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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 100–106.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Roberto Schwarz The international recognition of Machado de Assis began in the 1950s and proceeded with no reference to Brazil. In those same years a part of Brazilian criticism took the opposite direction: Machado's greatness was to be explained by his overcoming deadlocks that were central...
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Novel (2023) 56 (3): 451–467.
Published: 01 November 2023
... , and a handful of others. Unfortunately, few English-reading scholars will discover this for themselves, for the justifiable reason that it consists mainly in a careful analysis of four bad books, all from nineteenth-century Brazil. For this reason, my remarks will be both more summary and longer than might...
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Novel (2011) 44 (1): 135–139.
Published: 01 May 2011
... of chapter 4, left Brazil for Portugal at age nine and became an Augustinian friar. Forced to flee Portugal because of ecclesiastical ire over anti- Jesuit writings, he wandered throughout Europe, finally settling for several years inR ome before returning to Lisbon, not Brazil. Voigt shows how he uses...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 250–271.
Published: 01 August 2018
... itself. As Bolaño's Chucho Flores makes clear, the novel asks how we might think of the timelessness of the present not as a cultural or existential fact but rather as a product of that model of development that neoliberalism names. Within countries like Mexico, Argentina, and Brazil, the mark...
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Novel (2019) 52 (2): 240–260.
Published: 01 August 2019
... Levinas . Trans. Nidra Poller . Urbana : U of Illinois P , 2003 . vii – xliv . Davis Darién J. , and Marshall Oliver . “ New York Interlude: 24 January to 15 August 1941 .” Stefan and Lotte Zweig’s South American Letters: New York, Argentina, and Brazil 1940–42 . Ed. Davis...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 482–489.
Published: 01 November 2009
... in representation. Genealogically, realism in the colony arrives and is received by the natives as an alien form of representation, not unlike the rubber plant, which was smuggled, with profound consequences for the inhabit- ants of Malaya, from Brazil at the end of the century. This conception of realism...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 167–174.
Published: 01 August 2009
... of “misplaced ideas,” coaxes a theory of the novel from the formal inversions of a single story by the novelist Machado de Assis. Given its tight focus on a story specific to Brazil,S chwarz’s reading at first glance seems to carry on the same rela- tionship with Moretti’s grand paradigm of the novel...
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Novel (2019) 52 (2): 323–325.
Published: 01 August 2019
... of a Goldman Sachs analyst acknowledging the ascendance of Brazil, Russia, India, and China as major players in the global marketplace. These novels make a point of linking sites that had long been imaginatively disconnected, challenging entrenched versions of globality as they reimagine the post-1989 world...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 145–148.
Published: 01 May 2007
..., British, and Russian novel providing terms of comparison for other times and places), but the publishing history of these volumes complicates that model: radically compressed for the US edition, the Italian original will be translated in full in Brazil and South Korea. Like the texts described...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 188–209.
Published: 01 August 2018
... by the documentary, is the now defunct landfill Jardim Gramacho, operative for thirty-four years (and closed in 2012) in Rio de Janeiro, in Muniz's home country of Brazil. CNN statistics help put into perspective what it means that Jardim Gramacho was, at the time, Latin America's biggest dump: “piled almost 300...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 65–71.
Published: 01 May 2010
... moviegoers of The Passion of the Christ, one in the United States and the other in Brazil, had empathic heart attacks in response to the unrelentingly brutal images of Christ’s torture, for example (“Pastor Dies at Passion Screening,” “Report: Woman Dies Watching ‘Passion In the same vein, Mitchell...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 231–238.
Published: 01 August 2009
..., the Caribbean coast of Latin America, and the northeastern portion of Brazil. It extended throughout the coun- tries (including those in the Indian Ocean) constituting . . . the territory of créolité” Berman | bakhtin, glissant, and edward p. jones 233 (63). Yet it “collapsed...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): 5–25.
Published: 01 May 2002
... of African. True, some of them were descendants of slaves. But many factors-for instance, the emancipation .of Brazil, the independent state of Liberia, the colony of Sierra Leone, and the establishment in these two states of Institutions of Education (through the University of Liberia...
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Novel (2003) 36 (2): 176–197.
Published: 01 August 2003
... Fiction Studies 43 ( 1997 ): 826 –59. Davis , Lennard J. Factual Fictions: The Origins of the English Novel . New York: Columbia UP, 1983 . Deleuze , Giles . Proust and Signs . Trans. Richard Howard. New York: George Braziller, 1972 . Derrida , Jacques . The Post Card...
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Novel (2012) 45 (2): 301–326.
Published: 01 August 2012
... Yayınları , 1983 . ———. Snow . Trans. Freely Maureen . New York : Knopf , 2003 . ———. The White Castle . Trans. Holbrook Victoria Rowe . New York : George Braziller , 1990 . ———. Yeni Hayat . Istanbul : İletişim , 1994 . Poulton H. Top Hat, Grey Wolf...
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Novel (2006) 39 (2): 179–203.
Published: 01 August 2006
... Sentiments . 1759. Ed. D.D. Raphael and A.L. Macfie Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, 1984 . Stallman , R.W. Stephen Crane: A Biography . New York: G. Braziller, 1968 . Stowe , Harriet Beecher . A Key to Uncle Tom’s Cabin . 1853. New York: Arno, 1968 . Stowe , Harriet Beecher...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 264–278.
Published: 01 November 2008
..., the absolute and quasi-hallucinogenic identity of irreconcilable opposite Fela Kuti's art, on the other hand, "brooks no notion of the incredible present that is not a transition" (Olaniyan 2). Clearly, the "postcolonial incredible" itself assumes different forms in Brazil and Nigeria...
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Novel (2003) 36 (2): 145–175.
Published: 01 August 2003
... and the Gothic Novel . Columbus: Ohio State UP, 1996 . Richter , Dieter . Das fremde Kind: Zur Entstehung der Kindheitsbilder des bürgerlichen Zeitalters . Frankfurt: Fischer, 1987 . Rieger , James . The Mutiny Within: The Heresies of Percy Bysshe Shelley . New York: Braziller, 1967...
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Novel (2022) 55 (1): 113–130.
Published: 01 May 2022
... in “our blood.” Pledging support for the Black Lives Matter protests; calling for African governments to offer support, refuge, and citizenship to all African-descended people “from America to Brazil and through the rest of the diaspora”; demanding legal and professional accountability for the accused...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 386–405.
Published: 01 November 2013
... farmers who capture revenue generated from below. It is a notable example of the often unrecognized forms that capitalist development can produce in a colonial or peripheral setting.7 7 I have in mind Schwarz on Brazil but also Giovanni Arrighi on Rhodesia, where capitalist...