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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 419–445.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Heather Love Abstract In recent debates about reading methods, in the field of microsociology, and in the history of the novel, small-scale observations of everyday life tend to be understood as conservative, reinforcing the status quo. Through a reading of Claudia Rankine’s Citizen: An American...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (4): 527–552.
Published: 01 December 2020
...-based social sciences including ethology, kinesics, ethnomethodology, and microsociology.” The value for literary criticism of these disarmingly minor social sciences stems from their having “developed practices of close attention, but, because they rely on description rather than interpretation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 277–295.
Published: 01 September 2016
... in a larger circuit of violence.” Citizen thus models a politically enabling partnership of microsociological practice with literary realism and the documentary lyric. Finally, Mark McGurl considers a newly dominant institutional agent of literary production: the unprecedentedly large-scale amalgamation...