Who is the Secret Victorianist?
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Announcement: My novel is being published!
I’ve been blogging as the Secret Victorianist since 2013, sharing my love of all things nineteenth-century literature and...
Wednesday, 10 April 2019
Art Review: Boilly: Scenes of Parisian Life, The National Gallery, London
Recently the Secret Victorianist found herself back in London and on the hunt for nineteenth-century culture in the British capi...
Saturday, 30 March 2019
Charlotte Mew, according to Penelope Fitzgerald
The best lines of poetry are like catchy tunes. They hang in the air and haunt you. I’ve been haunted by the poetry of Ch...
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
Review: My Life in Middlemarch, Rebecca Mead (2014)
Reading Rebecca Mead’s part-memoir, part biography of Mary Anne Evans (1819-1880), better known by her nom de plume Geor...
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