Dr Sondeep Kandola

Humanities and Social Science

Journal article

Kandola S. 2022. Political Censorship on the late-Victorian Stage: Rereading Oscar Wilde’s Vera; or, the Nihilist[s] Journal of Victorian Culture, DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Kandola S. 2020. Lucas Malet, Dissident Pilgrim; Critical Essays Journal of Victorian Culture, 25 :470-473 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Kandola S. 2016. '(Re)Hibernicizing Wilde? A Genetic Analysis of The Picture of Dorian Gray' Irish Studies Review, 24 :351-369 DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Kandola S. 2016. Rereading Oscar Wilde's intentions for "the Importance of Doing Nothing" Nineteenth Century Prose, 43 :385-402

Kandola S. 2013. 'Celtic Occultism and the Symbolist Mode in the Fin-de-Siecle Writings of Arthur Machen and W.B. Yeats' English Literature in Transition 1880-1920, 56 :497-518

Kandola S. 2005. Vernon Lee: New Woman? Women's Writing, 12 :471-484 DOI Publisher Url

Internet publication

Kandola S. 2021. Upstaging Decadence: Imperialism, Humanism and the Symbolist Mode in Salome Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Conference publication

Kandola S. 2018. 'Self-Censorship and Salomé: Oscar Wilde's European Gambit', Censorship, Politics, Oppression,


Kandola S. 2016. Ouida, Vernon Lee and the Aesthetic Novel Ouida and Victorian Popular Culture Routledge 9781317084792

Kandola S. 2013. Ouida, Vernon Lee and the Aesthetic Novel Jordan J, King A. Ouida and Victorian Popular Culture :93-108 Ashgate. Farnham 978-1-4094-0589-4

Kandola S. Maverick Modernists: Sapphic Trajectories from Vernon Lee to D.H. Lawrence Sandy M, Boyiopoulos K, Patterson T. Literary and Cultural Alternatives to Modernism: Unsettling Presences CRC Press 9781138710214 Public Url

Kandola S. National Identity Rodensky L. Oxford Bibliographies in Victorian Literature Oxford University Press. New York Public Url

Book review

Kandola S. 2016. Bram Stoker: Centenary Essays Irish Studies Review, 24 :245-249

Kandola S. 2010. Art and the Transitional Object in Vernon Lee's Supernatural Tales ENGLISH LITERATURE IN TRANSITION 1880-1920, 53 :233-237 Author Url

Kandola S. 2009. Julia M. Wright, Ireland, India, and Nationalism in Nineteenth-Century Literature (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007) Pp. 268. £50. ISBN 9780521868228 Irish Studies Review, 16 :89-91 Publisher Url

Kandola S. 2008. Review of Henry James, Oscar Wilde and Aesthetic Culture, Michele Mendelssohn Irish Studies Review, 16 :212-214 Publisher Url

Kandola S. ‘Certain passages of it are quite as bad and immoral as anything that Zola has ever written’: Lucas Malet and the Victorian Bildungsroman: Lucas Malet, Dissident Pilgrim; Critical Essays: edited by Jane Fordand Alexandra Gray, Abingdon and New York, NY: Routledge, 2019, xx + 241 pp., £115 (hardback), ISBN 9780367156153 Journal of Victorian Culture,


Kandola S. 2010. Vernon Lee Northcote House Pub Ltd 9780746311769


Kandola S. 'National Identity ' in Victorian Literature, Oxford Bibliographies


Thomas W. Wilkins Fellowship, Huntington Library, Pasadena, California USA. 2024

Fellowship, Higher Education Academy, https://www.heacademy.ac.uk/. 2014

Research Grants Awarded:

Huntington Library, Pasadena, The Censorship of Oscar Wilde, Grant value (£): 3500, Duration of research project: 2 years. 2023

William Andrews Clark Library, UCLA, Oscar Wilde's England: Censorship, Empire and the Victorian Culture Wars, Grant value (£): 3000, Duration of research project: 1 month. 2018

Other Professional Activity:

External Panel Member MA English University of Teeside. 2022

External Examiner MA Victorian Studies Royal Holloway, University of London. 2022

External Panel Member to Review BA (English) at Leeds Beckett University. 2021

External Examiner M Res University College Canterbury. 2018

External Examiner MA English University of Newcastle. 2017

Industrial connections:

Reception Point, Facilitator. 2021

Membership of professional bodies:

Member, British Association of Decadent Studies.

Member, British Association of Victorian Studies.