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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 169–175.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... However, it is precisely this adventitious circulation of letters that breaks the information blockage of the novel and opens a pathway to erotic resolution of the love lives of the two sisters, Elinor and Marianne. © 2010 by Novel, Inc. 2010 Resistance on the Circuit...
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Novel (2022) 55 (3): 547–565.
Published: 01 November 2022
...‐nominated Bewilderment (2021), an important turn‐of‐the‐millennium work by this MacArthur‐lauded novelist, Plowing the Dark (2000), remains his most strenuous venture in what this article calls the open‐circuit structure of his typical multi‐plot narratives. Scenes of secretly funded VR aesthetics...
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Novel (2012) 45 (1): 23–26.
Published: 01 May 2012
... texts now participate in multiple cultures that trouble the boundaries between domestic and foreign, “us” and “them.” Reading deliriously outlines an approach to reading that values transnational circuits of comparison and aggregation for the way they might reconstruct the imagined reader as a navigator...
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Novel (2011) 44 (1): 31–46.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Zak Watson This article proposes a new account of the interplay of genre and desire in Charlotte Lennox's The Female Quixote . It claims that Arabella's education, her transition from the rules of romance to those of the novel, consists of her being drawn into the circuit of desire that defines her...
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Novel (2016) 49 (3): 467–485.
Published: 01 November 2016
... of style in late James erodes the accumulation of detail that would build toward historical, cultural, and psychological insight in a typical realist novel. The surface density of James's prose toggles between the profound and the “merely” stylistic: circuitous sentences approach their objects with extreme...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 144–146.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Michael Trask GOBLE MARK , Beautiful Circuits: Modernism and the Mediated Life ( New York : Columbia UP , 2010 ), pp. 392 , cloth, $40.00 . © 2013 by Novel, Inc. 2013 Duke University Press Modernism’s Love Objects MARK GOBLE, Beautiful Circuits...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 157–175.
Published: 01 August 2017
... circuit that produces the discourse of the other as the “discourse of the circuit in which I am integrated ” ( 89 ; emphasis added). This formulation of consciousness and the unconscious as part of a feedback loop in which “input” from the outside world can take a number of forms, from intentional human...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 437–442.
Published: 01 November 2009
... the case in District Court, the Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit vacated this result, declaring that the district judge, Charles A. Pannell Jr., had abused his discretion when he prioritized copy- right protection over free speech. When the Circuit Court remanded the case to the District...
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Novel (2019) 52 (2): 330–333.
Published: 01 August 2019
... ). Rebecca Walkowitz's Born Translated: The Contemporary Novel in an Age of World Literature is a full-throated defense of this idea of gain through translation. Arguing against commonplace assumptions that literary works should prize authenticity of voice over circuits of exchange, uniqueness over...
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Novel (2015) 48 (2): 243–260.
Published: 01 August 2015
...-made textiles put pressure on local manufacturers: Aleppans, Beirutis, Caireans were being integrated into the global chain increasingly as consumers. By asking whose bellies the textile industry ultimately fills, al-Khūrī situates his novel within this global economic circuit while also questioning...
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Novel (2011) 44 (2): 320–323.
Published: 01 August 2011
...” or “symmetrical” to or with each other. Elmer argues that new world writing on the racialized sovereign “exhibits the short circuit between” the sovereign and homo sacer: Agamben argues that the essential political relation in play here is only disclosed in a liminal space, a “zone...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 154–157.
Published: 01 May 2016
... way of thinking about the larger turn by which postcoloniality turns into globalization, in which old empires morph into neo-imperial circuits of capital and military force. This book navigates the relationship between these categories in extremely illuminating ways. In recent decades, there has been...
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Novel (2022) 55 (2): 360–379.
Published: 01 August 2022
... are in an age of fictitious capital, one where detachment from production fosters creative speculation, then capital must forge ever new investment circuits for itself; sundered from production, financial speculation takes the form of special investment vehicles, devices that must innovate in looking for new...
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Novel (2016) 49 (3): 504–518.
Published: 01 November 2016
... narrator's interest in circuits and pathways. The process he describes as his “get[ting] a grip on space” after the accident involves thinking of a network into which he is securely plugged. Riding the tube to Heathrow is only possible if he keeps “thinking that the rails were linked to wires that linked...
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Novel (2015) 48 (2): 281–285.
Published: 01 August 2015
..., both within and outside the government proper (23). At many moments here, it is a complex circuit, and it is not composed simply of all-knowing spooks and the conspiracy-theorist kooks who try to track them down. The feedback loops between the cultural productions of the covert sphere and the covert...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 511–516.
Published: 01 November 2009
... and confronts Barbara about their mutual dislike, she per- forms the exemplary act. She breaks the smooth circuit of satisfaction and sets in motion the longer temporalities that prose fiction, if not Soap Opera Digest, can pursue. Rose, Dusty, Molly, Paul, and Babs constitute a primordial democracy...
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Novel (2007) 40 (3): 240–264.
Published: 01 November 2007
... ( 2001 ): 426 –41. Russell , David O. , dir. Three Kings . Perf. George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, and Ice Cube. Warner Bros., 1999 . Sassen , Saskia . “Global Cities and Survival Circuits.” Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers in the New Economy . Ed. Barbara Ehrenreich...
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Novel (2004) 38 (1): 21–40.
Published: 01 May 2004
... entrapment that Plath's story moves people such that The Bell Jar and its protagonist, Esther Greenwood, are compounded with their author and millions of readers in a cir- cuit of feeling: we are encouraged to feel with or through The Bell jar. This circuit of emotion situates The Bell lar alongside...
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Novel (2000) 33 (2): 274–275.
Published: 01 August 2000
... to generalize about women's readings is understandable, her diffuse descriptions of women-authored criticism seem to short-circuit her analysis at times, limiting the precision of her otherwise-impressive work. This weakness notwithstanding, Barlowe's study successfully links specific interpretive...
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Novel (2015) 48 (3): 344–362.
Published: 01 November 2015
... by the more salient distinction between exhaustion and endurance, and miracle and metaphor converge as equally improbable supplements to the reality Tranquilina witnesses all around. The character whose circuit most frequently intersects with the others is the nameless homeless woman, who bears a mental...