Kirstie Blair

Prof

  • United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

20032019

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Research Output

2019

Dialect, region, class, work

Blair, K., 20 Mar 2019, The Cambridge Companion to Victorian Women's Poetry. Hughes, L. K. (ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 129-144 16 p. (Cambridge Companions to Literature).

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

The Scottish nursery muse: Scottish poetry and the children's verse tradition in the Victorian period

Blair, K., 3 Jun 2019, The Land of Storybooks: Scottish Children's Literature in the Long Nineteenth Century. Dunnigan, S. & Lai, S-F. (eds.). Glasgow: Association for Scottish Literary Studies, p. 84-106 23 p.

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

Working Verse in Victorian Scotland: Poetry, Press, Community

Blair, K., 27 Jun 2019, Oxford: Oxford University Press. 256 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2018

Advertising poetry, the working-class poet, and the victorian newspaper press

Blair, K., 23 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Victorian Culture. 23, 1, p. 103-118 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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'"We may not know, we cannot tell": Religion and reserve in Victorian children's poetics

Blair, K., 2018, The Aesthetics of Children's Poetry: A Study of Children's Verse in English. Wakely-Mulroney, K. & Joy, L. (eds.). Oxford, p. 127-144 15 p. (Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
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12 Downloads (Pure)
1 Citation (Scopus)
2017

The influence of the Oxford Movement on poetry and fiction

Blair, K., 7 Jun 2017, The Oxford Handbook of the Oxford Movement. Brown, S. J., Nockles, P. B. & Pereiro, J. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 410-427 17 p.

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

Open Access
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9 Downloads (Pure)

The newspaper press and the Victorian working-class poet

Blair, K., 31 May 2017, A History of British Working-Class Literature. Goodridge, J. & Keegan, B. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 264-280 17 p.

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

Open Access
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2 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Children's literature and theology in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries

Blair, K., 26 May 2016, In : Literature and Theology. 30, 2, p. 125-130 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
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7 Downloads (Pure)
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The mood of the golden age: paganism, ecotheology and the wild woods in L.M. Montgomery’s Anne and Emily series

Blair, K. & Thompson, W. V., 30 Jun 2016, In : Literature and Theology. 30, 2, p. 131-147 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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13 Downloads (Pure)
2014

"A very poetical town": newspaper poetry and the working-class poet in Victorian Dundee

Blair, K., 30 Mar 2014, In : Victorian Poetry. 52, 1, p. 89-109 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Inhuman rhythms: working-class railway poets and the measure of industry

Blair, K., 2014, In : Victorian Review. 40, 1, p. 35-39 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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8 Citations (Scopus)
147 Downloads (Pure)
2013

Church going

Blair, K., 13 Dec 2013, The Oxford Handbook of Victorian Poetry. Bevis, M. (ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 762-782 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Transatlantic Tractarians: Victorian poetry and the Church of England in America

Blair, K., 2013, In : Victorian Studies. 55, 2, p. 286-98 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Class and the Canon: Constructing Labouring-Class Poetry and Poetics, 1750-1900

Blair, K. (ed.) & Gorji, M. (ed.), 13 Nov 2012, Basingstoke. 216 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

Form and Faith in Victorian Poetry and Religion

Blair, K., 24 May 2012, Oxford. 272 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

31 Citations (Scopus)

The poet preachers

Blair, K., 4 Oct 2012, The Oxford Handbook of the British Sermon, 1689-1901. Francis, K. & Gibson, W. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 565-579 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2011

Accents disconsolate: rereading Longfellow's Evangeline

Blair, K., 2011, In : Literature in the Early American Republic. 3, p. 1-33 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poetry and sensation

Blair, K., 12 Oct 2011, A Companion to Sensation Fiction. Gilbert, P. K. (ed.). Chichester: John Wiley & Sons Inc., p. 107-119 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Poetry and sensation

Blair, K., 1 Jul 2011, A Companion to Sensation Fiction. Gilbert, P. K. (ed.). Oxford, p. 107-120 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

'The steam arm': proto-steampunk themes in a Victorian popular song

Blair, K., 2011, In : Neo-Victorian Studies. 3, 1, p. 196-207 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009

Alfred Tennyson

Blair, K., 29 Mar 2009, The Blackwell Companion to the Bible in English Literature. Lemon, R., Mason, E., Roberts, J. & Rowland, C. (eds.). Oxford, p. 496-511 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

He sings alone: hybrid forms and the Victorian working-class poet

Blair, K., 1 Sep 2009, In : Victorian Literature and Culture. 37, p. 523-541 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2008

In memoriam XIII and the Corsair

Blair, K., 1 Mar 2008, In : Notes and Queries. 55, 1, p. 34-37 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2007

John Keble and 'The Christian Year'

Blair, K., 15 Mar 2007, The Oxford Handbook of English Literature and Theology. Hass, A., Jay, E. & Jasper, D. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 607-623 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)
2006

Breaking loose: Frederick Faber and the failure of reserve

Blair, K., 2006, In : Victorian Poetry. 44, 1, p. 25-42 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Swinburne's spasms: 'poems and ballads' and the 'spasmodic school'

Blair, K., 2006, In : Yearbook of English Studies. 36, 2, p. 180-196 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Victorian Poetry and the Culture of the Heart

Blair, K., 6 Jul 2006, Oxford. 273 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2004

Gypsies and lesbian desire: Vita Sackville-West, Violet Trefusis and Virginia Woolf

Blair, K., 1 Jun 2004, In : Twentieth Century Literature. 50, 2, p. 141-166 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

John Keble in Context

Blair, K. (ed.), 14 Nov 2004, London. 210 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

Spasmodic affections: poetry, pathology and the spasmodic hero

Blair, K., 22 Dec 2004, In : Victorian Poetry. 42, 4, p. 473-490 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
2003

John Keble and the rhythm of faith

Blair, K., 1 Apr 2003, In : Essays in Criticism. 53, 2, p. 129-150 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

‘Proved on the pulses’: heart disease in Victorian culture, 1830-1860

Blair, K., 3 Oct 2003, Framing and Imagining Disease in Cultural History. Rousseau, G., Gill, M., Haycock, D. & Herwig, M. (eds.). Basingstoke, p. 285-302 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter