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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): 109–130.
Published: 01 May 2009
... iconography, and western archeological advances into Palestine. The principal authors under consideration—Franz Delitzsch, Lew Wallace, and Ferdinando Petruccelli—each exploited a potent combination of ancient Christ images and modern race theory to construct detailed literary portraits of the historical...
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Novel (1 May 2007) 41 (1): 162–165.
Published: 01 May 2007
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Novel (1 August 2003) 36 (2): 244–262.
Published: 01 August 2003
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Novel (1 May 2015) 48 (1): 18–44.
Published: 01 May 2015
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Novel (1 August 2015) 48 (2): 292–295.
Published: 01 August 2015
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Novel (1 August 2006) 39 (2): 155–178.
Published: 01 August 2006
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Novel (1 May 2019) 52 (1): 165–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
... a blasphemous and dandyish attitude against the aesthetics and discourse of race elaborated by Locke. The New Negro movement found its icon in the redemptive image of “the black body as crucified Christ” (89), an icon that was well established in African American tradition. Locke's anthology closed...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 65–71.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Culture 4.2 ( 2005 ): 257 –66. ———. What Do Pictures Want? The Lives and Loves of Images . Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2005 . The Passion of the Christ . By Benedict , Fitzgerald and Dir. Mel Gibson Mel Gibson. Icon, 2004 . “Pastor Dies at Passion Screening.” BBC News 23 Mar...
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Novel (1 May 2004) 38 (1): 57–83.
Published: 01 May 2004
... lamb to kill and eat, "but on the condition that they sacrifice it to God before barbequeing it" (68). They prepare an altar on a rock in the woods, which they adorn with flowers; they elect Miss Lonelyhearts "priest"; and they chant "Christ, Christ, Jesus Christ" until Lonelyhearts brings the...
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Novel (1 May 2014) 47 (1): 11–23.
Published: 01 May 2014
... would, from their intel- ligence and station, most aspire to make the laws, do here recoil the farthest from that degradation. (Dickens 140). Carroll invokes a similar spirit in a satire he wrote on Christ Church politics; in his American Telegrams, he used the violence of...
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Novel (1 November 2014) 47 (3): 477–480.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Jane examines Bewick’s Book of Birds, one of Price’s examples of nonreading?) And Maggie Tulliver devours Imitation of Christ, searching for holiness (though much good it does her). Again, Price is brilliant, identifying Maggie’s narcissistic appropriation of the text as a mirror of herself...
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Novel (1 May 2017) 50 (1): 128–132.
Published: 01 May 2017
...-and-slave dialectic—as Tolstoy's resacralizing the self-other relation by placing both master and slave in relation to God and the Christian ethics of self-abnegation. She concludes by suggesting that Tolstoy's understanding of Christ's teachings underwrote his ethics of nonrelation as expressed in...
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Novel (1 August 2017) 50 (2): 312–315.
Published: 01 August 2017
... the epileptic Prince Myshkin is basically another coming of Christ. Walton Samantha , Guilty but Insane: Mind and Law in Golden Age Detective Fiction ( Oxford : Oxford UP , 2015 ), pp. 304, paper , $35.00 . Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 In reading detective...
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Novel (1 August 2018) 51 (2): 188–209.
Published: 01 August 2018
..., “N'ayant pû me corrompre, ils m'ont assassiné” (“Not having been able to corrupt me, they assassinated me”)—is punctuated by the single knife wound that some equate with Christ's stigmata. Critics frequently point to two sources of inspiration for David's neoclassical treatment of Marat's body. In pose and...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 333–353.
Published: 01 November 2011
... : Princeton UP , 2001 . HarperCollins Study Bible: New Revised Standard Version . 1989 . Ed. Meeks Wayne A. Bassler Jouette M. Lemke Werner E. Niditch Susan Schuller Eileen M. . New York : Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the...
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Novel (1 November 2008) 41 (2-3): 229–243.
Published: 01 November 2008
... would take nothing less than a God-filled universe ("the word of Christ") to overwhelm it (226). This train of thought is italicized and rendered in an archaic peroration ("Slava, Fyodor Michailovich! May your name resound forever in the halls offame!" [226 which makes the judgment of its tone...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 32–50.
Published: 01 May 1999
... the bankrupt or pauper would make a salutary propitiation for all national sin, and especially British greed. In the name of the poor's suffering at the hands of speculators, analogized to the atoning and redemptive suffering of Christ, Chalmers campaigned throughout his life against all...
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Novel (1 August 2000) 33 (2): 235–252.
Published: 01 August 2000
... tradition behind it. And the fact of Mungo's abuse does not render him incapable of loving his abuser. Nor does it make him unappreciative of his role as Christ's surrogate. Moreover, the possibility that Thistlewood uses a self-serving religious justification does not cancel out the weighty notion...
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Novel (1 May 2004) 38 (1): 5–20.
Published: 01 May 2004
... reading Walt here as a Christ figure. The situation in which Jesus Christ made such a sensation was also one of "absolute sinfulness": this is the meaning of the passage in Matthew's gospel where Jesus tells his followers: "From the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven...
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Novel (1 May 2004) 38 (1): 41–56.
Published: 01 May 2004
... the venerable Afrikaner anti-apartheid activist, Bram Fischer, as the Anti-Christ, Gordimer identifies demonology as a specie of the National Party's political myth-making (Essential 73). Disinclined, however, to regard the Mandela-as-Savior myth as the obverse of the apartheid myth of...