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Novel (2001) 35 (1): 104–124.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Textual Politics of Virginia Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway .” Ambiguous Discourse: Feminist Narratology & British Women Writers . Ed. Kathy Mezei. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 1996 . 162 –86. Meisel , Perry .” The Absent Father: Virginia Woolf and Walter Pater . New Haven: Yale UP, 1980...
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Novel (2013) 46 (2): 253–274.
Published: 01 August 2013
... . “Networking the (Non) Human: Moby-Dick, Matthew Fontaine Maury, and Bruno Latour.” Configurations 5 . 1 ( 1997 ): 1 – 21 <doi:10.1353/con.1997.0003> . DeMeester Karen . “Trauma and Recovery in Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway.” Modern Fiction Studies 44 . 3 ( 1998 ): 649 – 73...
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Novel (2014) 47 (2): 196–209.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Mrs. Dalloway, To the Lighthouse , and The Waves , the essay analyzes the various ways in which Woolf tries to dismiss this compromise. It also focuses on the political implication of the problem: modern fiction opposes the democracy of life to the old hierarchy of action, but it does so at the cost...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 May 1999
... result, has of- fered a new vision of Woolf's representation of the Great War. For example, in Chapter Two, Levenback revises traditional conceptions of the figure Septimus Warren Smith in Mrs. Dalloway, suggesting that he is modeled after Leonard Woolf's brother Philip, not af- ter Siegfried...
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Novel (2007) 40 (3): 329–332.
Published: 01 November 2007
... national uniqueness" (28). In a striking analytical maneuver, Kalliney pairs Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway with Samuel Selvon's Lonely Londoners and examines the cycle of urban decay and rejuvenation through a focus on urban spaces, and on parks and morn- ments in particular. This focus enables...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 336–339.
Published: 01 August 2010
... around Rouen. After this analysis, Bulson compares the depiction of Virginia Woolf’s London in Mrs Dalloway and the Berlin of Alfred Döblin’s Berlin Alexanderplatz with Joyce’s representation of Dublin in Ulysses. For Peter Walsh and Clarissa Dalloway, London filters into their minds less as a...
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Novel (2015) 48 (2): 313–316.
Published: 01 August 2015
... skywriting in Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway or the brackets in To the Lighthouse . I will have more to say on her reading of Woolf later in this review, so I will take her readings of Joyce and Yeats as examples here, since she uses them as literary rubrics that exemplify clusters of key issues for her...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 363–366.
Published: 01 November 2008
..., Marc Manganaro, he demonstrates the close mutual relationship of ethnography and narrative fiction, using the examples of Malinowski, Joyce, Woolf, Orwell, and Mary Webb. The ethnographic im- pulses of novels like Ulysses and Mrs. Dalloway are by now fairly clear and well- documented; but...
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Novel (2015) 48 (3): 474–476.
Published: 01 November 2015
... are wonderful, from Leopold Bloom's “nutty gizzards” to Clarissa Dalloway's raptures, from the throbbing bodies in D. H. Lawrence to the “extravagant debasement” in Jean Rhys. Frost clearly revels in the ways in which her texts themselves revel in pleasure: even her quotations are generous, as if she...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 170–174.
Published: 01 May 2019
.... All the same, we might ask more about the origins of the impulse toward the memento mori at the moment of high modernism. Lurz's introduction includes a vignette from Mrs. Dalloway in which Clarissa confronts, through a shop window, a welter of tomes disgorged by “the almost fully industrialized...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 165–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
... cases making clear that, with churches more and more empty and department stores full, capitalism is the new religion of modernity; or, last but not least, consider Virginia Woolf's Clarissa Dalloway and the deeply lay picture of the afterlife that she elaborates during her morning walk though London...
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Novel (2018) 51 (3): 529–532.
Published: 01 November 2018
... the father's plot in the final section. In Mrs. Dalloway , the dialectic between singularity and multiplicity is more integrated by means of anonymous subjectivities spread across city space. The narrative, likewise, disperses plot across multiple trajectories. Nevertheless, one might argue that...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 May 2002
..., how a Mrs. Dalloway or an Ulysses would fit in this scheme of literary history. Regardless, Lewis's book, like Brownley's, serves as an instructive call to contextualize studies of nationness and literary texts against everchanging conceptualizations of nation and state...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 139–142.
Published: 01 May 2016
... the ordinary exists. Another alternative can be represented by Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway or even (in some readings) by James Joyce's Ulysses , books that attempt to teach us how to cherish the ordinary and to jettison all desire for something transcendent or for some event that would “redeem...
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Novel (2015) 48 (2): 308–312.
Published: 01 August 2015
... time. In accordance with this logic, Hägglund argues that Proust's À la recherche du temps perdu “demonstrate[s] that the so-called desire for immortality is contradicted from within by the desire for survival” (26); that Woolf's “aesthetics of the moment” in Mrs. Dalloway and To the Lighthouse...
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Novel (2011) 44 (2): 293–296.
Published: 01 August 2011
... dedicates as much ink to J. G. Ballard’s Crash (1973) or Jameson’s Postmodernism (1991) as to Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway. The object of study here is not modernism strictly defined so much as the way in which cultural forces within the modernist period that cohere around the experience of speed reverberate...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 May 2013
... time as a means of imagining a common humanity” (173). Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway abandons MARX | GLOBAL LONDON 139 “the spatial imagining of the city as a figure for the world in exchange for a temporal flux between human connection and...
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Novel (2014) 47 (2): 187–195.
Published: 01 August 2014
...- ence on his own writing: Virginia Woolf, perhaps the greatest practitioner of free indirect style in the English language. In works such as Mrs. Dalloway, To the Light- house,andThe Waves, Rancie`re identifies a ‘‘twofold’’ logic. On one hand there is the logic of mere succession, of things ‘‘as they...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 511–516.
Published: 01 November 2009
.... Dalloway, in Proust, events move from R to C, F to A, and back again. In the later and sophisticated mode of Gérard Genette, the question of event—the succession of events, the transposition from story to plot— goes under the heading “order.” Here is Genette (Narrative Discourse), writing in...
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Novel (2011) 44 (1): 115–120.
Published: 01 May 2011
... representation of daily life, or to put the whole of ‘life’ into a single day (Mrs. Dalloway, Between the Acts) is exactly what Woolf attempts to achieve in her novels” (117). We are on more trodden ground here, both of the circadian novel and of the single day as a source of form for the modernist fiction...