Every Man His Own Monument: Self-Monumentalizing in Romantic Britain

Matthews, S. (Examiner)

Activity: Examination typesExternal Examination and Supervision

Description

Public examination of dissertation presented at Uppsala University for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy
Period9 Nov 2018
ExamineeChris Haffenden
Activity held atDepartment of History of Science and Ideas, Uppsala University
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • Self-monumentalizing
  • self-made immortality
  • history of celebrity
  • cultural memory
  • historical consciousness
  • Jeremy Bentham
  • Sir John Soane
  • Soane Museum
  • Benjamin Robert Haydon
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  • autobiography