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Novel (2013) 46 (2): 319–322.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Joseph Litvak KURNICK DAVID , Empty Houses: Theatrical Failure and the Novel ( Princeton : Princeton UP , 2012 ), pp. 280 , paper, $32.50 . © 2013 by Novel, Inc. 2013 Duke University Press A House Is Not a Home DAVID KURNICK, Empty Houses...
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Novel (2001) 35 (1): 24–45.
Published: 01 May 2001
... . Berkeley: U of California P, 1975 . At Home in England, or Projecting Liberal Citizenship in Moll Flanders AMIT YAHAV-BROWN In 1957, Ian Watt suggested in The Rise ofthe Novel that Protestantism and capital- ism are the informing logics behind novelistic representations...
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Novel (2001) 35 (1): 46–68.
Published: 01 May 2001
... of Home": The Domestic Novel in the Australian Bush JANET C. MYERS In a seldom discussed passage that occurs late in Charlotte Bronte'sJane Eyre, the innkeeper living near Thornfield Hall unwittingly reveals to Jane that he believes she is complicit in Rochester's downfall: "I...
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Novel (2009) 42 (1): 131–133.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Gauri Viswanathan JOHN KUCICH, Imperial Masochism: British Fiction, Fantasy, and Social Class (Princeton: Princeton UP, 2006), pp. 270, cloth, $37.50. © 2009 by Novel, Inc. 2009 Reviews Imperialism at Home john kucich...
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Novel (2006) 39 (2): 295–298.
Published: 01 August 2006
...CYNTHIA TOLENTINO WENDY W. WALTERS, At Home in Diaspora: Black International Writing (Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 2005), pp. 224, cloth, $60.00, paper, $20.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2006 2006 Writing Home WENDY I ~VALERS,At Home in Diasporn: Black...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 72–77.
Published: 01 May 2010
... with the larger conversation about the novel's relationship to mobility and temporality and then uses Dickens's work as an editor, writer, and national architect to argue that he uses the seemingly fixed idea of “home”—a core theme of all Victorian novels—to create both the novel and the nation as structures...
Published: 01 August 2016
Figure 5. Susan Meiselas, Monimbo Woman Carrying Her Dead Husband Home to Be Buried in Their Backyard, 1979. © Susan Meiselas/Magnum Photos Figure 5. Susan Meiselas, Monimbo Woman Carrying Her Dead Husband Home to Be Buried in Their Backyard, 1979. © Susan Meiselas/Magnum Photos More
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 251–270.
Published: 01 August 2010
... Dracula views as exotic is the domestic, the home, sexuality, and marriage. Dracula , this is to say, is not about heterosexual marriage threatened or perverted but about its successful fulfillment. If Dracula is written from the perspective of a closeted gay man, as much scholarship contends...
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Novel (2020) 53 (2): 165–192.
Published: 01 August 2020
... of unoccupied rooms in Dickens's writing can in turn revitalize studies of the relationship between Victorian and modernist novels and theories of realism. This article concludes by turning to the Ramsays’ abandoned coastal home in To the Lighthouse , in which Woolf, like Dickens, links an interrogation...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 410–416.
Published: 01 November 2009
..., as I show through an analysis of Oliver Goldsmith's Vicar of Wakefield , Elizabeth Gaskell's Cranford , and Charles Dickens's Old Curiosity Shop , reading them on their own terms allows us to perceive an alternative view of family and home to that produced by the novel in its hegemonic form. © 2009...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 119–121.
Published: 01 May 1999
...IVAN KREILKAMP SHARON MARCUS, Apartment Stories: City and Home in Nineteenth-Century Paris and London (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999), pp. 323, $45.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 1999 1999 Reviews Urban...
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Novel (2009) 42 (1): 141–144.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., or homesickness. The neologism nostalgia became the preferred term in the eighteenth century for a pathological condition characterized by an excessive desire to return home. If untreated, it led to melancholy and death by suicide. The disease was associated with young soldiers, often away from home...
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Novel (2007) 40 (1-2): 175–177.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Privacy: The lnterior Life of Antebellum American Literature (Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2006), pp. 282, $55.00. This is the perfect moment for a book that examines the history of the American obsession with home remodeling. One cannot casually surf cable channels or browse magazines...
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Novel (2017) 50 (1): 8–34.
Published: 01 May 2017
... how, under the influence of empirical formulations of consciousness, the space of the mind was being construed as a home during the time period in which Pamela was written, we might also recognize that homes for eighteenth-century novels and their readers were more diverse and movable than what now...
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Novel (2003) 36 (3): 307–329.
Published: 01 November 2003
...: Beacon, 1994 . Bernstein , Michael Andre . “The Poetics of Ressentiment.” Rethinking Bakhtin: Extensions and Challenges . Ed. Gary Saul Morson and Caryl Emerson. Evanston: Northwestern UP, 1989 . 197 –223. Buettner , Elizabeth . “From Somebodies to Nobodies: Britons Returning Home...
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Novel (2018) 51 (3): 533–537.
Published: 01 November 2018
... of domesticity, one that might “rescue domestic figures and practices from trivialization and neglect” (17). The domesticity she values is not the conservative ideology of home and family oppressive to the women who do its work, nor is it the means through which bourgeois women assert bourgeois cultural hegemony...
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Novel (2000) 33 (3): 328–352.
Published: 01 November 2000
... –23. Becker , Elizabeth C. “Harriet Jacobs’s Search for Home.” College Language Association Journal 35 ( 1992 ): 411 –21. Berman , Carolyn Vellenga . “Undomesticating the Domestic Novel: Creole Madness in Jane Eyre.” Genre: Forms of Discourse and Culture 32 ( 1999 ): 267 –96...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 339–361.
Published: 01 August 2018
... character Darling is at one point able to Skype with friends from home, but the connection is weak in all senses). In a thoughtful piece for the Johannesburg Workshop on Theory and Culture, the Zimbabwe-raised literary scholar Ashleigh Harris mentions “the odd structural break in the text between...
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Novel (2003) 36 (3): 330–350.
Published: 01 November 2003
... , E[dward] M[organ] . Howards End . 1910. Ed. Paul B. Armstrong New York: Norton, 1998 . Hegglund , Jon . “Defending the Realm: Domestic Space and Mass Cultural Contamination in Howards End and An Englishman’s Home.” English Literature in Transition, 1880–1920 40 ( 1997 ): 398 –423...
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Novel (2003) 36 (2): 270–272.
Published: 01 August 2003
... close to home and far abroad, Kaplan uncovers "how international struggles for domination abroad profoundly shape representations of American national identity and home, and how, in turn, cultural phenomena we think of as domestic or particularly national are forged in a crucible...