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Novel (1 November 2012) 45 (3): 368–388.
Published: 01 November 2012
... and gustatory appetite, between the marriage plot that gives the nineteenth-century novelistic social its privileged form and what I call “the food plot.” And it is Jane Austen, I argue, who made this dichotomy central to the way we read. Situating Austen's fiction in relation to Malthusian political...
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Novel (1 August 2013) 46 (2): 340–343.
Published: 01 August 2013
...William B. Warner WELLS JULIETTE , Everybody's Jane: Austen in the Popular Imagination ( New York : Continuum , 2012 ), pp. 256 , paper, $29.95 . © 2013 by Novel, Inc. 2013 Duke University Press Works Cited Austen Jane . Sense and Sensibility . Ed. Copeland...
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Novel (1 August 2004) 37 (1-2): 112–134.
Published: 01 August 2004
...LORRI G. NANDREA Copyright © Novel Corp. 2003 2003 Works Cited Adams , James Eli . “Gyp’s Tale: On Sympathy, Silence, and Realism in Adam Bede.” Timko, Kaplan, and Guiliano 227 –42. Bellis , Peter J. “In the Window-Seat: Vision and Power in Jane Eyre.” ELH 54.3 ( 1987...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 373–379.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Mary A. Favret Did Jane Austen have a period? Did she have periods? This essay surveys the particularly gendered politics that attempt to situate Austen and her work within a fixed and dateable period. To counter that impulse, it introduces a different temporal understanding of the period as...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 83–92.
Published: 01 May 2010
... distribution regimes, and the careers of dramatizers, directors, and stars. Focusing on the early twenty-first century adaptations of Jane Austen's novels, I argue here that the differing ways print and filmic media are packaged, advertised, and sold or exhibited to potential cultural consumers creates and...
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Novel (1 November 2005) 38 (2-3): 272–290.
Published: 01 November 2005
...JASON SOLINGER Copyright © Novel Corp. 2005 2005 Works Cited Armstrong , Nancy . Desire and Domestic Fiction: A Political History of the Novel . Oxford: Oxford UP, 1987 . Austen , Jane . Northanger Abbey . Cutchogue, NY: Buccanneer, 1976 . Austen , Jane...
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Novel (1 May 2019) 52 (1): 23–43.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Wendy Veronica Xin Abstract This essay reads several “hidden” scenes in Jane Austen's Emma . Willfully drawing attention to stray details—an impulsive trip to London to get his hair cut, the mysterious gift of a piano, and a broken pair of spectacles—Frank Churchill uses these incidents to turn the...
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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Srdjan Smajić This essay argues that the relationship between realism and supernaturalism in realist novels is more complicated—and more symbiotic—than critics generally acknowledge. Taking Walter Scott's Waverley , George Eliot's Silas Marner , and Charlotte Brönte's Jane Eyre as representative...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 169–175.
Published: 01 May 2010
... as well as news about novels; among familiar correspondents, the post increased the buzz about novels. Through a reading of Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility , this article shows how the writing, posting, arrival, and overseeing of letters in this novel unfolds in ways the characters cannot control...
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Novel (1 August 2018) 51 (2): 210–225.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Jane Elliott Abstract This essay examines the relationship between dominant trends in contemporary popular aesthetics and the microeconomic imagination of human behavior, which centers on individual allocation of finite resources to self-determined ends. I argue that this way of modeling human...
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Novel (1 November 2007) 40 (3): 316–319.
Published: 01 November 2007
...JANE ELLIOTT MARK CURRIE, About Time: Narrative, Fiction and the Philosophy of Time (Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 2007), pp. 176, cloth, £40.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2007 2007 Rethinking Narrative Time MARK cum, About Time: Narrative, Fiction and the...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 349–354.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Jane Elliott Focusing on Margaret Atwood's Oryx and Crake , this essay examines what I term “dramas of immediacy” in recent North American fiction. Postmodern novels of the 1980s and 1990s were defined in part by their interest in the way in which narrative shaped our experience, particularly in...
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Novel (1 May 2016) 49 (1): 148–153.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Jane F. Thrailkill To return to The Birth of a Jungle : despite the rapid institutionalizing of modern biology during the Progressive Era, this study does not trace the conceptual genealogy of animality within the natural sciences. Instead, The Birth of a Jungle examines US literary works and...
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Novel (1 November 2005) 38 (2-3): 302–303.
Published: 01 November 2005
...JOSEPH LITVAK D.A. MILLER, Jane Austen, or the Secret of Style (Princeton: Princeton UP, 2005), pp. 128, paper, $12.95. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2005 2005 ...
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Novel (1 August 2016) 49 (2): 376–379.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Sachelle Ford Hardison Ayesha K. , Writing through Jane Crow: Race and Gender Politics in African American Literature Charlottesville : U of Virginia P , 2014 , pp. 296, cloth, $65.00 , paper, $29.50 . Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Even as recent literary...
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Novel (1 November 2006) 39 (3): 421–424.
Published: 01 November 2006
... meanings in Victorian novels takes her through Jane Eyre, Mary Barton, Great Expectafions, and Middlemarch, with a compact introduction establishing the theoretical dinlensions of her work and a brief coda reckorung its conse- quences. Luadly argued and ferociously researched, this book is sure to...
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Novel (1 May 2002) 36 (1): 119–125.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Amanda Gilroy DEIRDRE LYNCH, ed., Janeites: Austen’s Disciples and Devotees (Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2000), pp. 233 + ix, cloth, $32.00, paper, $19.95. YOU-ME PARK AND RAJEWARI SUNDER RAJAN, eds., The Postcolonial Jane Austen (London: Routledge Press, 2000), pp...
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Novel (1 May 2001) 35 (1): 46–68.
Published: 01 May 2001
...JANET C. MYERS Copyright © Novel Corp. 2001 2001 Works Cited Archibald , Diana C. “Angel in the Bush: Exporting Domesticity through Female Emigration.” Ed. Kranidis. 228 –47. Brontë , Charlotte . Jane Eyre . New York: Penguin, 1996 . Brontë , Charlotte...
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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 May 2009
... succeeds in representing a world of information, a world that includes and informs the literary field. Succeeding chapters offer less clutter, resolving for the most part into close readings of canonical fictions. Chapters 2 and 7, for instance, respectively read Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 379–380.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Cindy Weinstein JANE F. THRAILKILL, Affecting Fictions: Mind, Body, and Emotion in American Literary Realism (Cambridge: Harvard UP, 2007), pp. 320, cloth, $47.50. © 2010 by Novel, Inc. 2010 Works Cited Fleissner , Jennifer L. Women, Compulsion, Modernity: The Moment of...