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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 366–370.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Ivy Schweitzer MARION RUST, Prodigal Daughters: Susanna Rowson's Early American Women (Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 2008), pp. 328, cloth, $59.95, paper, $24.95. © 2010 by Novel, Inc. 2010 Work Cited Samuels , Shirley , ed. The Culture of Sentiment: Race, Gender, and...
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Novel (2002) 35 (2-3): 316–318.
Published: 01 November 2002
...ALMA JEAN BILLINGSLEA BROWN CAROLYN RODY, The Daughter’s Return: African-American and Caribbean Women’s Fictions of History, (New York: Oxford University Press, 2001), pp. 267, cloth, $49.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2002 2002 Crossing Borders CAROLYN...
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Novel (2007) 40 (3): 325–328.
Published: 01 November 2007
... she is unable to achieve, the daughter (who tellingly recounts her own story as the story of her mother) continually desires to be and continually fails to become the primary object of her mother's longing. Class and race inflict deep wounds at the cultural level that cannot entirely be...
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Novel (2015) 48 (1): 151–154.
Published: 01 May 2015
.... Hence Anker argues that Coetzee is exposing the limitations of rights language. When Lurie's daughter, Lucy, is violently assaulted by her African neighbors, Lurie contradicts himself by claiming Lucy's individual rights against assault without acknowledging the Africans' “rights of desire.” He sees the...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 393–399.
Published: 01 November 2009
..., Inc. 2009 Works Cited Bright , Susan . Art Photography Now . New York: Aperture, 2005 . Edwards , Kathleen . Acting Out: Invented Melodrama in Contemporary Photography . Seattle: U of Washington P, 2005 . Edwards , Kim . The Memory Keeper's Daughter . New York...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 73–98.
Published: 01 May 2007
...: Gallimard, 1988 . Proudhon , P[ierre]-J[oseph] . La pornocratie ou les femmes dans les temps modernes . Paris: Lacroix, 1875 . Reid , Christian [Frances Christine Fisher]. A Daughter of Bohemia . New York: Appleton, 1874 . Ricard , Auguste . La grisette: roman de moeurs...
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Novel (2004) 37 (3): 358–359.
Published: 01 November 2004
...: Godwin, for example, began Caleb Williams at a time when he was in danger of being tried for treason for his work Political Justice, and his novel bears out the uneasy pairing of legal story and personal narrative. His daughter wrote Franken- stein in the shadow of her involvement in the trial...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 361–365.
Published: 01 November 2009
...-arbeiten (working there). Douglass is not alone. Pauline Hopkins, writing at the turn of the twentieth century, begins her novel Hagar’s Daughter, set in antebellum times, with one slave character saying, “Ef I live to see the next corn plantin’ I’ll be twenty-seven, or thirty, or thirty-five, I...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 11–17.
Published: 01 May 2010
... an elegiac letter to his daughters Liza and Maggie. He confesses that his “darkest fear” is that Piedmont, Virginia, his hometown, will “cease to exist” with the closing of the local paper mill. Yet beyond lamenting the potential loss of the place itself, Gates mourns the disappearance of a...
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Novel (2000) 34 (1): 98–121.
Published: 01 May 2000
...: Music and Dogs in Coetzee's Disgrace DEREK ATTRIDGE "The age of iron. After which comes the age of bronze. How long, how long be- fore the softer ages return in their cycle, the age of clay, the age of earth?" (Age of Iron 50). Mrs. Curren, writing to her daughter about the...
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Novel (2011) 44 (1): 67–87.
Published: 01 May 2011
... various domestic abuses, none codified as criminal in English law. From Rachel, we learn that Mildmay “blasted [their daughter’s] life before she was born, and confused her sweet mind for ever”; the novel thereby cryptically suggests that Mildmay infected Rachel and her unborn child with venereal...
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Novel (2001) 35 (1): 5–23.
Published: 01 May 2001
... marriage becomes a key trope for spelling out the dire conse- quences of the fiction craze. In a subplot that unfolds in the play's closing scenes, we learn that Miss Flack, the daughter of the Griskins' neighbour, who "read through a whole circulating library . .. in half a year" (7), has eloped...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 229–243.
Published: 01 November 2008
... the child Matryona will read it (Matryona knew Pavel, since she is the daughter of the landlady, Anna Sergeyevna). In the two brief fictions Dostoevsky writes-the second, in particular, called "The Childu-Pave1 will appear to Matryona as capable of extreme sexual cruelty and moral...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 May 1999
... was "indignant" over Lennox's "monstrous abuse of one of the very few women I have a red value for" (qtd. in Small 6). It is also how StSjourntS read the novel, fir instance, when he identified ~umont'saffair with Mrs. E the Governor's married daughter, with events which befell...
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Novel (2000) 33 (3): 328–352.
Published: 01 November 2000
...CAROLYN VELLENGA BERMAN Copyright © Novel Corp. 2000 2000 Works Cited Anderson , Benedict . Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism . Rev. ed. New York: Verso, 1983 . Armstrong , Nancy . “Why Daughters Die: The Racial Logic of American...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 121–143.
Published: 01 May 2007
... include his weekly squash game, a visit to his mother and to his son's band rehearsal, and his preparations for a family dinner with his daughter Daisy, just arrived from Italy. But on the way to the squash game, Perowne is involved in a minor traffic accident, only escaping a serious beating by...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 202–218.
Published: 01 August 2016
... English manorial home: the future of Brotherton's staid and proper younger brother, Lord George; his lovely and virtuous wife, Mary (daughter of the ambitious, social-climbing local clergyman, the Dean of Brotherton); and their yet unborn (but highly anticipated) son who would—according to the laws of...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 223–230.
Published: 01 August 2009
... human condition and a historical reality. © 2009 by Novel, Inc. 2009 Works Cited Armstrong , Isobel . The Radical Aesthetic . Oxford: Blackwell, 2000 . Brown , William Wells . Clotel: Or, The President's Daughter: A Narrative of Slave Life in the United States . 1853. New...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 423–430.
Published: 01 November 2009
... poverty. By contrast, Crafts broadcasts the equivalent connections in her 428 novel | FALL 2009 novel, so when she retells Bleak House’s stories of blackmail and mother-daughter separation, she tells them as stories about slavery. In a final twist, although Crafts’s narrator...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 471–474.
Published: 01 November 2019
... Helen Woods) based Asylum Piece (1940) and I Am Lazarus (1945) on her treatment in a Swiss psychiatric hospital for her own symptoms of psychic instability. Samuel Beckett's psychiatric treatment in the 1930s at the Tavistock Clinic in London and his brief engagement to James Joyce's daughter Lucia...