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Novel (2017) 50 (3): 360–364.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Nicholas Daly In this short article, Daly considers the history of literary cultural studies from its heyday in the 1990s to its current more modest position. There are a number of reasons one could adduce for its slide into relative marginality, including the predictable dilution...
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Novel (2013) 46 (2): 275–295.
Published: 01 August 2013
... . Coming of Age in Samoa: A Psychological Study in Primitive Youth for Western Civilisation . New York : Morrow , 1928 . ———. Preface . Cultural Patterns and Technical Change: A Manual Prepared by the World Federation for Mental Health . Ed. Mead Margaret . New York : New American Library...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 347–368.
Published: 01 November 2019
... to the Third World necessitates the construction of a global history of the novel that will redress the myopia in novel studies, postcolonialism, and contemporary theories of world literature. To return to folkloric culture after it had gone through “the processing” is destined to be an ambiguous move...
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Novel (2011) 44 (2): 268–291.
Published: 01 August 2011
... by a historical-materialist turn that sought to restore the “social, political, cultural, and intellectual” con- texts of modernism to the critical field (Modernist Studies Assoc It attempts in its expansion of modernism into multiple modernisms—to be found around the globe and across history—to sideline...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 65–71.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Dierdra Reber Given the cultural ascendance of visuality, what is the place of the written text within visual culture? Are there ways in which written narrative strategies privilege image over word? This essay studies how three Latin American texts move generationally toward the current era...
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Novel (2015) 48 (2): 243–260.
Published: 01 August 2015
... for Culture in 2007 heralds it as “the first Arabic novel” and thereby stakes its claim in one of the central debates of Arabic literary studies, al-Khūrī himself seemed less interested in establishing this status. Though he wrote not one but two introductions to this work, neither announces the inauguration...
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Novel (2016) 49 (3): 486–503.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Mark . The Secret Life of Things: Animals, Objects, and It-Narratives in Eighteenth-Century England . Lewisburg : Bucknell UP , 2007 . Bobker Danielle . “ Carriages, Conversation, and A Sentimental Journey .” Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture 35 ( 2006 ): 243 – 66...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 369–385.
Published: 01 November 2019
...: From Bombay to Mumbai .” Social Text 22 . 4 ( 2004 ): 65 – 89 . Witchard Anne . Lao She in London . Hong Kong : Hong Kong UP , 2012 . Zhang Longxi . “ Out of the Cultural Ghetto: Theory, Politics, and the Study of Chinese Literature .” Modern China 19 . 1 ( 1993 ): 71...
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Novel (2022) 55 (3): 480–500.
Published: 01 November 2022
..., and authoring might be glimpsed when we study those who, aware of their social, historical, and geographical distance from the text in its original context, nonetheless lay claim to the crumbs that fall from the table? What if novel studies began thinking with the antiproprietary account of culture...
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Novel (2017) 50 (3): 375–387.
Published: 01 November 2017
... in transforming the genre of the novel, the nature of literary studies, and the makeup of the academy at least since the early 1970s. This essay argues that while as a Nobel Laureate, as a distinguished university professor, as an exemplary literary and cultural critic, and as a legendary editor at Random House...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 423–430.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Daniel Hack This essay argues that a combination of the frequently opposed methods of book history and reception studies, on the one hand, and those of formal analysis and close reading, on the other, is needed to illuminate the cultural work done by and with novels. Taking as my example...
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Novel (2018) 51 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 May 2018
... binary in the body of criticism. By and large, the critical discourse has organized either around a social and historical inquiry into the cultural context of racial passing in the Harlem Renaissance or, alternatively, around a psychological study of the structures of identification and desire that impel...
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Novel (2011) 44 (2): 249–267.
Published: 01 August 2011
... dialogue with inanimate objects reflects the special problem that the incest taboo poses to debates between cultural and biological approaches to the study of human behavior. The sound of incest in Pierre thus can be seen to generate a metaphysical skepticism that does not frustrate desire but sustains...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 May 2013
.... Isbell John . Oxford : Oxford UP , 1998 . D'hulst Lieven . “Cultural Translation: A Problematic Concept?” Beyond Descriptive Translation Studies: Investigations in Homage to Gideon Toury . Ed. Pym Anthony Shlesinger Miriam Simeoni Daniel . Amsterdam : Benjamins , 2008...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 177–180.
Published: 01 May 2007
... and modernization in Latin America that questions some of the central assumptions of cultural studies. Chapters 4-8 are devoted to the analysis of different episodes and authors of Latin American modernity: tnodemismci, Borges, Vallejo, Rulfo, Carpentier. While the first three chapters pursue a deductive...
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Novel (2006) 39 (3): 443.
Published: 01 November 2006
... as poststructuralism gave way to historicism, to neo- formalism, and, more recently, to cultural studies. Yet, as the titles of key monographs on the topic suggest-Nobody's Story, The Economy of Characfer, and The One us. the Many-work in this field tends to proceed by addressing not character per se...
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Novel (2011) 44 (2): 302–304.
Published: 01 August 2011
... outka, Consuming Traditions: Modernity, Modernism, and the Commodified Authen- tic (Oxford: Oxford UP, 2009), pp. 232, cloth, $45.00. Consuming Traditions takes as one of its key points of departure the debates in literary, social, and cultural studies over the status and effects...
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Novel (2004) 37 (3): 365–366.
Published: 01 November 2004
... is quoting Deborah Jacobs's essay, "Feminist Criticism/Cultural Studies/Modernist Texts: A Manifesto for the '90s," which is included in Lisa Rado's 1994 collection~RereadingModernism: New Directions in Femi- nist Criticism). This re-mapping of modernism undertaken by a plethora of late twentieth...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 154–157.
Published: 01 May 2016
... and cultural studies, the book's methods bring together close readings with analysis of textual production and circulation. Indeed, the book is keenly interested in the cultural conversations that literary and visual texts instigate, while it is equally keen to show that these texts offer more to a nuanced...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 493–496.
Published: 01 November 2014
... a Materialist-Formalist History of Twentieth-Century Irish Literature.” boundary 2 21 . 1 ( 2004 ): 207 – 41 . Douglas Mary . “Jokes.” Rethinking Popular Culture: Contemporary Perspectives in Cultural Studies . Berkeley : U of California P , 1991 . 291 – 310 . Ellman Richard...