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Novel (2021) 54 (3): 379–403.
Published: 01 November 2021
... in a chameleonic mantle labeled “the right side of history”—as though the future's concerns are obvious and knowable. It's difficult to avoid this trap: many of the actions we take—from creating art to casting a ballot—ask us to guess how we will be measured by the audience of the future. To act on behalf...
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Novel (2023) 56 (1): 137–141.
Published: 01 May 2023
... of the capitalist mode of production” (3; internal quotations from Levine). At the same time, what Kornbluh calls Levine's “Latourian catholicism” means that she sees “no order among forms. For Levine, aesthetic forms have no distinction from cultural or political forms. . . . Art, in other words, is not required...
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Novel (2001) 34 (3): 338–368.
Published: 01 November 2001
...JEANNE FOLLANSBEE QUINN Copyright © Novel Corp. 2001 2001 Works Cited Agee , James . “Art for What’s Sake?” New Masses 21 ( 1936 ): 48 –49. Agee , James . Letters of James Agee to Father Flye . 1962. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1971 . Agee , James , and Walker...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 425–441.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Katarina O'Briain Abstract This article argues that Frances Burney's long, diffuse works of fiction develop an ethics of accident within the history of the novel. Whereas critics from the eighteenth century to today have privileged “art”—in the sense of careful, deliberate skill and conduct...
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Published: 01 August 2018
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Novel (2003) 36 (2): 176–197.
Published: 01 August 2003
... discussion of Proust: "[Tlhe modem work of art is a machine and functions as such.. .. To the logos, organ and organon whose meaning must be discovered in the whole to which it belongs, is opposed the antilogos, machine and machinery whose meaning depends solely on its functioning, which...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 546–554.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Bolaño . Ed. Espinosa Patricia. Santiago de Chile: Frasis, 2003 . 65 -75. Villoro , Juan . “La batalla futura.” Bolaño por sí mismo: Entrevistas escogidas . Ed. Braithwaite Andrés. Mexico City: Ediciones Universidad Diego Portales, 2006 . 9 -20. Arts of Homelessness: Roberto...
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Novel (2015) 48 (3): 474–476.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., and the autonomy of art” (236). She models a mode of critical writing that is thick with the pleasure of the text, to borrow Roland Barthes's felicitous phrase; that is, her book froths with detail, anecdote, and descriptions both thick and thin. It is a veritable catalogue of pleasure that is itself immersive...
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Novel (2000) 33 (2): 264–266.
Published: 01 August 2000
... in France are facing today. Their efforts to "sex" the universal and so double the individual represented by it would find theoretical support in Moscovici's examination of the emergence of a dou- ble dialectic. KA~UWEXL, Cali$ornia College of Arts and Crafts ...
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Novel (2023) 56 (1): 39–61.
Published: 01 May 2023
... to the status of high art but with the possibility of an unmediated exchange between literature and life. Interpreting Dostoevsky as a precursor to their own ideal of “life-creation,” Symbolist writers like Dmitry Merezhkovsky and Viacheslav Ivanov formulated the influential cultural construct called here...
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Novel (2015) 48 (3): 421–445.
Published: 01 November 2015
... attempts to answer the seemingly mundane questions of why the monster talks about food at moments of high drama or why the novel is littered with so many “disembodied eyes,” to borrow Jay Clayton's phrase. In part, I argue the creature's development is a kind of art appreciation class where he learns...
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Novel (2023) 56 (2): 256–279.
Published: 01 August 2023
... to literary forms like the early novel, it instead identifies a strain of network thinking in the arts characteristic of the British eighteenth century. At this junction between network‐style thinking and the rise of complex forms of affiliation in the emerging middle classes, art forms appear...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 250–271.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Emilio Sauri Abstract What might it mean to conceive of a work of art not simply as a mirror held up to society but as a means to visualize the abstract functions that make society look the way it does? And what can this tell us about the novel's social, political, and artistic potential today...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 183–201.
Published: 01 August 2016
... realist art based on dated assumptions about the European novel. They expand the category of realism to include examples from the realisms of late Victorian theater; postcolonial fiction from African, Egyptian, and Indian milieus; and photojournalistic experiments wrought in response to revolution...
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Novel (2022) 55 (2): 263–282.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Sarah Kimmet Abstract Despite Willa Cather's claims about the incompatibility of art and economics, the majority of her novels are structured by and around economic ecosystems, both capitalist and noncapitalist. This article argues that Cather's sensitivity to the heterogeneity of the American...
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Novel (2022) 55 (2): 200–217.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Sarah Comyn Abstract To address in economic terms what D. A. Miller calls “Austen Style” and Anne Toner, following G. H. Lewes, identifies as Jane Austen's “economy of art,” this article uses Austen's major novels and final unfinished manuscript to examine the changing relationship between...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 190–195.
Published: 01 August 2009
... exploration in media related to “The Work of Art in the Age of Its Mechanical Reproducibility.” Mid-twentieth-century arguments concerning “the death of the novel” in the West arise in relation to the diminished place of the book in the age of cinema and then later TV. Likewise, if they are to gain full...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 23–30.
Published: 01 May 2010
... of art photographers such as Oscar Rejlander and Henry Peach Robinson, who transposed bodies and even body parts into different scenes and visual narratives. Ironically, then, the very qualities that seemed to disqualify photography as an artistic medium (fragmentation and abstraction) turn out...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 72–77.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and ends with “Reader, I married him.” We regard “discontinuous continuity” as a “cornerstone of twentieth-century art” (Keith Cohen). In the larger project from which this essay is drawn, I argue that the Victorian periodical is a technology of public space in much the same way as we view the railroad...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 311–317.
Published: 01 August 2009
...: that “self-moving substance which is Subject” in the “shape of money .” For such a reading, the novel is thus to be grasped by critical theory as expressive of what Henri Lefebvre describes as a “predominance of the abstract in modern art [that] accompanies the extension of … the unlimited power of money...