Nordic Journal of English Studies

The Nordic Journal of English Studies (NJES) is associated with the Nordic Association of English Studies and is published two to three times a year. NJES publishes articles on the English language and literatures in English. It welcomes special issues on different themes of topical interest. The journal has a review section where we draw special attention to works published in the Nordic countries. The journal is peer-reviewed and listed in the MLA, EBSCO, Elsevier, Cengage and ERIH databases. ISSN: 1654-6970.

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Vol 17, No 1 (2018): Special Issue: Visual Poetics

Edited by Jakub Lipski

Table of Contents


Editor's preface PDF
Jakub Lipski 1-2
Early Modern visual-verbal esoteric imagery and the theatre: Julius Caesar 1.3 PDF
Svenn-Arve Myklebost 3-25
Urban(e) visualization and Early Modern drama: Ben Jonson’s ‘Spectral Cities’ PDF
Anthony W. Johnson 26-73
A singular stroke of eloquence: Tristram Shandy’s typography PDF
Peter de Voogd 74-84
Gothic piles and cynical follies revisited: A quizzical tour through country house literature of the long eighteenth century PDF
M-C. Newbould 85-119
The perils of aesthetic pleasure in Ann Radcliffe’s The Romance of the Forest and The Mysteries of Udolpho PDF
Jakub Lipski 120-134
‘With, all down darkness wide, his wading light?’: Light and dark in Gerard Manley Hopkins’s ‘The Candle Indoors’ and ‘The Lantern out of Doors’ PDF
Richard Leahy 135-151
‘I will re-create Finnegans Wake anyway’: Joseph Beuys reads James Joyce PDF
Christa-Maria Lerm Hayes 152-180
Listening to images, reading the records: The inclusive experience in British progressive rock of the 1960s and 1970s PDF
Tymon Adamczewski 181-196
Re-reading The Red Tree: The art of Shaun Tan PDF
Magdalena Sikorska 197-216
‘We refugees’: (Un)othering in visual narratives on displacement PDF
Katarzyna Smyczyńska 217-236


About the contributors PDF
Volume 17 Issue 1 237-239