OSCAR WILDE

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Biography written by Victor Salvo
Biography edited by Owen Keehnen
Biography edited, vetted and certified by Neil McKenna

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Cohen, Ed. Talk on the Wilde Side:
Toward a Genealogy of Discourse on Male Sexualities
New York: Routledge, 1993

Cohen, Philip K. The Moral Vision of Oscar Wilde
Rutherford, N.J.: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1978

Cohen, William A.
"Willie and Wilde: Reading The Portrait of Mr. W.H." South Atlantic Quarterly 88 (1989): 219-245

Ellmann, Richard. Oscar Wilde. New York: Viking, 1987

Freedman, Jonathan, ed. Oscar Wilde: A Collection of Critical Essays. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1969

Foldy, Michael S.
The Trials of Oscar Wilde: Deviance, Morality, and Late-Victorian Society. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1997

Gagnier, Reginia
Idylls of the Marketplace: Oscar Wilde and the Victorian Public
Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1986

Holland, Merlin. The Real Trial of Oscar Wilde. New York: Harper Perennial, 2004

Hyde, H. Montgomery. Oscar Wilde
London: Eyre Methuen, 1975
(Reprint by Penguin Books 2001)

McKenna, Neil
The Secret Life of Oscar Wilde
U.K.: Random House, 2003

Nassaar, Christopher S.
Into the Demon Universe: A Literary Exploration of Oscar Wilde
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1974

Nunokawa, Jeff and Sickels, Amy. Oscar Wilde
New York: Chelsea House, 2005

Oates, Joyce Carol
"The Picture of Dorian Gray: Wilde's Parable of the Fall."
Critical Inquiry 7 (1980): 419-428

Pearce, Joseph. The Unmasking of Oscar Wilde
San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 2004

Powys, John Cowper
"Wilde as a Symbolic Figure"
Oscar Wilde: The Critical Heritage
Karl Beckson, ed.
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1970. 357

Robins, Ashley H.
Oscar Wilde - The Great Drama of His Life:
How His Tragedy Reflected His Personality
Portland, OR: Sussex Academic Press, 2011

Sinfield, Alan
The Wilde Century: Effeminacy, Oscar Wilde, and the Queer Movement
London: Cassell, 1994
 
Summers, Claude J.
Gay Fictions: Wilde to Stonewall
New York: Continuum, 1990
 
"Writing Gone Wilde: Homoerotic Desire in the Closet of Representation."
PMLA 102 (1987): 801-813

Woodcock, George. The Paradox of Oscar Wilde
New York: Macmillan, 1950

http://cmgww.com/historic/wilde/
 
http://www.victorianweb.org/authors/wilde/index.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oscar_Wilde

 

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