Playing black in late seventeenth-century France and Spain
foreign queen consorts influenced the circulation of racialrepresentations across European borders (Ndiaye 2016 ). For more examples of
transnational queen consorts’ cultural influence at
large, see Britland ( 2006 ), Gough ( 2005 ) and Cole (Chapter 10 in this
Among the most representative
Detection, deviance and disability in Richard Marsh’s Judith Lee stories
’, in Adventures of Judith Lee, pp. 39–73 (p. 60); subsequent
references to this story are given in the text.
36 Bardi, ‘Gypsy as Trope’, p. 15.
37 Nord, Gypsies and the British Imagination, p. 6.
38 B. Cheyette, Constructions of ‘the Jew’ in English Literature and Society: RacialRepresentations, 1875–1945 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,
1993), pp. 9, 12.
39 Nord, Gypsies and the British Imagination, p. 3.
40 Marsh, ‘Conscience’, p. 460; ‘Restaurant Napolitain’, p. 687.
41 J. Höglund, ‘Black Englishness and concurrent voices in Richard Marsh’s
Orwell, ‘Rudyard Kipling’ (1942), on p. 29 of this volume.
15 Arendt, Origins of Totalitarianism, p. 267.
16 Boris Ford, ‘A Case for Kipling?’, in Elliot L. Gilbert, Kipling and the Critics
(London: Peter Owen, 1966), p. 62.
17 Anne Aresty Naman, The Jew in the Victorian Novel: Some Relationships between
Prejudice and Art (New York: AMS Press, 1980), p. 49, discussed in Bryan
Cheyette, Constructions of ‘the Jew’ in English Literature and Society: RacialRepresentations, 1875–1945 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995),
pp. 1–12. For the dangers of ‘back
2015a). 29 However, it also underpins J and appears, implicitly, in the form of one of the books that Esme gives Ailinn to educate her, albeit obliquely, about Jewish history: ‘It was her forbears’ austerity of conscience, according to one writer, that had always troubled humanity and explained the hostility they encountered wherever they went . . . [t]hey set too high a standard’ ( Jacobson 2014a : 312). There is also perhaps an echo of Bryan Cheyette’s thesis in Constructions of ‘The Jew’ in English Literature and Society: RacialRepresentations, 1875