Biographical Material


Theme and Subject

References and Further Reading

Amy Levy: Critical Essays. Ed. Naomi Hetherington and Nadia Valman. Ohio, 2010. [review by Cynthia Scheinberg].

Beckman, Linda Hunt.Amy Levy: Her Life and Letters. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2000.

__. “Leaving ‘The Tribal Duckpond’: Amy Levy, Jewish Self-Hatred, and Jewish Identity,” Victorian Literature and Culture. 27.1 (1999), 185-201.

Bristow, Joseph, ed. The Fin-de-siecle Poem: English Literary Culture and the 1890s. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2005.

Goody, Alex. “Murder in Mile End: Amy Levy, Jewishness, and the City,” Victorian Literature and Culture. 34.2, Fin-de-Siecle Literary Culture and Women Poets (2006) 461-479.

Hetherington Naomi and Nadia Valman, eds. Amy Levy: Critical Essays. Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press,2010.

Jusová, Iveta. The New Woman And the Empire. Columbus: Ohio State University, 2005.

Ledger, Sally and Alison C. Ledger. The New Woman: Fiction and Feminism at the Fin de Siecle. Manchester: Manchester University Press,1997.

Levy, Amy. The Complete Novels and Selected Writings. Edited by Melvyn New. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1993.

Lipman, Vivian. D. A History of the Jews in Britain Since 1858. Leicester: Leicester University Press, 1990.

Nord Epstein, Deborah. Walking the Victorian Streets: Women, Representation, the City, and Modernity. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1995.

__. “’Neither Pairs nor Odd’: Female Community in Late Nineteenth-Century London.” Signs, 15.4 (1990) 733-754.

Pullen, Christine. The Woman Who Dared: A Biography of Amy Levy. Kingston upon Thames: Kingston University Press, 2010.

Scheinberg, Cynthia. “Canonizing the Jew: Amy Levy's Challenge to Victorian Poetic Identity,” Victorian Studies, 39.2 (1996), 173-200.

Valman, Nadia. The Jewess in Nineteenth-Century British Literary Culture. Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century British Literary Culture. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

__. “Semitism and Criticism: Victorian Anglo-Jewish Literary History,” Victorian Literature and Culture, 27.1 (1999) 235-248.

Whittington-Egan, Richard. “Amy Levy: A Tragic Victorian Novelist.” Contemporary Review, 280 (2002) 40-45.

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