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Novel (2020) 53 (2): 280–284.
Published: 01 August 2020
... set of developments in the nineteenth century through which the Kantian understanding of aesthetic experience as disinterested reflective judgment was replaced with a materialist theory of aesthetic response as a corporeal reaction of matter (bodies and nerves) to matter (aesthetic objects). In...
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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 382–401.
Published: 01 November 2011
... aesthetics. Uncoupling the term middlebrow from its familiar location within debates concerning cultural capital, “Rebuilding Bildung ” locates the middlebrow at the heart of a widespread mid-century debate concerning the value of aesthetic experience. In particular, this article argues that middlebrow...
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Novel (2020) 53 (1): 37–56.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., at one point, to regard as a substitute for his own youth. This incorrigible tendency to live his life through the experiences of others might seem to conflict with the goals of Bildung or aesthetic education, since, if nothing else, the experiences that constitute such an education ought surely to...
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Novel (2017) 50 (1): 56–76.
Published: 01 May 2017
... fiction's capacity to inhabit both simultaneously. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Willa Cather modernism naturalism semidetached aesthetic experience When I look into the Aeneid now, I can always see two pictures: the one on the page, and another behind that: blue and...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 150–152.
Published: 01 May 1999
...CHERENE M. SHERRARD ALMA JEAN BILLINGSLEA-BROWN, Crossing Borders Through Folklore: African American Women’s Fiction and Art (Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1999), pp. 146, $27.50. Copyright © Novel Corp. 1999 1999 Conjuring the Folk Aesthetic ALMA...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 308–321.
Published: 01 August 2018
... distinctions produced by different historical circumstances. Neoliberal aesthetics, in contrast, dissolve the boundary between aesthetics and politics. What is meant as a political critique of aesthetic form becomes, instead, an aestheticization of politics: “The political meaning of the refusal of form...
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Novel (2014) 47 (2): 242–260.
Published: 01 August 2014
... politics is shaped first and foremost by a sustained inquiry into the poetics of sense, or an aisthesis (the experience of sense, sensation, and sensibility), I try to bridge the conceptual gap he establishes between the sensible of aesthetics and the sensible of politics. Using a postcolonial novel, Tahar...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 295–315.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Bergson or Gilles Deleuze , although I am indebted to their work, of course. The interpenetration of past and present, for instance, is in keeping with Bergson's conception of time as lived experience or that the present is a dynamic of past and future. My use of the term “durational aesthetics...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 121–143.
Published: 01 May 2007
...PEGGY A. KNAPP Copyright © Novel Corp. 2007 2007 Works Cited Armstrong , Isobel . The Radical Aesthetic . Oxford: Blackwell, 2000 . Arnold , Matthew . “Dover Beach.” Selected Poems . Ed. Keith Silver. Manchester: Carcanet, 1994 . 105 –06. Augustine. Confessions...
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Novel (2015) 48 (2): 208–223.
Published: 01 August 2015
... understood by empirically mapping the physiological mechanisms determining social life. Forging a literary aesthetic geared toward the bodily experience of hunger, Hamsun placed the body in a new relationship to macroeconomic forces. Dramatizing “the mysteries of the nerves in a starving body,” Hunger...
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Novel (2020) 53 (2): 254–273.
Published: 01 August 2020
... shared impersonal experience” (142): a world that can be accessed by anyone and thus belongs to no one. This fine line between the politics of art and the aesthetics of politics has troubled many of Rancière's critics, but Wharton would have appreciated the distinction. Her writing on love and...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): 42–60.
Published: 01 May 2002
... racialization in the cultivation of detached aesthetic judgment, Zizek delineates the racialized char- acter of aestheticized objects, which are beautiful according to their representability. Any beautiful object must be contained within the dimensions of a sign. Racism, Zizek suggests, which...
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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 444–465.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Padraig Kirwan Much has been written about how contemporary Native American writers explore the intersection between cultural or social materialities on the one hand and aesthetic or imaginative autonomies on the other. In keeping with that discussion, this essay examines David Treuer's Little...
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Novel (2009) 42 (1): 40–61.
Published: 01 May 2009
... whole range of human experiences, took upon themselves the problems of social milieu” (44). Novel: A Forum on Fiction 42:1  DOI 10.1215/00295132-2008-003  © 2009 by Novel, Inc. patrick mullen | aesthetics of self-management 41 ­market—are actually, from the point...
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Novel (2005) 38 (2-3): 254–271.
Published: 01 November 2005
.... 7 vols . London, 1754 . Eighteenth-Century Fiction Full-Text Database. Chadwyck-Healey, 1996. < http://collections.chadwyck.com >. Schor , Naomi . Reading in Detail: Aesthetics and the Feminine . New York: Methuen, 1987 . Scott , Walter . Sir Walter Scott on Novelists and...
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Novel (2015) 48 (3): 381–399.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Rose Casey Drawing upon research into Indian property law, this essay offers a new perspective on both the feminist interventions and the aesthetic innovations of Arundhati Roy's The God of Small Things . This essay is the first to show how The God of Small Things' feminist critique is established...
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Novel (2017) 50 (3): 351–359.
Published: 01 November 2017
... after the inauguration, I would begin teaching a university course titled, with deliberate vagueness in an attempt to attract a large student enrollment, Recent Experiments in American Fiction. The vagueness was intentional but misleading, for the texts on the syllabus had been chosen with a precise...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 406–423.
Published: 01 November 2013
... theory implies that overwhelming experience halts thought and action, I argue that black radical aesthetics reveals how overwhelming experience engenders agency. “Down by the Riverside”: Race, Class, and the Drive for Citizenship JAMES EDWARD FORD III How could thousands go...
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Novel (2018) 51 (1): 60–78.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Davidson argues for a modernist-inflected “disability aesthetics” that positions disability not as an encumbrance but as a conduit for defamiliarization: if aesthetic experience relies on novel perceptions, then disability has the potential to unlock new aesthetic forms by forcing us to look outside the...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 183–201.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Dickens: A Critical Study . 1898 . New York : Haskell House , 1974 . Gissing George . Charles Dickens: A Critical Study . London : Gresham , 1904 . Goodlad Lauren M. E. The Victorian Geopolitical Aesthetic: Realism, Sovereignty, and Transnational Experience . Oxford : Oxford...