Ideologies of Epic: Nation, Empire, and Victorian Epic Poetry

Ideologies of Epic Nation Empire and Victorian Epic Poetry Examines the cultural and national politics of the epic poem in the imperial context of the Victorian period Taking Bakhtin s theory of epic as a national and monologic form this text tests and adapt

  • Title: Ideologies of Epic: Nation, Empire, and Victorian Epic Poetry
  • Author: Colin Graham
  • ISBN: 9780719052859
  • Page: 346
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Examines the cultural and national politics of the epic poem in the imperial context of the Victorian period Taking Bakhtin s theory of epic as a national and monologic form, this text tests and adapts Bakhtin s ideas through a discussion of the meeting of colonial discourses in epic poems originating from England, Ireland and India.

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