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The Journal of Victorian Culture covers all aspects of nineteenth-century society, culture, and the material world including literature, art, performance, politics, science, medicine, technology, lived experience, and ideas.

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The aim of the JVC Essay Prize is to promote scholarship among postgraduate research students working on the Victorian period in any discipline in the UK and abroad

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Featured articles from JVC

Explore a selection of articles from the latest issue of Journal of Victorian Culture for free for a limited period:

A ‘Permanent Environment of Brightness, Warmth, and “Homeliness”’: Domesticity and Authority in a Victorian Children’s Institution
by Claudia Soares

The Tables Turned: Curious Commodities in Victorian Children’s Literature
by Clayton Tarr

Advertising Poetry, the Working-Class Poet and the Victorian Newspaper Press
by Kirstie Blair

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