Sierra M. Senzaki is a Postdoctoral Lecturer in the Department of English at the University of Texas at Austin. Her current book project examines representations of the luminiferous ether, a nineteenth-century physics concept, in modern British fiction.
Sierra M. Senzaki
Giving Up the Realist Ghost in The Turn of the Screw
Realism is a famously tricky term. In literary studies it can denote a genre, an (anti-)aesthetic, a narrative mode, a philosophical literary attitude, or any combination thereof.