Writing the Empire: Robert Southey and Romantic Colonialism

Literary essay

Carol Bolton

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Language: English

Examines a range of Robert Southey’s writing to explore the relationship between Romantic literature and colonial politics during the expansion of Britain’s second empire. This study draws upon a range of interdisciplinary materials to consider the impact of his work upon nineteenth-century views of empire.