Conference Papers, Lectures and Talks

Arias, Rosario. “Embodied Subjectivities and Vulnerable Lives/Sites in Contemporary Fiction”. Keynote Speaker. Vulnerability: Memories, Bodies, Sites. University of Padua, 16-17 May 2016.

Arias, Rosario. “Prometheus, Frankenstein and Contemporary Rewritings of the Myth”. Conference and lectures, Master’s Programme in Advanced English Studies. University of Valencia, December 2015.

Arias, Rosario. “Victorian Spiritualism and Literature: An Overview”. New Trends in English Studies XI. Universidade A Coruña, 18 November 2015.

Arias, Rosario. “Una aproximación a la narrativa inglesa contemporánea dentro de los estudios de Doctorado”. Programa de Doctorado en Filología. Estudios Lingüísticos y Literarios: Teoría y Aplicaciones. UNED, November 2015 and November 2016.

Arias, Rosario. “The Victorians and Us: Neo-Victorianism in a Nutshell”. Conference, Master’s Programme in Translation for the Editorial World. Universidad de Málaga, 2015 and 2016.

Arias, Rosario. “The Power of Touch Commemorative Experience in Contemporary Fiction”. Cultures of Commemoration. University of Portsmouth, 11-12 July 2014.

Ballesteros González, Antonio. “Spectres Haunting Europe: The Neo-Victorian Reconstruction of the Past in Alan Moore’s and Eddie Campbell’s From Hell”. Transactions and Connections: Memories of the Past in the European Context. Universidad de Málaga, 9-11 October 2013.

Ballesteros González, Antonio. “Remembering/Dismembering the Past in neo-Dickensian Fictions”. Cultures of Commemoration International Conference. University of Portsmouth, 13 July 2014.

Ballestesros González, Antonio. “Imágenes desencantadas: representaciones neo-victorianas del mito del vampiro”. Myths in Crisis, The Crisis of Myth. Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 21-24 October 2014.

Ballesteros González, Antonio. “Dickens y la ficción detectivesca: reescrituras neo-victorianas de The Mystery of Edwin Drood”. 38th AEDEAN Conference, Alcalá de Henares, 12-14 November 2014.

Modia Lorenzo, Mª Jesús. “George Eliot and Spain: An Irregular Reception”. 12th ESSE Conference, Kosice, 29 August-2 September 2014.

Modia Lorenzo, Mª Jesús. “Los Conflictos Hispano-Británicos en la Prensa Inglesa a Principios del Siglo XIX”. V Congreso Internacional Sociedad Estudios Siglo XVIII, SEESXVIII y Universidad de Cádiz. University of Cádiz, 24-26 October 2012.

Monrós Gaspar, Laura. “Cassandra in Tavistock: Victorian Appropriations of the Classical Past”, Performing Epic into the Twenty-First Century, APGRD (Archive of Performances of Greek and Roman Drama). University of Oxford, 18-19 September 2015.

Monrós Gaspar, Laura. ”Of Grottoes, Asylums and Lost Mermaids: Female Identities and Postmodern Heterotopias in Essie Fox”. Material Traces of the Past in Contemporary Literature. Universidad de Mälaga, 6-8 May 2015.

Monrós Gaspar, Laura. “‘Forgive a poor lone woman’s schemings’: Strong-minded women and Victorian appropriations of the classical past”. BAVS Conference. University of Leeds, 27-29 August 2015.



Arias, Rosario. “Neo-Sensation Fiction, or ‘Appealing to the Nerves’: Sensation and Perception in Neo-Victorian Fiction”. Rivista di Studi Vittoriani (Journal of Victorian Studies). Guest edited by Mariaconcetta Costantini and Saverio Tomaiuolo (2015): in press.

Arias, Rosario, ed. Spiritualism, Science and Technology. Volume 3 of Spiritualism, 1840-1930. Ed. Patricia Pulham, Christine Ferguson, Rosario Arias, Tatiana Kontou. London and New York: Routledge, 2014. ISBN: 978-0-415-68309-8.

Arias, Rosario. “Traces and Vestiges of the Victorian Past in Contemporary Literature”. Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture: Immersions and Revisitations. Ed. Nadine Boehm-Schnitker and Susanne Gruss. London and New York: Routledge, 2014. 111-122. ISBN: 978-0-415-70830-2.

Arias, Rosario. “Personal Trauma, Romance and Ghostly Traces in Justine Picardie’s Daphne”. Traumatic Realism and Romance in Contemporary British Narrative. Ed. Jean-Michel Ganteau and Susana Onega. London and New York: Routledge, 2013. 74-101. ISBN: 978-0-415-66107-2.

Arias, Rosario and Patricia Pulham, eds. Haunting and Spectrality in Neo-Victorian Fiction: Possessing the Past. Basingstoke: Palgrave-Macmillan, 2010. ISBN: 978-0-230-20557-4

Ballesteros González, Antonio. “The Mysteries of Edwin Drood: The Search for Closure and Meaning in Neo-Victorian Rewritings of the Last Dickens”. The European English Messenger 22.1 (Summer 2013): 17-22. ISSN: 0960-4545.

Ballesteros González, Antonio. “Decadencia y Perversión: Oscar Wilde y la Creación Victoriana del Mito de Salomé”. Herejía y Belleza 2 (November 2013): 69-88. ISSN: 2255-193X.

Ballesteros González, Antonio. La Narrativa de Oscar Wilde (edition and introduction). Madrid: Edaf, 2016. ISBN: 978-84-414-3654-1.

Modia Lorenzo, Mª Jesús. Ex-Sistere. Women’s Mobility in Contemporary Irish, Welsh and Galician Literature (edition and introduction). Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016. ISBN: 978-1-4438-8700-7.

Modia Lorenzo, Mª Jesús. “The Reception of George Eliot in Spain”. Eds. Elinor Shaffer and Catherine Brown. The Reception of George Eliot in Europe. London: Bloomsbury, 2016. ISBN: 978144119022-2.

Monrós Gaspar, Laura. Cassandra the Fortune-Teller: Prophets, Gipsies and Victorian Burlesque. Bari, Levanti Editori (2011). ISBN: 978-88-7949-575-2.

Monrós Gaspar, Laura. Casandra de Florence Nightingale (edition, introduction, and translation). Valencia, Institució Alfons el Magnànim (2011). ISBN: 978-84-7822-593-5

Monrós Gaspar, Laura. Persiguiendo a Safo: Escritoras Victorianas y Mitología Clásica. Valencia, JPMEdiciones (2012). ISBN: 978-84-937960-3-7.

Monrós Gaspar, Laura y Miguel Teruel Pozas.  Nineteenth-Century Literature. A Reader. Valencia, Publicacions Universitat de València (2012). ISBN: 978-84-370-8930-0.

Monrós Gaspar, Laura. Victorian Classical Burlesques. A Critical Anthology. London, Bloomsbury Academic (2015).  ISBN: 9781472537867