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The George Eliot Review 33 (2002)


Published by The George Eliot Review Online https://GeorgeEliotReview.org


Kathleen Adams has been Secretary of the Fellowship since 1968. She initiated the Review in 1970, was editor until 1981 and co-editor 1982-91. She published Those of Us Who Loved Her in 1980 and A Community of Interest: The Story of the George Eliot Fellowship 1930-2000 in 2000.

Lynda Carnes is Chairman of the Bedworth Society.

Mary Wilson Carpenter is Associate Professor of English at Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, and has published widely on Victorian literature, including George Eliot and the Landscape of Time (1986).

Stephen Gill is Professor of English Literature at Oxford University. His publications include Wordsworth and the Victorians (1998) and the Penguin Classics edition of Adam Bede.

Beryl Gray teaches for the Faculty of Continuing Education at Birkbeck College and is Coeditor of the Review. She is the author of George Eliot and Music (1989), and has edited several of George Eliot's works, including The Mill on the Floss (1996). She is currently working on a project on Victorians and dogs.

Barbara Hardy is Emeritus Professor of English, University of London, and her influential work on George Eliot, beginning with The Novels of George Eliot (1959) has been instrumental in establishing the modem reputation of the novelist. In recent years she has published a memoir, Swansea Girl (1994), a novel, London Lovers (both Peter Owen), and a volume of poems, Severn Bridge: New and Selected Poems (Shoestring). She has also published critical studies of Shakespeare, Jane Austen, Thackeray, Dickens, Hardy, Henry James, and Dylan Thomas.

Margaret Harris is Professor of English at the University of Sydney. She has edited, with Judith Johnston, The Journals of George Eliot (1998) and the Everyman Paperback Middlemarch (1997), and is a major contributor to the Oxford Reader's Companion to George Eliot (2000).