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Professor Angelique Richardson

Publications

Books

The Politics of Thomas Hardy: Biology, Culture and Environment, Oxford University Press, forthcoming, 2020.

Hardy: Diverse Audiences, John Wiley & Sons, 2016.

After Darwin: Animals, Emotions, and the Mind, Amsterdam and New York, Rodopi, 2013.

with Plunkett J, Vadillo A, Gagnier R, Rylance R, Young P, Sourcebook on Victorian Literature, Basingstoke, Palgrave, 2012.

Essentialism in Science and Culture, Special edition of Critical Quarterly, Oxford, Blackwell, 2011.

with Burdett C, Eugenics old and new, 2007.

Women Who Did: Stories by Men and Women, 1890-1914, Penguin Classics, 2005.

with Gagnier R, Eds, Victorian Boundaries, 2004.

Love and Eugenics in the late Nineteenth Century: Rational Reproduction and the New Woman, Oxford University Press, 2003.

with Willis C, Eds, The New Woman in Fiction and in Fact, Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.

Articles

Thomas Hardy's Radical Politics, English Review, vol. 28, 2018, 28-29

'Crazy for books': How Thomas Hardy understood the transformative power of reading, The Conversation, 2018

A Global Hardy, Literature Compass, Wiley, 2016, 123-135

'Beyond the Gene' Roundtable, Textual Practice, 2015, 415-432

with Bloomfield M, Garratt P, Mackay DJG, Spector T, Temple K, Beyond the gene roundtable discussion, Textual Practice, vol. 29, no. 3, 2015, 415-432

Essentialism in Science and Culture, Critical Quarterly, vol. 53, no. 4, 2011, 1-11

'Against Finality: Darwin, Mill and the end of essentialism', Critical Quarterly, vol. 53, no. 4, 2011, 21-44

with Murden J, 'Hardy Players Manuscripts Campaign', Hardy Society Journal, vol. 6, no. 2, 2010, 26-31

Darwin and Reductionisms: Victorian, Neo-Darwinian and Postgenomic Biologies, 19: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Nineteenth Century, vol. 11, Birkbeck, University of London, 2010

Science in the Marketplace: Nineteenth-Century Sites and Experiences, BRITISH JOURNAL FOR THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE, vol. 42, no. 155, 2009, 621-623

Thomas Hardy: Neither boring nor syphilitic, CRIT QUART, vol. 50, no. 1-2, BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, 2008, 234-239

Thomas Hardy's 'Facts' notebook, VICTORIAN STUDIES, vol. 48, no. 4, 2006, 766-769

Thomas Hardy and the survivals of time, VICTORIAN STUDIES, vol. 48, no. 4, 2006, 766-769

Women and British aestheticism, VICTORIAN STUDIES, vol. 45, no. 2, 2003, 370-373

Ruskin and Manangement, Critical Quarterly, no. 44, 2002, 46-50

Biology and feminism, CRIT QUART, vol. 42, no. 3, BLACKWELL PUBL LTD, 2000, 35-63

Hermaphrodites and the medical invention of sex, TLS-THE TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT, no. 5003, 1999, 8-8

'Allopathic Pills? Health, Fitness and New Woman Fictions', Women: A Cultural Review, vol. 10, 1999, 1-21

The Eugenization of love: Sarah Grand and the morality of genealogy, Victorian Studies, vol. 42, no. 2, 1999, 227-255

"Some Science underlies all Art": The Dramatization of Sexual Selection and Racial Biology in Thomas Hardy‟s A Pair of Blue Eyes and The Well-Beloved, Journal of Victorian Culture, 1998, 302-338

'"How I mismated myself for love of you!": The Biologization of Romance in Hardy's A Group of Noble Dames', Thomas Hardy Journal, vol. 14, no. 2, 1998, 59-76

Norrie Woodhall, the last Hardy Player (1905-2011), Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society, vol. 133, 182-185

Chapters

'Mona Caird', in Gilbert PK, Hughes LK, Felluga DF (eds) Blackwell Encyclopedia of Victorian Literature, Blackwells, 2018

'Eugenics and Victorian Literature', in Gilbert PK, Hughes LK, Felluga DF (eds) Blackwell Encyclopedia of Victorian Literature, Blackwells, 2018

'Who Was the New Woman?', in Marcus L, Mendelssohn M, Shepherd-Barr K (eds) , Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016

