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Novel (2022) 55 (1): 155–159.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Jacob Soule jacob.soule@auburn.edu Matthew Hart , Extraterritorial: A Political Geography of Contemporary Fiction ( New York : Columbia UP , 2020 ), pp. 328 , paper, $30.00 . Copyright © 2022 by Novel, Inc. 2022 Matthew Hart's Extraterritorial: A Political...
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Novel (2022) 55 (2): 324–338.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Jacob Soule Abstract Georges Perec's short experimental novella An Attempt at Exhausting a Place in Paris documents, with inert fascination, everything that passes through the busy Parisian square of Place Saint-Sulpice over the course of several days, from pedestrians to the continuous stream...
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Novel (2013) 46 (2): 193–213.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Jacob Jewusiak This article argues that old men and aging raised a central problem for Charles Dickens's literary project: the novel's difficulty of representing temporal continuity over long spans of time. For the old man, the meaningful plots of the nineteenth century—such as the bildungsroman...
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Novel (2012) 45 (3): 502–505.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Jacob Hovind VERMEULE BLAKEY , Why Do We Care about Literary Characters? ( Baltimore : Johns Hopkins UP , 2010 ), pp. 273 , cloth, $60.00 . © 2012 by Novel, Inc. 2012 Duke University Press Works Cited Price Martin . “People of the Book: Character in Forster's...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 469–473.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Jacob Jewusiak Zemka Sue , Time and the Moment in Victorian Literature and Society . ( Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 2012 ), pp. 300 , cloth, $95.00 . © 2013 by Novel, Inc. 2013 Duke University Press Just a Moment SUE ZEMKA, Time and the Moment...
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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 (2003) 36 (3): 398–422.
Published: 01 November 2003
... . Benjamin , Walter . Illuminationen . Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, 1972 . Benjamin , Walter . Illuminations . Trans. Harry Zohn. Ed. Hannah Arendt. New York: Schocken Books, 1968 . Bishop , Edward L. “The Shaping of Jacob’s Room. Woolf’s Manuscript Revisions.” Twentieth Century Literature...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 461–464.
Published: 01 November 2014
... whole’’ (23). Traversing two centuries, deploying discourses from identity politics to queer theory, juggling genres as diverse as slave narratives and science fiction and authors as far removed from each other as Harriet Jacobs, William Faulkner, and Octavia Butler, Against the Closet...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 466–470.
Published: 01 November 2019
... desires for security as totalitarian, and displace local political projects with philosophically universal concerns. Voelz reads several works of American prose—Charles Brockden Brown's Arthur Mervyn , Harriet Jacobs's Incidents in the Life of a Slave-Girl , Willa Cather's The Professor's House...
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Novel (2022) 55 (2): 339–359.
Published: 01 August 2022
... in 1903, and the last narrates how the protagonists of “The Children”—Naila, Joseph, and Jacob—unintentionally aid the destruction of the dam that was constructed more than 300 kilometers downstream from where Clark first set eyes on the largest waterfall on earth. These accounts of an unbridled Zambezi...
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Novel (2010) 43 (3): 519–522.
Published: 01 November 2010
... and wordplay of Berlant’s work, along with a range of simi- lar angry women including Lisa Simpson, Harriet Jacobs, Anita Hill . . . and Bette Davis. 520 novel | fall 2010 The essay on Fern that appeared in The Culture of Sentiment was announced as part of the forthcoming Female Complaint...
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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 333–353.
Published: 01 November 2011
... . Postmodern Belief: American Literature and Religion since 1960 . Princeton : Princeton UP , 2010 . Jacobs Harriet . Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl . New York : Oxford UP , 1988 . Maffly-Kipp Laurie F. Schmidt Leigh E. Valeri Mark , eds. Practicing Protestants...
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Novel (2004) 38 (1): 107–110.
Published: 01 May 2004
... of agency is found in Harriet Jacobs's sexual association with white slave-owner Dr. Sands, which affords Jacobs a sense of relative autonomy from her own sexually preda- tory slave-master that she characterizes as "something akin to freedom." In Sharpe's reading, Jacobs's act exemplifies a type...
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Novel (2007) 40 (1-2): 178–183.
Published: 01 August 2007
... (1847) by Charlotte Bronte, Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Torn's Cabin (1851-52), Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (1861) by Harriet Jacobs, and Jean Rhys's Wide Sargasso Sea (1966). In each of these novels, a Creole woman "incarnates and imports colonial slav- ery into a home in the ruling...
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Novel (2005) 39 (1): 5–24.
Published: 01 May 2005
... . Jacob’s Room . 1922. New York: Penguia 1992 . Woolf , Virginia . A Room of One’s Own . 1929. San Diego: Harcourt, 1989 . Wright , Julia McNair . The Complete Home: An Encyclopedia of Domestic Life and Affairs . Philadelphia: McCurdy, 1879 . Bookcases, Slipcases, Uncut Leaves...
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Novel (2022) 55 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 May 2022
... wills, The Wide, Wide World and Beulah reflect this very real and consequential distinction and offer divergent models of Protestant religious agency for women in particular” (71). Later chapters analyzing the works of Harriet Jacobs and Harriet Beecher Stowe, as well as lesser-known...
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Novel (2017) 50 (1): 141–145.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Allan Poe, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Herman Melville, Fanny Fern, Harriet Jacobs, and James Fenimore Cooper are cast as “thought experiments on the new democratic reality” (20). The phrase “thought experiments” may be familiar to readers of Margolis's first book, The Public Life of Privacy in Nineteenth...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 May 1999
... in Virginia Woolf's work from a purely aesthetic viewpoint, Woolf studies continues to move in direc- tions considered more historical and more politically inflected. Karen L. Levenback's re- cent contribution, Vrrglnra Woolf and the Great War, is no exception. Emphasizing four novels-Jacob's Room...
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Novel (2000) 33 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 August 2000
..., Who'll Follow?, Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin, to Harriet Jacobs's antisentimental Incidents in the Lfe of a Slave Girl and Pauline Hopkins's Contending Forces, Merish shows that the dynamics of identification provide the key to narrative effects-how the culture promotes women's affective link...
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Novel (2004) 37 (3): 360–362.
Published: 01 November 2004
... WoolPs own struggles with madness) leads to Woolf's more modernist experiments in Jacob's Room and Mrs. Dalioway. In these 1920s novels, Sherry suggests, Woolf more successfully resists the failing pull of the logical narra- tive by using a prose style which favors subordinate clauses over...