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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. DAVIDSON, PRISCILLA L. WALTON...
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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 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 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 Ball...
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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 the Crossings...
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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
... 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" as "lacking in...
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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 Corp. 2008...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 444–465.
Published: 01 November 2011
... 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 Lurie...
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Novel (1 August 2016) 49 (2): 278–294.
Published: 01 August 2016
... center and periphery outside those paradigms. Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Postcolonial literature realism twenty-first-century literature Shortly after the publication of her Booker Prize–winning novel, The God of Small Things , in 1997, Indian author Arundhati Roy gave up on...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 354–356.
Published: 01 August 2010
... even seeming to produce it (Bersani 138). Kendall Johnson’s Henry James and the Visual attempts to reconnect James’s visual meta- phors to the visible world by detailing the political and social developments that could plausibly be said to have suggested them. The image of Maisie as an “Indian...
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Novel (1 November 2003) 36 (3): 307–329.
Published: 01 November 2003
... 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. Trans. Constance Farrington...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 May 1999
... 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 between ruler and...
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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 November 2011) 44 (3): 480–482.
Published: 01 November 2011
... prestige which belongs to its name are based on its colonial and Indian empire . . . but . . . we have got all that can do us good” (8, 29). Victoria’s amusement may seem to be consistent with John Seely’s memorable 1883 claim that the British “had conquered and peopled half the world in a fit of...
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Novel (1 May 2001) 35 (1): v.
Published: 01 May 2001
... working at the moment on the literature of the Indian Mutiny of 1857. IENNIFER RUTH is Assistant Professor of English at Portland State University and is working on a book on the Victorian professional. JOHN KUCICH is the author of Excess and Restraint in the Nmels of Charles Dickens...