Broglio, Ron, 1966-, Beasts of burden , 2017
Beasts of burden : biopolitics, labor, and animal life in British Romanticism / Ron Broglio.
- Albany, NY : State University of New York Press, 2017.
- Physical Description:
- xiii, 163 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Reference LibraryPR468.A56 B74 2017 (LC)Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-160) and index.
- Subject Terms:
- Animals in art.Animals in art.Animals in literature.Animals in literature.English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.English literature.Farm life in literature.Farm life in literature.Great Britain.Human-animal relationships in literature.Human-animal relationships in literature.Romanticism -- Great Britain.Romanticism.
- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
- Animal life and rural labor: Literary and material resistance in biopolitical Britain
- Docile numbers and stubborn bodies: Population and the problem of multitude
- On vulnerability: Studies from life that ought not to be copied
- Wonder as resistance: Sheep, fairies, and James Hogg the Ettrick Shepherd
- Animal dwelling in natural history: Thomas Bewick, George Stubbs, and corporality
- Man proposes, animality disposes: Antihuman landseer with implications for biopolitical Britain
- Afterword: Romanticism in the dust of this planet.