Caroline Sumpter

Dr

  • Room 0G.004 - 1 University Square

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

I am open to PhD applications in the fields of - Victorian Literature, Culture and Politics (including the 1890s) - Literature and Science - Literature and Ethics - Periodical Culture - Nineteenth-Century Constructions of Childhood - Nineteenth-Century Fantasy, including Science Fiction and Fairy Tale

19992019

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Research Output

2019

Devulgarizing Dickens: Andrew Lang, Homer and the Rise of Psycho-Folklore

Sumpter, C., 21 Aug 2019, (Accepted) In : ELH . 87, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Keir Hardie and the Right to Childhood

Sumpter, C., 2019, Keir Hardie and the Twenty-First Century Socialist Revival . Bryan, P. (ed.). Edinburgh : Luath Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2018

Hardy and Animals (Review)

Sumpter, C., 01 Jul 2018, In : Hardy Society Journal . p. 122-5 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2016

"No Artist has Ethical Sympathies": Oscar Wilde, Aesthetics, and Moral Evolution

Sumpter, C., Sep 2016, In : Victorian Literature and Culture. 44, 3, p. 623-40 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Spellbound: The Fairy Tale and the Victorians by Molly Clark Hillard (Review)

Sumpter, C., 01 Sep 2016, In : Victorian Studies. 58, 2, p. 376-378 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2014

Book Review: Roger Ebbatson. Landscape and Literature 1830-1914: Nature, Text, Aura. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013

Sumpter, C., 2014, In : Richard Jefferies Society Journal . 26, Summer 2014, p. 37-40 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Open Access
2012

Anthropology, Socialist Prediction and William Morris’s Commonweal

Sumpter, C., Sep 2012, In : cultural and social history. 9, 3, p. 349-367 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Tales of Bluebeard and his Wives from Late Antiquity to Postmodern Times

Sumpter, C., 01 Sep 2012, In : Victorian Studies. 55, 1, p. 160-62

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

The Victorian Press and the Fairy Tale (paperback)

Sumpter, C., 01 Feb 2012, paperback ed. Houndsmills : Palgrave Macmillan. 254 p. (Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture )

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2011

Machiavelli Writes the Future: History and Progress in Richard Jefferies's After London

Sumpter, C., 2011, In : Nineteenth-Century Contexts. 33 , 4, p. 315-331 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

On Suffering and Sympathy: Jude the Obscure, Evolution and Ethics

Sumpter, C., 2011, In : Victorian Studies. 53, 4, p. 665-687 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Reflections on Oral/Literary Relations in the Fairy Tale

Sumpter, C., Dec 2010, In : Elore: Journal of the Finnish Folklore Society. 17 (2), p. 127-137 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009

'Fairy Tale and Folklore in the Nineteenth Century', Blackwell Literature Compass, 6.3 (April 2009) 785-98

Sumpter, C., Apr 2009, In : Literature Compass. 6.3, p. 785-798 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Folklore and the Fantastic in Nineteenth Century British Fiction

Sumpter, C., 2009, In : Irish Studies Review. 17, 3, p. 393-4 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Robert Louis Stevenson, Science and the Fin de Siecle

Sumpter, C., 2009, In : Literature and History. 18 , 1, 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2008

The Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism

Sumpter, C., Dec 2008, British Library Publishing : Unknown Publisher.

Research output: Other contribution

The Victorian Press and the Fairy Tale

Sumpter, C., 2008, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan. 254 p. ( Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century Writing and Culture)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2006

'Innocents and Epicures: The Child, the Fairy Tale and Avant-Garde Debate in fin-de-siecle Little Magazines'

Sumpter, C., 01 Sep 2006, In : Nineteenth-Century Contexts. 28 (3), 3, p. 225-244 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Joining the `Crusade against the Giants': Keir Hardie's Fairy Tales and The Socialist Child Reader

Sumpter, C., Sep 2006, In : Literature and History. 15 (2), p. 34-49 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

The Cheap Press and the 'Reading Crowd': Visualising Mass Culture and Modernity, 1838-1910

Sumpter, C., Dec 2006, In : Media History. 12 (3), p. 233-252 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2004

'Making Socialists or Murdering to Dissect? Natural History and Child Socialization in the Labour Prophet and Labour Leader'

Sumpter, C., Jan 2004, Culture and Science in the Nineteenth-Century Media. Henson, L., Cantor, G., Dawson, G., Noakes, R., Shuttleworth, S. & Topham, J. R. (eds.). Ashgate Publishing, p. 29-40 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1999

‘The Spinster Tale-teller in the Victorian Marketplace', New Comparison

Sumpter, C., Aug 1999, In : New Comparison. 27/8, p. 83-97 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle