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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 546–554.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Alberto Medina Exile is a recurrent subject in Roberto Bolaño's writings. Far from lamenting the separation from the motherland, simultaneous to that from a lost generation of idealist politics and avant-garde aesthetics, Bolaño turns exile into an ethical opportunity to reconsider history...
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Novel (2014) 47 (2): 325–329.
Published: 01 August 2014
..., of the much-debated dichotomy between modernism and the ‘‘avant-garde Twice in the book, as a pendant to his well-exemplified arguments about the novel, Esty conjures the specter of the radical avant-garde in order to summarily dismiss the project of the avant-garde as a whole: With their mixed...
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Novel (2012) 45 (3): 479–482.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Emilio Sauri SESHAGIRI URMILA , Race and the Modernist Imagination ( Ithaca : Cornell UP , 2010 ), pp. 264 , cloth, $45.00 . © 2012 by Novel, Inc. 2012 Duke University Press Works Cited Bürger Peter . Theory of the Avant-Garde . Minneapolis : U of Minnesota P...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 176–187.
Published: 01 August 2018
... to that early twentieth-century moment of political upheaval and artistic avant-gardes which align themselves either with the far Left or the far Right, in the case of Marinetti and so on; and that raises the question: what is the afterlife of the manifesto as a kind of defunct piece of media? That makes...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 303–306.
Published: 01 August 2017
... or avant-garde art either (generally for the same reasons). Most of his arguments against modernism boiled down to this: while realism is capable of representing socioeconomic totality, modernism isn't. Modernist literature is too self-involved—too subjective and inward looking and formally experimental...
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Novel (2000) 34 (1): 131–133.
Published: 01 May 2000
... different aesthetic perspectives. Over the course of her three initial chapters, for example, Norris illustrates debates among realist, modernist, and avant-garde writers by comparing the representation of war in trench poetry and in modernist poetry and by comparing Hemingway's spare modernist...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 471–474.
Published: 01 November 2019
... avant-garde literary modernism and twentieth-century madness goes considerably beyond previous approaches to the topic. Although it is now commonplace to speak of how modernist texts represent the schizophrenia, psychosis, paranoia, and psychic dysfunction resulting from the modernization process...
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Novel (2015) 48 (2): 300–303.
Published: 01 August 2015
... recourse to what French genetic critics call the avant-texte , which thereby becomes, for Bolin, the most reliable corroboration of any “true” interpretation of the literary work. The resultant focus is on what Stan Gontarski calls the emerging “grey canon” of Beckett criticism—typescripts, drafts...
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Novel (2004) 37 (3): 356–357.
Published: 01 November 2004
... in a perhaps freer way than in their better-known work (4). "[Mlodernist women's obsession with 'marginal' visual texts like snapshots" and popular as well as avant-garde movies, Hurnm suggests, "hints at a crisis of gender representation in their constant turn to modes of representation outside...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 166–175.
Published: 01 August 2018
... New Babylon; or as an assemblage of discrete yet co-reactive experiences and desires. It was this history of interventionist cartography and the close relation with the skull that both mapmaking and the avant-garde maintain (“Time and space,” Filippo Tommaso Marinetti tells us in the twentieth...
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Novel (2000) 34 (1): 136–142.
Published: 01 May 2000
... solution (a sal- ary) in the guise of working-class rhetoric (labor valued for its own sake) that also mt REVIEW I ANEW DEAL classic avant-garde criteria (hostility towards the artistic marketplace). As Szalay shows, this state-sponsored ideology...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 343–349.
Published: 01 August 2010
... of a number of avant-gardists—from Vsevolod Meyerhold and Sergei Eisenstein to George Grosz, Otto Dix, and Georges Bataille—fascinated with the political potential of the grotesque. Given the saturation of the grotesque in the mod- ernist avant-garde and the various forms of modernist sensationalism...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 487–490.
Published: 01 November 2013
... as studies of modernist and avant-garde poetry such as Josephine Nock-Hee Park’s Appari- tions of Asia: Modernist Form and Asian American Poetics (2008) and Timothy Yu’s Race and the Avant-Garde: Experimental and Asian American Poetry since 1965 (2009). Like these works, Semblance of Identity...
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Novel (2003) 36 (2): 219–243.
Published: 01 August 2003
... of characters' names would thus appear to be a quixotic project, based on an assumption about the symbolic significance of proper nouns antithetical to Stein's avant-garde use of language and its special emphasis on verbal action and stylistic performance. Yet as I shall argue in this essay...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 200–228.
Published: 01 November 2008
... métodos militares 17: Proclamação da acção directa . Desenvolvimento da Luta Armada de Libertação Nacional na Guiné Portuguesa, Cabo Verde, em 1963. A batalha de Como e o Congresso de Cassacá. N.p.: Avante, 1988 . Cabral , Amílcar . A Acção armada e os métodos militares 18: a guerra...
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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 500–504.
Published: 01 November 2011
... interesting metacritical, literary-historical intervention. He shows us that the plotlessness we mark as avant-garde, modernist, late- Victorian plotlessness and stasis—as well as its antagonistic relationship to modernity—is in fact central to the “classic” Victorian novel. What changes...
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Novel (2004) 37 (3): 365–366.
Published: 01 November 2004
... was a fully paid-up msnber of the literary avant-garde, and Ardis reads the rape scene in Tarr (refracted through the reviews of this novel by Pound and Eliot) as a piece of writing which deploys an anti-humanist and anti-realist stylistic brilliance in such a way as to teach its readers how to read...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 226–249.
Published: 01 August 2018
... to the anxious dreams recorded in the drawings of victims. 6 But any survey of drone form would need to move all the way up the hierarchy of cultural value, too, reaching to the self-consciously rarefied idioms of prestige fiction and gallery art: works that, like McCarthy's self-consciously avant-garde...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 347–368.
Published: 01 November 2019
... narrator rather than an expression of a crisis in the perceptions of reality. As such, it is no more than a technique. Mo belonged to a group of Chinese avant-gardes ( xianfeng pai ) who emerged in literary and cultural circles in China at the same time as the root seekers. In their elitist cultural...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 May 1999
... on literature in a philosophically evocative manner). Joyce's work was important to avant-garde thought in Europe from the 1920s through the 1970s, and its inffuence still lingers. A string of French theorists-Julia Kristeva, Heli.ne Cixous, and Jacques Lacan-have explored the implications of language...