Mona Caird, in Blackwell Encyclopedia of Victorian Literature, Blackwell, 2015

Eugenics and Victorian Literature, in Blackwell Encyclopedia of Victorian Literature, Blackwell, 2015

Charles Darwin, Jane Goodall and the Scientific Imagination, in Peterson D, Bekoff M (eds) The Jane Effect: Celebrating Jane Goodall, San Antonio: Trinity University Press, 2015, 217-221

Hardy and Science, in Zhenzhao N, Xian M (eds) Translated Essays on the Study of Thomas Hardy, Nanjing: Yilin Press, 2014

'I differ widely from you': Darwin, Galton and the Culture of Eugenics, in Voigts-Virchow E, Schaff B, Pietrzak-Franger M (eds) Reflecting on Darwin, Ashgate, 2014

Heredity, in Thomas Hardy in Context, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013

George Eliot, G.H. Lewes, and Darwin: Animals, Emotions and Morals, in After Darwin, Rodopi, 2013, 136-171

Darwin and Interdisciplinarity: A Historical Perspective, in Richardson A (eds) After Darwin, Rodopi, 2013, 1-23

'Hardy and the place of culture', in Wilson K (eds) , Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010, 54-70

'The New Fiction and the New Women', in Parrinder P, Gasiorek A (eds) The Oxford History of the Novel in English, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010

'Hardy and the Place of Culture', in Wilson K (eds) A Companion to Thomas Hardy, Oxford: Blackwell, 2009, 54-70

The Life Sciences: "Everybody Nowadays Talks about Evolution", in A Concise Companion to Modernism, , 2008, 6-33

The Biological Sciences, in A Companion to Modernist Literature and Culture, , 2007, 50-65

Thomas Hardy, in The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Love, Courtship, and Sexuality through History, , 2007

The Difference between Human Beings: Biology in the Victorian Novel, in O'Gorman F (eds) Concise Companion to the Victorian Novel, Blackwell, 2005, 202-231

The Birth of National Hygiene and Efficiency: Women and Eugenics in Britain and America 1865-1915, in Heilmann A, Beetham M (eds) New Woman Hybridities: Femininity, Feminism, and International Consumer Culture, Routledge, 2004, 240-262

The Life Sciences: Everybody Nowadays Talks about Evolution, in Modernism, , 2002, 7-33

Hardy and Biology, in Thomas Hardy: Texts and Contexts, Palgrave, 2002, 156-179

Sarah Grand, in The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Love, Courtship, and Sexuality through History, 2007:

Herbert Spencer, in Europe 1789 to 1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of Industry and Empire, 2006:

Eugenics and Freedom at the fin de siècle, in Culture and Science in the Nineteenth-Century Media, 2004: Ashgate, 275-286

Hardy and Science: A Chapter of Accidents, in Palgrave Advances in Thomas Hardy Studies, 2004: Palgrave, 156-180

"People talk a lot of Nonsense about Heredity": Mona Caird and Anti-Eugenic Feminism, in The New Woman in Fiction and in Fact: Fin de Siècle Feminisms, 2001: Palgrave, 183-211

"The Book of The Season": The Conception and Reception of Darwin's Expression, in Richardson A (eds) After Darwin, 2013: Rodopi, 51-88

Reviews

Review of Daniel Brown, The Poetry of Victorian Scientists: Style, Science and Nonsense (Cambridge University Press, 2013), Times Literary Supplement http://www.the-tls.co.uk/tls/public/article1407873.ece, 2014

The many-sided Thomas Hardy. Rev. of The Collected Letters of Thomas Hardy, Volume 8: Further Letters (OUP, 2012) edited by Michael Millgate and Keith Wilson, Times Literary Supplement, 2013, 3-4

Rev. of Rebecca Stott, Darwin's Ghosts: In Search of the First Evolutionists, Times Literary Supplement, 2013

Rev. of George Levine, Darwin the Writer (OUP, 2011), Times Literary Supplement, 2012

Proust Was a Neuroscientist, TLS-THE TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT, no. 5657, 2011, 12-12

The Invention of Altruism: Making Moral Meanings in Victorian Britain, Critical Quarterly, vol. 52, no. 4, 2010, 107-112

'The Cruel Madness of Love': Sex, Syphilis and Psychiatry in Scotland, 1880-1930, B HIST MED, vol. 84, no. 2, JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV PRESS, 2010, 303-304

Internet publications

'The Politics of Thomas Hardy', The Exeter Blog, 2015

'The eugenics archive: Great Britain', 2014

Blog, 2011

Letters

Political Hardy, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, no. 5849, 2015

Francis Galton and eugenics, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, no. 5800, 2014

Thomas hardy and royalty, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, no. 5757, 2013, 6-6

Darwin and child psychology, TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, Times Newspapers Ltd.

