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The New Journalism, the New Imperialism and the Fiction of Empire, 1870–1900

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Part of the Palgrave Studies in the History of the Media book series (PSHM)

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About this book

Introduction

Aggressive policy, enthusiastic news coverage and sensational novelistic style combined to create a distinctive image of Britain's Empire in late-Victorian print media. The New Journalism, the New Imperialism and the Fiction of Empire, 1870-1900 traces this phenomenon through the work of editors, special correspondents and authors.

Keywords

print media New Imperialism New Journalism Literary Journalism Victorian literature special correspondents imperial history media history Churchill imperialism journalism media news Reportage

About the authors

Andrew Griffiths is Associate Lecturer at Plymouth University, UK and is an active researcher in the fields of Victorian literature and culture, print media history, imperial history and war writing. He has taught at the University of Exeter and also for the Open University.

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