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Dr Patricia Zakreski

Publications

Books

Crafting the Woman Professional in the Long Nineteenth Century: Artistry and Industry in Britain, Aldershot, Ashgate, 2013.

with Zakreski P, Hadjiafxendi K, What is a Woman to Do? A Reader on Women, Work and Art, c. 1830-90, Oxford, Peter Lang, 2010.

Representing Female Artistic Labour 1848-1890: Refining Work for the Middle Class Woman, Aldershot, Ashgate, 2006.

Articles

Fashioning the Domestic Novel: Rewriting Narrative Patterns in Margaret Oliphant'sand, Journal of Victorian Culture, 2016, 1-18

The Victorian Christmas Card as aesthetic Object: 'Very interesting ephemerae of a very interesting period in English Art-production', Journal of Design History, Oxford University Press (OUP), 2015

'Tell Me Lies: Lying, Storytelling, and the Romance Novel as Feminist Fiction', Journal of Popular Romance Studies, vol. 2, no. 2, 2012

'Piece Work: Mosaic, Feminine Influence and Charlotte Yonge's Beechcroft at Rockstone'., Studies in the Literary Imagination, vol. 43, no. 1, 2010, 69-93

Chapters

with Hadjiafxendi K, Zakreski P, Introduction: Artistry and industry - The process of female professionalisation, in Crafting the Woman Professional in the Long Nineteenth Century: Artistry and Industry in Britain, , 2013, 1-22

Creative Industry: Design, Art Education and the Woman Professional, in Hadjiafxendi K, Zakreski P (eds) Crafting the Woman Professional in the Long Nineteenth Century: Artistry and Industry in Britain, Ashgate, 2013

Reviews

Women, Portraiture and the Crisis of Identity in Victorian Literature: My Lady Scandalous Reconsidered, VICTORIAN STUDIES, vol. 53, no. 1, 2010, 152-154