Others

Patricia Murphy, Time is of the Essence: Temporality, Gender and the New Woman (State University of New York Press), Nineteenth-Century Contexts, no. 27, Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2005, 198-200

Talia Schaffer and Kathy Alexis Psomiades (eds), Women and British aestheticism (University of Virginia Press, 1999), and Talia Schaffer, The Forgotten Female aesthetes: Literary Culture in Late-Victorian England (University of Virginia Press, 2000), Victorian Studies, no. 45, Indiana University Press, 2003, 370-373

Stephen Van Dulken, Inventing the Nineteenth Century: The Great Age of Victorian Inventions (British Library 2001), TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, Times Newspapers Ltd., 2002, 30-30

'All the instruments agree', Clark Blaise Time Lord: Sir Sandford Fleming and the Creation of Standard Time (Pantheon Books, 2001), TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, Times Newspapers Ltd., 2001, 24-24

James E. Strick, Sparks of Life - Darwinism and the Victorian Debates over Spontaneous Generation (Harvard UP, 2000), TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, Times Newspapers Ltd., 2001, 7-7

Gillian Beer, Darwin's Plots: Evolutionary Narrative in Darwin, George Eliot and Nineteenth-Century Fiction (1983; 2nd edition, CUP, 2000), George Eliot Review, 2001, 83-88

Phillip Mallett (ed.), The Achievement of Thomas Hardy (Macmillan, 2000), Thomas Hardy Journal, Thomas Hardy Society, 2001, 80-84

Shanta Dutta, Ambivalence in Hardy: A study of his attitude to women, Victorian Studies, vol. 44, no. 1, Indiana University Press, 2001, 155-157

Pierre Vinken, The Shape of the Heart (Elsevier Science, 1999), TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, Times Newspapers Ltd., 2000, 33-33

Sally Ledger, The New Woman: Fiction and Feminism at the Fin de Siècle (Manchester University Press, 1997); Claudia Nelson and Ann Sumner Holmes, eds., Maternal Instincts: Visions of Motherhood and Sexuality in Britain 1875 -1925 (Macmillan, 1998); Tracey Hill ed., Decadence and Danger: Writing, History and the Fin de Siècle (Sulis Press, 1997); Ann Heilmann, ed., The Late Victorian Marriage Debate: A Collection of Key New Woman Texts (Routledge/Thoemmes Press, 1998), Journal of Victorian Culture, no. 5, Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2000, 146-150

'Difficulties with boys', Christopher Lane, The Burdens of Intimacy - Psychoanalysis and Victorian Masculinity (University of Chicago Press, 1999), TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, Times Newspapers Ltd., 1999, 10-10

Tess O'Toole, Genealogy and fiction in Hardy: Family lineage and narrative lines, Victorian Studies, no. 42, Indiana University Press, 1999, 371-373

Jane Thomas, Thomas Hardy, Femininity and Dissent: A Reassessment of the 'Minor' Novels (Macmillan, 1999), Thomas Hardy Journal, no. 14, Thomas Hardy Society, 1999, 128-132

Teresa Mangum, Married, Middlebrow, and Militant: Sarah Grand and the New Woman novel (University of Michigan Press, 1999), Victorian Studies, vol. 42, no. 4, Indiana University Press, 1999, 684-686

Alice Dreger, Hermaphrodites and the Medical Invention of Sex (Harvard University Press, 1998), TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, Times Newspapers Ltd., 1999, 8-8

Sally Shuttleworth, Charlotte Brontë and Victorian Psychology (CUP, 1996), Women: A Cultural Review, no. 9, Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 1998, 327-329

Harriet Ritvo, The Platypus and the Mermaid: And Other Figments of the Classifying Imagination (Harvard University Press, 1998), TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, Times Newspapers Ltd., 1998, 32-32

A. J. Harrison, Savant of the Australian Seas, William Saville-Kent (1845-1908), TLS - The Times Literary Supplement, Times Newspapers Ltd., 1998, 32-32