Tamara Wagner

English Literature


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Tamara S. Wagner obtained her PhD from Cambridge University and is currently Associate Professor at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. Her books include Victorian Narratives of Failed Emigration: Settlers, Returnees, and Nineteenth–Century Literature in English (2016), Financial Speculation in Victorian Fiction: Plotting Money and the Novel Genre, 1815-1901 (2010), and Longing: Narratives of Nostalgia in the British Novel, 1740-1890 (2004). She has also edited several special issues and collections such as Domestic Fiction in Colonial Australia and New Zealand (2014), Victorian Settler Narratives: Emigrants, Cosmopolitans and Returnees in Nineteenth-Century Literature (2011), and Antifeminism and the Victorian Novel: Rereading Nineteenth-Century Women Writers (2009). Wagner currently works on a study of babyhood in Victorian popular culture.



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