Retractionless Reprints; or, rumours of his death have been greatly exaggerated


Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies, University of Sheffield.


14 May 2015


University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom


The paper will explore the ways in which the reprinting culture of the late Georgian period (1780s-1830s) affected perceptions of time and space and the extent to which Anderson’s ‘Imagined Communities’ were enhanced or limited by the hurried timelessness of unattributed, and largely unaccountable, reprint reportage.

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