Date of Award
English Language and Literature - Literature Concentration
Daniel W. Ross
Specifically, the way in which women are portrayed, both poetically and socially, reflects the desire by men to imprison or enclose the sexual power of women. For the Victorians, tunnels represent not only the thriving age of industrialization, but they also symbolically suggest the social confinement of nineteenth-century women.
McDaniel, Melissa, "Victorians and the Underground" (2006). Theses and Dissertations. 160.