolatry reconsidered / Michael Rosenth -- Remembrance and revision : Goethe's houses in Frankfurt and Weimar / Bodo Plachta -- Goethe's home in the "First city of the world" : the making of the Casa di Goethe / Dorothee Hock -- Abbotsford : dislocation and cultural remembrance / Ann Rigney --Myth and memory : reading the Bront︠ parsonage / Christine Alexander -- Memory regained : founding and funding the Keats Shelley Memorial House in Rome / Catherine Payling -- The rooms of memory : the Praz Museum in Rome / Paola Colaiacomo -- Casa Vasari in Arezzo : writing and decorating the artist's house / Ben Thomas -- In Vasto and in London : the Rossettis' houses as mirrors of dislocated national identities / Paola Spinozzi -- William Morris's houses and the shaping of aesthetic socialism / Vita Fortunati -- Memories of exoticism and empire : Henry Rider Haggard's Wunderkammer at Ditchingham House / Marilena Parlati -- "La Maison d'un artiste" : the Goncourts, Bibelots, and fin de sïcle interiority / Claire O'Mahony -- Collecting and autobiography : a note on the origins of La Casa della vita by Mario Praz and its relation to Edmond de Goncourt's La Maison d'un artiste / Patrizia Rosazza Ferraris -- A nomadic investment in history : Pierre Loti's house at Rochefort-sur-Mer / Stephen Bann -- "Une chambre mentale" : Proust's solitude / Jon Kear -- Epilogue : the appeal of Writers' houses / Harald Hendrix.
Other Author Hendrix, Harald.
Other Title Print version: Writers' houses and the making of memory. New York : Routledge, ©2008 9780415957427