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Novel (1 August 2016) 49 (2): 219–235.
Published: 01 August 2016
... and anxious concern that Japanese ambassadors of culture not be offended. The crucial intervention was made by G. K. Chesterton, who argued that the opera did not contain “a single joke against Japan” in a moment of just such panic: the Lord Chamberlain's censorship of the opera for the duration of...
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Novel (1 November 2015) 48 (3): 363–380.
Published: 01 November 2015
... between the literary and the institutions of the sociohistorical world. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Gustave Flaubert censorship law aesthetics Qu'on rêve, si l'on peut, cet ensemble. —Victor Hugo On January 29, 1857, at the outset of his réquisitoire indicting...
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Novel (1 November 2015) 48 (3): 502–504.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Stephanie A. Smith Gilbert Nora , Better Left Unsaid: Victorian Novels, Hays Code Films, and the Benefits of Censorship ( Stanford : Stanford UP , 2013 ) , pp. 200, cloth , $50.00 . Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 As a general rule, defending censorship is an...
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Novel (1 November 2006) 39 (3): 446–449.
Published: 01 November 2006
... expressed in both newly- relaxed obscenity laws and in the sexual content of these novels, the narratives remain inhibited by an internalized self-censorship. Dore reads this censorship through a psycho- analytic perspective that offers a fruitful new approach to the novels and their legal con...
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Novel (1 May 2015) 48 (1): 155–158.
Published: 01 May 2015
...). Shaw also sought the private theatrical performance of his own plays to circumvent censorship but also to avoid a mass public for which he had mostly contempt. For Shaw, the Ibsen-influenced theater was the appropriate remedy for the failures of the socialist novel. The “collective space of the theater...
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Novel (1 November 2004) 37 (3): 356–357.
Published: 01 November 2004
... censorship, especially as related to the rise of the Hollywood film industry. "Without rashly claming essentialist differences between men's and women's film criticism," I3un-m concludes that there are "marked differences in the ways in which women modernists .. . understand film experiences to be...
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Novel (1 August 2015) 48 (2): 224–242.
Published: 01 August 2015
... disastrously—and at times, he is suicidal himself. Furthermore, Hemingway's familiar realistic narrator turns out to exercise a peculiar mode of self-censorship, which becomes its own version of unreliable translation and miscommunication. The narrator can no more stabilize a “corrupted” wartime Spanish...
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Novel (1 May 2000) 34 (1): 131–133.
Published: 01 May 2000
... Spielberg's film, Keneally's novel, and survivor testimony to create a fuller vision of the story of the Schin- dlerluden. In approach, this chapter is similar to her comparison of the Chicago and Los Alamos teams' development of the atomic bomb and to her analysis of press censorship in the Persian...
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Novel (1 May 2013) 46 (1): 147–152.
Published: 01 May 2013
... . ———. Giving Offense: Essays on Censorship . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 1996 . ———. Inner Workings: Essays, 2000–2005 . London : Secker , 2007 . ———. “The Novel Today.” Upstream: A Magazine of the Arts 6 . 1 ( Summer 1988 ): 2 – 5 . Levinas Emmanuel . Totality and Infinity...
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Novel (1 August 2013) 46 (2): 328–331.
Published: 01 August 2013
... censorship. The culture of translation that resulted has shaped the discipline into Woolf’s day and beyond, inspiring her to invent the wary languages of Orlando and implicitly governing even our own con- temporary sense of the untranslatable. Dalgarno’s reading of Orlando should encourage fur- ther...
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Novel (1 May 2018) 51 (1): 127–131.
Published: 01 May 2018
... seemingly contradictory causal relationships between them. Jarvis contends, for example, that the marriage plot's sexual censorship is what forced novelistic sexuality to take perverse forms, but she sometimes reverses this causality, telling us that “marriage offers respectable cover for the secretive...
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Novel (1 August 2016) 49 (2): 262–277.
Published: 01 August 2016
... process in which the present was only a part, as well as avoiding censorship and persecution that every author faced at the time. 5 In thinking about the post-Nasser era and its cultural landscape, especially with respect to fictional narrative forms, one must account for both a return to the...
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Novel (1 November 2004) 37 (3): 229–257.
Published: 01 November 2004
... be taken to be the expression of the author's conviction. Lit- erary production was apparently conceived of as an essential part of the Total War Mobilization, and the marks of censorship and integration policies are evi- dent in this work too. As the traces of censored characters indicates...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 437–442.
Published: 01 November 2009
... pro- tection of a secondary artist who sought to transform this work for a “political” purpose. Furthermore, the preliminary injunction was a prior restraint disallowed by the US Constitution. The First Amendment granted political speech the utmost protection from censorship, even when this...
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Novel (1 August 2011) 44 (2): 229–248.
Published: 01 August 2011
... , 2000 . Parkes Adam . Modernism and the Theater of Censorship . New York : Oxford UP , 1996 . Pease Allison . Modernism, Mass Culture, and the Aesthetics of Obscenity . Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 2000 . Plotz Judith A. Romanticism and the Vocation of Childhood . New...
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Novel (1 May 2018) 51 (1): 101–116.
Published: 01 May 2018
... make foods into words and eat them whole. Censorship was quite possibly another consideration. After all, love-hate for socialist Cuba, or for Cuba tout court, is a frequent topic in the nation's diasporic literature. Without ignoring the explanatory power of exile, I have preferred instead to examine...
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Novel (1 November 2010) 43 (3): 483–499.
Published: 01 November 2010
... . Ed. Seán Hand. Oxford: Blackwell, 1989 . 75 –87. McDonald , Peter D. The Literature Police: Apartheid Censorship and Its Cultural Consequences . Oxford: Oxford UP, 2009 . Miller , J. Hillis . The Ethics of Reading . New York: Columbia UP, 1987 . Mitchell , W. J. T...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 231–238.
Published: 01 August 2009
... a transcendent vision possible, however, the project of bridging historical rifts produced by censorship, amnesia, or disappear- ance requires something else. Jones’s narrative ultimately proffers the view not of God but of the godlike artist and his or her uncanny knowledge. What might have...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 443–450.
Published: 01 November 2009
... with effects than causes. This effort to resist overcharg- ing any singular casualty with meaning also serves to efface the tragedy, strangely flattening out what might have been the affective incentive of collecting so many personal testimonies. Whether it is a case of self-censorship or...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 290–296.
Published: 01 August 2009
..., for example, at the center of current debates on information flow in the virtual world. How does the free access to information on Internet sites such as YouTube work with copyright? How does national censorship affect the freedom of infor- mation flow (a question famously raised when Google...