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Novel (1 November 2018) 51 (3): 375–398.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Kalyan Nadiminti Abstract “The Global Program Era” traces the rise of the international writer from the global South in the North American master of fine arts (MFA) program and the resulting effects on the contemporary global anglophone novel. Extrapolating from Mark McGurl's The Program Era (2009...
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Novel (1 November 2018) 51 (3): 399–416.
Published: 01 November 2018
... embedded connectivity descends from an older ideology of literature-as-mediation that originated from colonial literary education. Copyright © 2018 by Novel, Inc. 2018 David Mitchell Cloud Atlas anglophone novel global English In David Mitchell's 2006 novel Black Swan Green , the thirteen-year-old...
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Novel (1 August 2018) 51 (2): 322–338.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Lily Saint Abstract This essay challenges recent theories of world literature that argue that the global anglophone novel, in particular, instantiates empathic, ethical connection across and beyond nation-states. Taking cues from Teju Cole's Open City , it understands the urge to connect as a...
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Novel (1 May 2015) 48 (1): 103–121.
Published: 01 May 2015
... the novel's ethics have been predicated upon its capacity to circulate otherness. Departing from these models, the essay revisits Erich Auerbach's claim that the contemporary novel would bear reference to “a common life.” And it considers alternative accounts of the ethics of culture in Lukács's and...
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 8–10.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Nancy Armstrong © 2011 by Novel, Inc. 2011 Duke University Press Work Cited Nancy Jean-Luc . The Inoperative Community . Trans. Connor Peter Garbus Lisa . Minneapolis : U of Minnesota P , 1991 . The Future in and of the Novel NANCY ARMSTRONG The following remarks come...
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Novel (1 May 2002) 36 (1): 5–25.
Published: 01 May 2002
...OLAKUNLE GEORGE Copyright © Novel Corp. 2002 2002 Works Cited Achebe , Chinua . The African Trilogy . London: Picador, 1988 . Achebe , Chinua . Anthills of the Savannah . New York: Doubleday, 1987 . Achebe , Chinua . Arrow of God . New York: Doubleday, 1989...
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Novel (1 November 2010) 43 (3): 483–499.
Published: 01 November 2010
... the novel as a genre, but because it circulates as a highly institutionalized material artifact, which has thus far been presented and understood in questionable ways. Indeed, whether seen as a text or a book, or both, Diary obliges us to confront the central challenges facing literary criticism today...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 176–183.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... winter | the novel and prejudice 177 Thus I want to begin to characterize what I call the novel of prejudice, which represents a particularly strong narrative strand in the Anglophone tradition on which I focus. I note in passing that the sentimental tradition and its treatment...
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Novel (1 August 2018) 51 (2): 339–361.
Published: 01 August 2018
... modeling” ( 9 ). The critical canonization of two broad schools of anglophone writing that use novels to model a nonrestrictive global Southern humanism makes the appeal of apparent nonmediation especially clear. The first, typified by the archival anglophone Indian writer Amitav Ghosh in his novels of...
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Novel (1 November 2012) 45 (3): 368–388.
Published: 01 November 2012
... economy and shifting conceptions of literary character, I trace how the Austenian marriage plot that so crucially shaped the nineteenth-century British novel trains us to be primarily interested in a form of heterosexually structured interiority that measures its depth, in part, through its distance from...
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Novel (1 August 2016) 49 (2): 316–342.
Published: 01 August 2016
... are on the rise in the global Anglophone novel as measured by markets or canons, we may have to content ourselves with the inferential conclusion that the critical stakes are rising around realism in some proportion to the widespread “reality hunger” documented by Shields. The realist turn implies...
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Novel (1 May 2007) 41 (1): 145–148.
Published: 01 May 2007
... transmission through time. Throughout, we're reminded that national and linguistic boundaries don't necessarily overlap: nineteenth- century US readers consumed Anglophone fiction originally published in Britain; in Spain, the same audience bought novels written in Catalan and in Castilian. The...
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Novel (1 August 2018) 51 (2): 157–165.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Sauri ask us to change the way we read the novels written in the former colonies? JM: Yes and no. There's definitely something in Jackson and Sauri of the stock (and correct!) postcolonial literary critic's assertion that reading novels from outside the increasingly well-consecrated anglophone canon...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 183–189.
Published: 01 August 2009
... undertake a properly critical appraisal of realism, literary criticism of Francophone and Anglophone African novels has moved toward a hypervalua- tion of the anti-mimeticist, the avant-garde, or the hybrid indeterminate. In think- ing about how one might formally approach the privileged terms...
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Novel (1 May 2015) 48 (1): 85–102.
Published: 01 May 2015
... of Carlyle and Arnold—or of the individual, as in the Victorian novel, especially the English-language bildungsroman. Franco Moretti's The Way of the World has made the bildungsroman the locus for a substantial amount of recent critical work on the anglophone novel (even as Moretti himself refers...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 366–372.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Jed Esty Lukácsian narrative theory remains influential in literary studies despite the fact that many of its principles and conclusions seem specific to novel production within the industrializing heartland of the nineteenth-century European nation-state. Starting with the premise that two of...
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Novel (1 August 2018) 51 (2): 226–249.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Nathan K. Hensley Abstract All aesthetic forms presuppose and in turn ratify a regime of perception by which subjects apprehend their world. This essay surveys key areas of the contemporary cultural field—prestige television, gallery art, mass-market best sellers, and the literary novel—to describe...
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Novel (1 August 2015) 48 (2): 224–242.
Published: 01 August 2015
... racial bonds articulated through translation, as in Langston Hughes's versions of Nicolás Guillén's and Jacques Roumain's works. But such topics are rarely analyzed in anglophone novels, with the singular exception of Joyce's works. Hemingway stands between and disorients both of these various modes of...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 400–409.
Published: 01 November 2009
... literary tradition that has gained preeminence within postcolonial literary deliberations. Almost always centered on the genre of the Indian novel in English, this criticism focuses on two pivotal periods in the twentieth century: the early Anglophone writing around the independence movement (roughly...
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Novel (1 November 2013) 46 (3): 386–405.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Gordon Bigelow Anthony Trollope's first novel, The Macdermots of Ballycloran (1847), is concerned with social and political conflict in rural Ireland; it is marked by episodes of extreme violence and by a generally episodic and ad hoc narrative form. In the early 1840s, when Trollope began writing...