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  • Carefully Corrected / Mutilated Mess: Ossian's Textual Legacies 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne; Tonra, Justin (2015)
    Controversies over legitimacy are an essential part of the literary reception and cultural meaning (Mulholland 394) of James Macpherson s Ossian poems. Many revisionist readings of Ossian attempt to preserve the text ...
  • Crowdsourcing Annotation and the Social Edition : Ossian Online 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne; Tonra, Justin (2014)
    James Macpherson s Ossian poems were the international sensation of the eighteenth-century. First published in 1760, Macpherson s work caused a literary furore. Ostensibly translations from Gaelic manuscripts, the poems ...
  • For the Sake of Argument: Crowdsourcing Annotation of Macpherson's Ossian 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne; Tonra, Justin (2014)
    The argument presented by a scholarly edition can usually be traced to the vision of a single editor or a very small group of editors. But is it possible or even desirable for an edition to present multiple, perhaps competing, ...
  • The Gothic in David Lynch: phantasmagoria and abjection 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne (2010)
    David Lynch has long been identified with 'New American Gothic', a late capitalist cinematography that disrupts the glossy normalcy of the American dream with visions of violent menace, and physical and sexual aberrancy. ...
  • Introduction 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne (Glyphi, 2012)
  • Ossian Online: Crowdsourcing Annotation and the Social Edition 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne; Kelly, David; Tonra, Justin (2014)
    This Digital Demo will present Ossian Online, a social edition of the sequence of eighteenth-century works known collectively as the Ossian poems. Initially presented by Scottish writer James Macpherson as fragments of ...
  • Persepolis: the story of a childhood 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne (Cambridge University Students Union, 2005-06)
    Review of Marjane Satrapi's graphic novel 'Persepolis'.
  • Reading Nations, Debating Identities: New Approaches to Macpherson's Ossian 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne; Tonra, Justin (2014)
    Ossian Online is a project which will harness social media and new reading technologies to crowdsource annotations to the sequence of eighteenth-century works known collectively as the Ossian poems. The project will ...
  • Richardson's 'Sir Charles Grandison' and the symptoms of subjectivity 

    Barr, Rebecca Anne (The Eighteenth Century, 2010-12-01)
    Proceeding from the academic orthodoxy that the eighteenth-century novel is a key site of the creation of modern subjectivity, this essay examines the representations of authority, morality, and community in Richardson's ...