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Novel (1 November 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 and...
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Novel (1 August 2014) 47 (2): 325–329.
Published: 01 August 2014
..., albeit brief, 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...
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Novel (1 November 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 , 1984...
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Novel (1 November 2004) 37 (3): 356–357.
Published: 01 November 2004
... gender issues 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...
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Novel (1 May 2000) 34 (1): 131–133.
Published: 01 May 2000
... 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 journalism to Remarque's...
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Novel (1 August 2018) 51 (2): 176–187.
Published: 01 August 2018
...-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 it doubly interesting...
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Novel (1 August 2017) 50 (2): 303–306.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Joshua Gang Davis Thomas S. , The Extinct Scene: Late Modernism and Everyday Life ( New York : Columbia UP , 2016 ), pp. 328, cloth, $60.00 . Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Georg Lukács didn't like modernism very much. Of course, he didn't like expressionism or avant...
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Novel (1 August 2015) 48 (2): 300–303.
Published: 01 August 2015
... 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, notebooks, letters...
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Novel (1 November 2013) 46 (3): 487–490.
Published: 01 November 2013
.... Davis and Sue-Im Lee, as well 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...
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Novel (1 November 2004) 37 (3): 365–366.
Published: 01 November 2004
... 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 as modernists...
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Novel (1 May 2000) 34 (1): 136–142.
Published: 01 May 2000
...-managerial 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...
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Novel (1 August 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...
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Novel (1 August 2018) 51 (2): 166–175.
Published: 01 August 2018
... 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-century avant-garde's most gloriously bombastic...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 May 1999
... 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, consciousness, and literary...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 150–152.
Published: 01 May 1999
... for the folk aesthetic, which she positions as the "fecunding matrix" that allows artists to traverse the shifting slopes of identity politics and avant-garde aesthetics that comprise the postmodemist art of the 1990s. CHERENE M. SHERRARD, University of Wisconsin...
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Novel (1 November 2007) 40 (3): 320–322.
Published: 01 November 2007
... interesting and unusual narrating agents and strate- gies, essentially defining a tradition of extreme narration that traverses late modernism, the avant garde, and postmodernism while concurrently identifying some intriguing precursors to this tradition in nineteenth and early twentieth-century fiction...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 500–504.
Published: 01 November 2011
...” (218). I find Garcha’s conclusion a particularly 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...
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Novel (1 August 2003) 36 (2): 219–243.
Published: 01 August 2003
... 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, the...
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Novel (1 November 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 (1 August 2011) 44 (2): 309–312.
Published: 01 August 2011
... claim to be the permanent avant-garde standard as a conservative gesture that diminished the cultural value of the artist. Rosenquist argues that Lewis was a legitimate—perhaps the first legitimate—critic of modernist orthodoxy by showing how his ideas are taken up by the writers who follow...