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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (2): 167–169.
Published: 01 September 2007
... men traversed through London's interw ar period. His prim ary sources lean heavily on police records and an exhaustive archive of published and unpublished m em oirs. His study, like m ost o f the com m u nity studies that fram e the burgeoning field o f queer history, privileges the voices of its...
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English Language Notes (2004) 42 (1): 3–12.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... 447, lines 7 (atop the V in Alysaundir ) , 16 (again Alysaundir ) , and 20 (atop the 'r in othir The scribe s most-used V has no such ascender and resembles the m odern letter. THE ARABIAN CONTEXT OF OTHELLO AS INDIA INDIAN-LIKE: EVIDENCE FROM WROTH AS WELL AS MARLOWE AND NASHE It is high time...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (1): 39–66.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Jeffrey R. Wilson Abstract Claudius likes to party—a bit too much. He frequently binge drinks, is arguably an alcoholic, but is not an aberration. Hamlet says that Denmark is internationally known for heavy drinking. That’s what Shakespeare would have heard in the sixteenth century...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (1): 16–38.
Published: 01 April 2022
... a capacious concept of drunkard as someone who simply liked drinking, rather than became demonstrably drunk, and confirmed the consumption of tobacco and alcohol as an appropriate subject for the burgeoning printed “public sphere.” The article suggests that the separation of drunkard from drunkenness proved...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (2): 37–48.
Published: 01 October 2022
..., including fashion accessories such as the gas-mask case and lipstick. This essay argues that Panter-Downes’s inclusion of these wartime commodities served two purposes. First, she shows how fashion was part of the “total war” culture in Britain, where war equipment (like the gas mask) was sold to British...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 121–135.
Published: 01 October 2020
... to approach texts from a new perspective. In red reading a text like The Book of Margery Kempe , with its emphasis on holism and fluid consciousness, we can reach past the orality and textuality at the forefront of the text to interrogate and explore the liminality of a third (ghostly) consciousness...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 160–167.
Published: 01 October 2019
... owned slaves enjoyed roles as public figures by working to keep the memory of the Confederacy alive, including by championing the erection of statues like these. This activism helped enable subsequent female family members to become public intellectuals and scholars. Scholarship on the origins...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (2): 81–90.
Published: 01 October 2021
... to be human, and exert a muffling of the very agency that defines our sense of our exceptionalism. Yet horror and ecohorror also enthrall. They do so precisely because they provide a perversely traumatophilic/traumatophobic sensation, a paradoxical presence of opposites that somehow, like sweet-and-sour soup...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (1): 82–100.
Published: 01 April 2022
... performance—performance that hinged on trading one set of addictions for another. As he abandoned his falsified persona as an opiate-addicted, sexually licentious Taiwanese aristocrat, Psalmanazar embraced a postimposture persona as a pious scholar of religion who, like the holy men he studied, was “addicted...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (1): 139–149.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Ellen Lansky Abstract This essay situates Ernest Hemingway’s iconic “Hills Like White Elephants” as a short story about drinking. From this perspective, Hemingway’s story enables readers to experience a personal and deeply felt emotional engagement with the characters, the scene, and the situation...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (1): 150–163.
Published: 01 April 2022
... vocation, having become what he does in a world where professional butlers revere their station and its duties. Unlike external addictions, like drugs or alcohol, devotional addictions cultivate and ultimately constitute a self in ways resistant to changing course at will. In the case of Stevens, the self...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (2): 123–142.
Published: 01 October 2023
... of “homelands” to highlight the experiences of communities whose homelands remain occupied by settler-colonial and imperial nation-states, like the United States, India, Israel, and China. Participants speak to the struggles of sovereignty of their communities and communities they work with, unsettling...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 167–179.
Published: 01 October 2020
... 2020 Tarren Andrews : To begin, I’d just like you to say a little bit about yourself. You can construct that in any way you feel is relevant, in any way you would normally want to introduce yourself . Wallace Cleaves : Sure, I guess I would start with, because of the topic to some degree...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (1): 167–168.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Rachel Zucker Copyright © 2008 Regents of the University of Colorado 2008 T he Day I Lost My déjà V u Ra c h e l Z ucker The box is like this today. The box I live in. Today: like this. And though similar, so achingly alike, again, ad infinitum , line over the nine, it's always nothing like...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (2): 283–290.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Jean Gallagher Copyright © 2006 Regents of the University of Colorado 2006 E p is o d e s in t h e H ist o ry of P h o t o g r a p h y J ean G a lla g h e r The Early History o f Photography The firs t photographer's sister spent the sum m er watching the leaf-im prints disappear. Just like...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (2): 15–18.
Published: 01 October 2023
... time. Rosy looked weak but was holding up well for a child of sixteen who was alone in the wilderness. She looked purposeful, like she had understood the task before her. Shafiq told her to use the pen and notebooks but to make sure she hid them properly afterward. Rosy did not know much about...
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English Language Notes (2014) 52 (1): 19–30.
Published: 01 March 2014
... a k ra v o rty S pivak When the earth is delineated on a sphere, it has a shape like its own, n o r is there any need o f altering at all. Yet it is n o t easy to provide space large enough (on a globe) fo r all o f the details that are to be inscribed thereon; nor can one fix one's eye at the same...
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English Language Notes (2009) 47 (2): 109–122.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Stephen Graham Jones Copyright © 2009 Regents of the University of Colorado 2009 T he Caretaker Stephen G raham Jones W here I found him was deep in a Wednesday night, about tw o hours into my patrol. He was just standing there, the headstones o f St. Andrew's spread out all around him. Like...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (1): 67–78.
Published: 01 March 2007
.../a literary studies imagine the future of the field. I also w ould like to say that despite the obvious specificity o f my topic, much of w hat I have to say can be and should be applied to other Latino groups and their own archives. Indeed, my thinking about the archive is a product of my affiliation w ith...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (2): 23–31.
Published: 01 September 2007
... The idea that as performers black wom en benefited from a fear o f black men overlooks both English Language Notes 45.2 Fall /Winter 2007 24 ENGLISH LANGUAGE NOTES 4 5 . 2 FALL / WINTER 2 0 0 7 the extent to which the audiences for the early blues singers like Bessie Smith and Ma Rainey were prim arily...