Monthly Archive: August, 2013

V&A: Tipu’s Tiger


Tipu’s Tiger Written by Veronica Murphy, 1976, and published in the V&A Masterpieces series. Revised 2006. ‘Tipu’s Tiger’, a carved and lacquered wooden semi-automaton in the shape of a tiger mauling a man,… Continue reading

CFC The Male Body in Victorian Literature and Culture


Call for Contributions There exists a considerable amount of research focused on the female body in the Victorian period, from seminal texts such as Krugovoy Silver’s exploration of anorexic female bodies (2002), Talairach-Vielmas’… Continue reading