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Published: 01 August 2016
Figure 6. Installation view, Susan Meiselas, Reframing History , 2004. © Susan Meiselas/Magnum Photos Figure 6. Installation view, Susan Meiselas, Reframing History, 2004. © Susan Meiselas/Magnum Photos More
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 245–252.
Published: 01 August 2009
... offering a more accurate social history of the novel. The essay traces histories of the novel throughout the nineteenth century, from the moment of the “institution of the novel” at its beginning to the definition of the genre as the cultural expression of a rising “middle class” of puritan merchants at...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 77–103.
Published: 01 August 2007
...ELIZABETH MADDOCK DILLON Copyright © Novel Corp. 2006 2006 Works Cited Anderson , Benedict . Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism . Rev. ed. New York: Verso, 1991 . Armstrong , Nancy . Desire and Domestic Fiction: A Political History of the...
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Novel (1 November 2008) 41 (2-3): 320–341.
Published: 01 November 2008
...RAJI VALLURY Copyright © Novel Corp. 2008 2008 Works Cited Ahmad , Aijaz . “Jameson’s Rhetoric of Otherness and the National Allegory.” Social Text 17 ( 1987 ): 3 –25. Abun-Nasr , Jamil M. A History of the Maghrib . Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1971 . Andrade , Susan Z...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 333–353.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Christopher Douglas Marilynne Robinson's Gilead is a kind of companion volume to Toni Morrison's Beloved, recollecting through tropes of memory the history of American slavery: as with Morrison's novel, these histories are to be productive of contemporary identities. Gilead in particular helps...
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 6–7.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Materialism and Culture: Selected Essays . London : Verso , 1980 . 40 – 42 . “This Will Kill That”: A Provocation on the Novel in Media History JONATHAN ARAC Thinking of the novel as an imaginative organ of, first, Western culture and now a world literature, I turn to relationships...
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Novel (1 May 2012) 45 (1): 94–110.
Published: 01 May 2012
... experimentation with referentiality toward her own critique of how events get represented, arguing that The Book of Salt plays with Steinian aesthetics in order to offer a critique of the structures of power that grant the racialized subject visibility. Paul Robeson and Ho Chi Minh become subjects of history not...
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Novel (1 August 2015) 48 (2): 167–189.
Published: 01 August 2015
..., socialist bildungsromane sought to provide the traditional form of the bildungsroman with a genuinely internationalist horizon. The genre of the socialist bildungsroman encodes the checkered history of socialism, in particular the problematic of a revolutionary temporality as well as the fraught...
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Novel (1 August 2015) 48 (2): 317–321.
Published: 01 August 2015
..., Ngugi wa Thiong'o, or Alex La Guma. These writers mastered the idiom of allegorical narratives and made the life of their characters the conduit of representations of the nation, so that by “imagin[ing] communities, invent[ing] traditions,” they simultaneously “wrote themselves into History and...
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Novel (1 May 2016) 49 (1): 82–94.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... Hillis Miller portrays Hardy as a writer for whom nature “has meaning and value only when it has been marked by man's living in it and so has become a repository of signs preserving individual and collective history” ( 268 ). But it was Raymond Williams who first described Wessex as a historical...
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Novel (1 August 2016) 49 (2): 364–367.
Published: 01 August 2016
... as history, or “how Victorians thought about agency” (2). This historical approach, however, ought not to be confused with historical epistemology, which is itself informed by the presumption that structures condition the range of action imaginable. Rather, Vanden Bossche's is a historical approach...
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Novel (1 November 2017) 50 (3): 388–396.
Published: 01 November 2017
... philosophy of history. Lukács's critical project has been sustained in the United States by Fredric Jameson, whose return to the thesis of The Historical Novel in the closing essay of The Antinomies of Realism (2013) is at odds with his revisitation of the Romantic genealogy of the pre-Marxist Theory of the...
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Novel (1 August 2001) 34 (2): 267–292.
Published: 01 August 2001
.... 95 –121. Dunne , Tom . “Haunted by History: Irish Romantic Writing, 1800–1850.” Ed. Roy Porter and Mikulás Teich. Romanticism in a National Context . Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1988 . 68 –91. Eagleton , Terry . Heathcliff and the Great Hunger: Studies in Irish Culture . London...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 190–195.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Jonathan Arac Georg Lukács's Theory of the Novel locates the novel at a particular juncture within the history of Western spirit but not in relation to any specific social, political, or economic history. Mikhail Bakhtin, influenced by Lukács and also by Friedrich Schlegel's theorization of the...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 196–206.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Arendt Matters . New Haven: Yale UP, 2006 . States of Emergency, States of Freedom: Woolf, History, and the Novel Stephen M. Barber I must cling to my “freedom”—that mysterious hand that was reached out to me about 4 years ago...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 May 2010
...). What the questions have in common is that they all point to processes that loom large in the history of the novel but not in its theory. Here I reflect on this discrepancy and suggest a few possible alternatives. © 2010 by Novel, Inc. 2010 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 437–442.
Published: 01 November 2009
... 2009. Law, Parody, and the Politics of African American Literary History Gene Andrew Jarrett In early 2001, the Stephens Mitchell Trust (hereafter “the trust”) learned that Hough- ton Mifflin was planning to publish a parody of Margaret Mitchell’s 1936 novel, Gone with the Wind. A...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 460–466.
Published: 01 November 2009
... life, with its affinity for protracted descriptive pauses, more distorting still. Natural history influenced these descriptive practices; this essay argues that nineteenth-century novelistic description borrowed both a structure and an ethical justification from the observational practices of natural...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 482–489.
Published: 01 November 2009
... , Abdullah . Hikayat Abdullah . Trans. A. H. Hill. Kuala Lumpur: Oxford UP, 1970 . Amin , Samir . Unequal Development . New York: Monthly Review, 1976 . Foucault , Michel . “Nietzsche, Genealogy, History.” The Foucault Reader . Ed. Rabinow Paul. London: Penguin. 1984 . 76 -97...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 497–503.
Published: 01 November 2009
... dialogic, suggesting yet another stage in the management of same-sex intimacies and their representations. In arguing for sapphic form as an underpinning of the novel's domestic subject, I hope to suggest that form does function as novelistic content and that the history of sexuality—in the novel and in...