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Novel (1 August 2006) 39 (2): 288–290.
Published: 01 August 2006
...BERNARD ALAN HIRSCH ARNOLD E. DAVIDSON, PRISCILLA L. WALTON, AND JENNIFER ANDREWS, Border Crossings: Thomas King’s Cultural Inversions (Toronto: U of Toronto P, 2003), pp. 223, cloth, $38.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2006 2006 Pan-Indian Potentialities ARNOLD E...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 400–409.
Published: 01 November 2009
...-world literatures in the twentieth century. Markandaya's career, with its demonstrably spectacular beginning and dismal end, helps us see the kind of nationalist postures that were tacitly or explicitly expected (by those in the western and the Indian literary, academic, and publishing worlds) of the...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 253–260.
Published: 01 August 2009
... amputations of English artisans, who had supposedly lost their hands to the standardization of the machine. The Indian hand offered access to traditional forms of craftsmanship that England was believed to have forsaken through industrialization. Contemporary critics fantasized about the effectiveness of the...
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Novel (1 November 2015) 48 (3): 381–399.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Rose Casey Drawing upon research into Indian property law, this essay offers a new perspective on both the feminist interventions and the aesthetic innovations of Arundhati Roy's The God of Small Things . This essay is the first to show how The God of Small Things' feminist critique is established...
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Novel (1 August 2013) 46 (2): 179–192.
Published: 01 August 2013
... also suggests that the deep past that makes the everyday historical is exactly what disqualifies native culture from history. This is the colonial paradox that most interests me in Cather's rethinking of the historical novel: Indian culture is excluded from the alternative space that Cather opens up...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 431–436.
Published: 01 November 2009
... event in the evolutionary history of this theme was the Indian Mutiny of 1857, and one text that translated this lesson of the Mutiny most powerfully for popular thinking was Mary Elizabeth Braddon's famous sensation novel Lady Audley's Secret (1861-62). © 2009 by Novel, Inc. 2009 Works Cited...
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Novel (1 August 2016) 49 (2): 183–201.
Published: 01 August 2016
... realist art based on dated assumptions about the European novel. They expand the category of realism to include examples from the realisms of late Victorian theater; postcolonial fiction from African, Egyptian, and Indian milieus; and photojournalistic experiments wrought in response to revolution in...
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Novel (1 May 2016) 49 (1): 95–114.
Published: 01 May 2016
... understanding of the new “book of the world” than the “referential” function that stands as the traditional center of novel theory. The article concludes with a close reading of Adalbert Stifter's novel Indian Summer (1857) in order to demonstrate what an approach to a canonical text that is informed by our...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 471–475.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Laura Doyle FLINT KATE , The Transatlantic Indian, 1776–1930 ( Princeton : Princeton UP , 2008 ), pp. 394 , cloth, $42.00 . © 2011 by Novel, Inc. 2011 Duke University Press Work Cited Doyle Laura . “Notes toward a Dialectical Method: Modernities, Modernisms, and...
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Novel (1 August 2006) 39 (2): 221–244.
Published: 01 August 2006
... , Katherine . “When Asia Knocks at the Door.” The Advancing World: A Daily Chronicle of Human Progress 6 June 1927 . Folder 147a. Box 21, Katherine Mayo Papers. Mazumdar , Sucheta . “The Politics of Religion and National Origin: Rediscovering Hindu Indian Identity in the United States...
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Novel (1 August 2006) 39 (2): 155–178.
Published: 01 August 2006
... that somehow inheres in India or in Indians. It is in this vein that Trilling attrib- utes what he perceives as the aesthetic distortion of the novel to Indians them- selves. Criticizing the weakness of Aziz as a character, Trilling speculates that Indians must strike "even sensitive Westerners...
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Novel (1 November 2008) 41 (2-3): 367–370.
Published: 01 November 2008
...PATRICK BRANTLINGER GAUTAM CHAKRAVARTY, The Indian Mutiny and the British Imagination (Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2005), pp. 242, $80.00. CHRISTOPHER HERBERT, War of No Pity: The Indian Mutiny and Victorian Trauma (Princeton: Princeton UP, 2008), pp. 334, $35.00. Copyright © Novel...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 444–465.
Published: 01 November 2011
...: Native American Studies, by Arnold Krupat, and Grave Concerns, Trickster Turns: The Novels of Louis Owens, by Chris LaLonde . American Literature 75 ( 2003 ): 663 – 65 . Alexie Sherman . “The World's Toughest Indian: Sherman Alexie: Author, Screenwriter, Trash-talker.” Interview by Jon...
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Novel (1 August 2016) 49 (2): 278–294.
Published: 01 August 2016
... cost. 8 But the metaphor subsumes Roy's critique of injustice in a universalist reading that values the beauty of the metaphor at the cost of biological life. In The Cost of Living , Roy transforms metaphor into metonymy, whereby the phrase refers to the economic viewpoint of the Indian state in...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 354–356.
Published: 01 August 2010
.... The image of Maisie as an “Indian cap­tive” in What Maisie Knew, published in 1897, for example, is read against the background of the Columbian Exposition held four years previously. Johnson explains James’s fond­ness for drawing comparisons between his characters and Native Americans as the...
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Novel (1 November 2003) 36 (3): 307–329.
Published: 01 November 2003
... and the Lower Middle-Class Novel.” Exiles and Émigrés: Studies in Modern Literature . London: Chatto and Windus, 1970 . 71 –107. Evenson , Norma . The Indian Metropolis: A View Toward the West . New Haven: Yale UP, 1989 . Fanon , Frantz . The Wretched of the Earth . 1961...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 May 1999
... Academic Title by Choice, Paxton's book has for its subject British and Anglo-Indian novels with rape as their major plot device, written during England's century-plus period of high empire. But Paxton's major concern is not the literariness of the trope, nor with rape as historical phenomenon...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 151–170.
Published: 01 August 2007
... . Freud , Sigmund . The Ego and the Id . 1923. Trans. Joan Riviere. New York: Norton, 1960 . Goddu , Teresa A. Gothic America: Narrative, History, and Nation . New York: Columbia UP, 1997 . Hall , James . “The Indian Hater.” 1829. Stories of the Early American West Ed. Peter...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 187–189.
Published: 01 August 2007
... on this score by appropriating the stories of various females held captive by Indians. The female captive represents for these men a position that is "submissive, obedient, and loyal to the tradition of the New English 'fathers' and their God (9), and they adopt and exploit these women's...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 190–192.
Published: 01 August 2007
... the Enlightenment and the nineteenth-century American birth of "race" (a term the study itself often includes between quotation marks) (81). Theorizing the early history of racial thnking in the context of slavery through the figure of the Indian, this investiga- tion usefully conjoins...