Dickens and mass culture /

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: John, Juliet, 1967-
Format: Book
Published:Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Table of Contents:
  • The amusements of the people: cultural politics, class, commerce
  • 'A body without a head': culture shock in Dickens's American notes (1842)
  • 'Personal' journalism: getting down into the masses
  • 'Coming face to face with multitudes': the public readings
  • Culture, machines, and cultural industry
  • Moving pictures and moving people: the aesthetics of 'mass success'
  • The making of a cultural myth: Oliver Twist on screen
  • Heritage Dickens; or, culture and the commodity
  • Conclusion: Dickens worlds past, present, and yet to come.