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Publications

Edited journals

    • (with Katharina Boehm) ‘Mediating the Materiality of the Past, 1720-1930’, Word and Image (in press., forthcoming 2017).
    • Guest Editor of special issue on ‘The Arts and Feeling in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture’ 19: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century 23 (2016).
    • ‘Victorian Fiction and the Material Imagination’ (ed. and introduction) 19: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century, 6 (2008).

Refereed articles

    • ‘The Museum as 'Dream Space': Psychology and Aesthetic Response in George Eliot’s Middlemarch’, 19: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century 12 (2011).
    • ‘”A long, sunny harvest of taste and curiosity”: Collecting, aesthetics and the female body in Henry James’s The Spoils of Poynton’, Women’s History Review, 18:4 (2009), 669-686.

Refereed Book Chapters

    • ‘Photography, travel writing and tactile tourism: Extra-illustrating The Marble Faun’ in Murray, B. and Henes, M., (eds.). Travel Writing, Visual Culture and Form 1760-1900 (Basingstoke, Palgrave, 2015).
    • ‘Bricabracomania! Collecting, corporeality and the problem of things in Victorian fiction’, in Shears, J., and Sattaur, J. (eds.) Bric-à-Brac in Victorian Literature - Oddities and Commodities, (Farnham: Ashgate, 2013).
    • ‘Bibliomania, the male body and sensory erotics in Victorian literature’, in Boehm, K. (ed.) Bodies and Things in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture, (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2012).
    • ‘Dandyism, Visuality and the ‘Camp Gem’: Collections of jewels in Huysmans and Wilde’ in Calè, L., and Di Bello, P. (eds.) Illustrations, Optics and Objects in Nineteenth-Century Visual and Literary Cultures, (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2009)

Book Reviews

    • Relics of Death in Victorian Literature and Culture by Deborah Lutz, The Review of English Studies (January 2016)
    • The Birth of Classical Europe: A History from Troy to Augustine by Simon Price and Peter Thonemann, (The Brown Book, Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, 2010)

Museum Studies and Teaching

    • Hooper-Greenhill, Eilean and Victoria Mills, Evaluating Learning, Leicester Study Series for Professional Development (Leicester: Department of Museum Studies, 2004).
    • Mills, Victoria and Richard Sandell, Social Inclusion, Leicester Study Series for Professional Development (Leicester: Department of Museum Studies, 2004).
    • ‘Using Museums to Teach English Language and Literature: Three Projects at the Geffrye Museum’, Journal of Education in Museums 19 (1998)
    • ‘Fiction, Empathy and Teaching History’, Teaching History 81 (1995)