Tag Archives: George Eliot

Middlemarch Voted Greatest British Novel of All Time

The Metro website (and others) recently reported that a panel of 82 international critics declared George Eliot’s Middlemarch the greatest British novel of all time.  Now… one could say that “all time” hasn’t happened yet so they’re being a bit … Continue reading

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A Defense of Casaubon or, Hey, Obsessed Scholars Aren’t So Bad!

Fearless Admin recently happened across an interesting article in the Guardian and very kindly drew it to my attention.  Apparently the Guardian is counting down “The 100 Best Novels” and George Eliot’s Middlemarch comes in at number 21.  That’s not … Continue reading

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Something Neat X: “Middlemarch” Publicity Pictures

Found these as I was image-searching one day:  PBS publicity photos for “Middlemarch“, the outstanding 1994 BBC mini-series based on George Eliot’s book by the same name, featuring Patrick Malahide as the Reverend Edward Casaubon.  Click either image for a … Continue reading

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