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Novel (2002) 36 (1): 79–109.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Schreiner: Beyond South African Colonialism . Amherst: U of Massachusetts P, 1989 . Berkman , Joyce Avrech . Olive Schreiner: Feminism on the Frontier . St. Alban’s, VT: Eden Press, 1979 . Blanch , M.D. “British Society and the War.” The South African War: The Anglo-Boer War 1899–1902...
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Novel (2000) 33 (2): 259–260.
Published: 01 August 2000
...NEIL LAZARUS PAULA M. KREBS. Gender, Race, and the Writing of Empire: Public Discourse and the Boer War (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999), pp. 220, $59.95. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2000 2000 Writing the Imperial Imaginary PAULA M. KREBS. Gender...
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Novel (2006) 39 (2): 291–294.
Published: 01 August 2006
..., on Boer War film and the puz- zling Rudyard Kipling story "Mrs. Bathurst," and chapter 4, which situates the 1927 Clara Bow film If in debates about sex appeal and consumer cuiture, make the claim that technology retains a strong disciplinary association. Commentators in the 1920s were...
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Novel (2014) 47 (2): 330–333.
Published: 01 August 2014
... for interracial desire untainted by violence’’ (34). Graham illustrates the political uses to which these narratives were put in a number of Boer War texts, where the loudly proclaimed vulnerability of white women to black sexual depredation was used as a pretext to justify the internment of Boer women...
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Novel (2004) 38 (1): 41–56.
Published: 01 May 2004
... for self- gratification placed by history at his feet: He seems to be living in the past, a time warp, we're still some sort of refugee, zue must safer in noble silence-for what the cause doesn't need any more. Wlzile he's meeting members of the Government, for God's sake! The Boers fawning...
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Novel (2014) 47 (2): 261–283.
Published: 01 August 2014
... . Van Cleve George . “Somerset's Case and Its Antecedents in Imperial Perspective.” Law and History Review 24 . 3 ( 2006 ): 601 – 45 . van Heyningen Elizabeth . “The Concentration Camps of the South African (Anglo-Boer) War, 1900–1902.” History Compass 7 . 1 ( 2009 ): 22 – 43...
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Novel (2007) 40 (3): 329–332.
Published: 01 November 2007
..., Salman Rushdie, and the gentrification of the London Docklands. Fortunately, this expan- sive coverage does not come at the cost of cultural or hstorical contextualization. The book engages with three lustorical phases: the land reform debates during the imperial cri- sis of the Boer War and World...
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Novel (2012) 45 (3): 475–478.
Published: 01 November 2012
... to digest the question properly. 478 NOVEL | FALL 2012 Criticism turns into an unimaginative matching game, coupling literary effects with extra­ literary causes: the Boer War, the degeneration craze, the influence of French painters, the fashion for collecting all things Japanese...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): 133–137.
Published: 01 May 2002
... and the war story "Eighteen Ninety-Nine," Schreiner "places her metropolitan women readers in a position where they are unable to avoid identification with the aspirations, and the plight, of the backward Dutch enemy] Boer women" f 143). In short, this anthology insistently confronts the ways...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 366–372.
Published: 01 November 2009
... sovereignty), Arendt describes a crisis and a condition that was European and global and that fully undermined the modernizing ethos of the self-reliant bourgeoisie. The Boers, she claims, were the “first European group to become completely alienated from the pride which Western man felt in living...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 132–139.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and evaluation of memory and some of the other processes involved: Before the war, and especially before the Boer War, it was summer all the year round. (37) 1911, 1912, 1913. I tell you it was a good time to be alive. (102) What’s the use saying that one oughtn’t to be sentimental about...
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Novel (2003) 36 (3): 330–350.
Published: 01 November 2003
... wallpaper, amid whose foliage parrots sang. It would never do with her own furniture, but those heavy chairs, that immense sideboard loaded with presentation plate, stood up against its pressure like men.. .. Even the Bible-the Dutch Bible that Charles had brought backfrom the Boer War...
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Novel (2015) 48 (1): 103–121.
Published: 01 May 2015
... this constellation, launching Cecil Rhodes's noxious empire and fueling the Anglo-Boer wars, which invented the very camps in which Austerlitz's mother will later perish in Theresienstadt. Indeed, the mines at Kimberley, and the racist labor laws codified there, in many ways gave birth to the South African nation...
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Novel (2000) 34 (1): 77–97.
Published: 01 May 2000
... was the only girl I ever heard cf as Living five years as governess among the Boers without getting into some sort of sexual trouble" (qtd. in Schoeman 315). NOVEL I FALL2000 Priest's Wife." It is also in this context that during the previous decade Schreiner herself could...
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Novel (2001) 34 (3): 369–390.
Published: 01 November 2001
... on the Boer War and, more generally, on the question of Empire, he writes, "Thank God, have no opinions, not even on the Dreyfus case. I'm more and more only aware of things as a more or less mad panorama, phantasmagoria, and dime museum" (James, Letters 318). James's sense of profound disengagement...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 316–342.
Published: 01 August 2016
... it in a kind of a way to some of those whom you own. (214) Stein makes it explicit that English writing declined in the era of the Boer War; by that point, “the daily life was less daily and the owning everything outside was less owning, and . . . there were a great many writing but the writing...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 200–228.
Published: 01 November 2008
... importance to the elabora- tion of postcolonial theory and criticism. To my knowledge, the fact that the Boers once presented the strongest single challenge to British imperialism in South Africa, or that Afrikaner rule was also a "subaltern colonialism" of sorts, has not prompted those who...