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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 424–443.
Published: 01 November 2011
... exhibitions, two of modernism's best-known ironists, Joseph Conrad and E. M. Forster, discovered that attending to the gaze these visual contact zones solicit—a detached scientific gaze that does not empathize with who or what one looks upon but instead encourages exhibition visitors to imagine themselves...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 83–92.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and distribution regimes, and the careers of dramatizers, directors, and stars. Focusing on the early twenty-first century adaptations of Jane Austen's novels, I argue here that the differing ways print and filmic media are packaged, advertised, and sold or exhibited to potential cultural consumers creates...
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Novel (2022) 55 (2): 218–239.
Published: 01 August 2022
..., idiosyncratic preferences rather than following socially sanctioned value systems. While Emma represents preferential choice and illustrates its connection to consumer capitalism, unlike neoclassical economists, the novel ultimately exhibits skepticism toward this modern model of decision-making...
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Novel (2015) 48 (2): 208–223.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Timothy Wientzen Exhibiting formal characteristics of works published decades later, Knut Hamsun's Hunger (1890) has long occupied a central position in genealogies of modernism. Its status in the modernist canon, however, has often come at the cost of disregarding the cultural and economic...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 339–362.
Published: 01 November 2014
... the epistemological uncertainty that each text represents. Crusoe and Hume model how such epistemological uncertainty might be a source of pleasing wonder by exhibiting an attitude of viewing the ordinary as if it were rare, and the illusory as if it were real—and by extension the real as if it were illusory...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 403–421.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Ware 's ambiguities. Insofar as the accusation of cynicism implicitly calls into question motivations (those of both characters and novelists), the very structure of that accusation itself exhibits a kind of cynicism. Rather than a theme to be located or an attitude to be diagnosed, the appearance...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 295–298.
Published: 01 August 2017
... themes and forms, new ways of looking, and a new attention to looking, as galleries and exhibitions moved to the forefront of the cultural landscape, not only reframing but in crucial ways displacing the kinds of traditional art forms with which they were concerned. Acculturation to and management...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 371–373.
Published: 01 November 2008
... and containment by the work of culture. Kurt Koenigsberger's shorthand for this process is menagerie, a term he deploys both to recover the force of zoological collections in the life of ordinary Victorians and to examine the connections among animals, narrative repre- sentation, exhibitions, totality...
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Novel (2022) 55 (3): 518–546.
Published: 01 November 2022
... . 27 – 28 . Museum of Innocence . “ The Museum of Innocence: Istanbul, Turkey .” Google Arts and Culture < https://artsandculture.google.com/exhibit/the-museum-of-innocence-museum-ofinnocence/XgJyIqBekvaEKw?hl=en > (accessed 4 Sep. 2022). Ngai Sianne . “ Theory of the Gimmick...
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Novel (2005) 39 (1): 146–149.
Published: 01 May 2005
... is an expert guide to the development and deployment of the intersecting "model[s] of disenfranchised creativity" (45) in the period. Pettitt's next chapter looks at the relationship between authorshp and invention at, and in the shadow of, the Great Exhibition of 1851. Much has been written about...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 72–77.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Exhibition and, to put it rather reductively, they shared a similar challenge: to house a multiplicity of objects and messages within a single form. Dickens was aware of this as a unique cultural moment. A Household Words article on the exhibition argued that the railways, by reducing the time...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 May 2013
... closely associated with modernity, sometimes with empire, sometimes with humanity. “These often conflicting affiliations and meanings were hard to disentangle,” Agathocleous observes, in such instances as the Great Exhibition of 1851, at which “cosmo- politanism-as-globalization was burnished...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 362–373.
Published: 01 August 2018
....” 1 This scene fictionalizes the historic exchange between Moscow and Washington in 1959 (the year W. E. B. Du Bois was awarded the Lenin Peace Prize), when each regime set up exhibitions extolling the virtues of capitalism or communism, respectively, and sent delegations to their rival hosts...
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Novel (2001) 34 (3): 369–390.
Published: 01 November 2001
... to as "showman of the specta- cle" (Maisie 121), Maisie visits shops, parks, museums, cafes, exhibition grounds, and hotels, and rides on the top of buses. In an 1898 essay, "Concerning the English Academy," Stephen Crane praised What Maisie Knezu as an "impression- ist" novel (qtd. in Kirschke 129...
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Novel (2004) 38 (1): 21–40.
Published: 01 May 2004
... 1954 : 1 –2. Sandeen , Eric J. Picturing an Exhibition: The Family of Man and 1950s America . Albuquerque: U of New Mexico P, 1995 . Saunders , Frances Stonor . Who Paid the Piper? The CIA and the Cultural Cold War . London: Granta, 1999 . “Special International Report...
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Novel (2006) 39 (3): 421–424.
Published: 01 November 2006
... of thinking about the many thngs of Victorian novels and the Victorian world of producers and consumers. She holds that even at the midcentury marked by the Great Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations, the social world of Great Britain had yet to become the society of the spectacle. As Freedgood...
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Novel (2007) 40 (3): 207–215.
Published: 01 November 2007
... in the reproducible medium of cinema. Ishiguro's screenplays, including The White Countess, exhibit a curious inau- thenticity. Characters, events, settings and themes appear as if dislodged from novels already written. Novelists doubling as screenplay-writers are certainly not uncommon; however...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 157–162.
Published: 01 May 2010
..., that the novel is unique in its formal qualities. As exemplified by Mikhail Bakhtin in his story of the novel, the novel exhibits a formal promiscu- ity. It is a hybrid with a greedy appetite for gobbling up other forms. In Bakhtin’s Novel: A Forum on Fiction 43:1  DOI 10.1215/00295132-2009-076  © 2010...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 354–356.
Published: 01 August 2010
...” (153), but his own work is itself something of a “manic compendium”: the chapter on What Maisie Knew includes discussions of race, money, ghosts, empire, education, and exhibition, as well as an illuminating account of the popular late-eighteenth-century visual aid, the Claude Glass (a convex...
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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...