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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 361–365.
Published: 01 November 2009
... people has been far more controversial, and rightly so. Because to the degree that they have been perceived to be in or of another time, black people have also been excluded from dominant constructions of Western modernity, such as those of Hegel and Jefferson. Yet the idea that African Americans inhabit...
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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): 109–130.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Jefferson J. A. Gatrall Throughout the nineteenth century, dozens of authors across Europe and the United States—including Honoré de Balzac, Victor Hugo, Gustave Flaubert, Charles Dickens, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Ivan Turgenev, and Rainer Maria Rilke—gave fictional form to the figure of Jesus. This...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 151–170.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Minnesota P, 1983 . Elmer , Jonathan . “The Archive, the Native American, and Jefferson’s Convulsions.” diacritics 28.4 ( 1998 ): 5 –24. Foucault , Michel . “Society Must be Defended”: Lectures at the Collège de France, 1975–76 . Trans. David Macey. New York: Picador, 2003...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 190–192.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Convention of 1787 through the Missouri Compromise of 1819-21 to the "discursive death of the subject of slavery in Congress be- tween 1836 and 1844 (33). In fact, Tawil is able to use politicians' "pattern of avoidance" on the topic to great effect (33). Thomas Jefferson, whose characteristic...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): iv.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Indiana University. He has published on Foe, pornography, Niklas Luhmann, Hannibal Lecter, The Big Lebuwski, torture, and Thomas Jefferson. The present essay is drawn froin his forthcoming hook, On Llrrgering nrld Bei!ing Lnst: Frctiorrs of Rnce nnd Sovereignty in the Nrw Worid. STUART BURROWS...
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Novel (1 May 2007) 41 (1): 173–176.
Published: 01 May 2007
... in modern America. Though the lrnks he forges between a series of ostensibly very different writers-Anne Bradstreet, Thomas Jefferson, Walt Whitman, Henry David Thoreau, Sarah Orne Jewett, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Jack Kerouac-are at times more a function of association than argument, his...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 77–103.
Published: 01 August 2007
... , Donald R. “America’s Response to the Slave Revolt in Haiti, 1791–1806.” Journal of the Early Republic 2 ( 1982 ): 361 –379. Higgonet , Patrice . “France, Slavery, and the Lousiana Purchase.” Jefferson’s America and Napoleon’s France . Ed. Gail Feigenbaum. Seattle: U of Washington P...
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Novel (1 November 2000) 33 (3): 440–443.
Published: 01 November 2000
... pursuit of happiness. America is also the story of written texts: collected letters, verses, stories, sermons, nar- ratives, autobiographies, romances, pamphlets, and novels penned by men named Mather, Edwards, Frankiin, Jefferson, Cooper, Emerson, Hawthorne, Melville, Poe, and others who...
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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): iii–iv.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Irish modernism, the contemporary Northern Irish writer Robert McLiam Wilson, and James Connolly and postcolonial theory. He recently completed a book manu- script titled Lazy Idle Schemers: Irish Modernism and the Cultural Politics of Idleness. jefferson j. a. gatrall is assistant professor of...
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Novel (1 August 2006) 39 (2): 204–220.
Published: 01 August 2006
... . Jefferson , Joseph III . The Autobiography of Joseph Jefferson . 1889. Ed. Alan S. Downer Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1964 . Leverenz , David . “Alive with Contradictions: Close Reading, Liberal Pluralism, and Nonnarratable Plots in Uncle Tom’s Cabin.” Approaches to Teaching Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s...
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Novel (1 August 2011) 44 (2): 320–323.
Published: 01 August 2011
..., he shows how the works under consideration—from Aphra Behn’s theater to Thomas Jefferson’s account of Logan—demonstrate that “America represents an ideological intensification visvis England, a ‘deterritorialization’ of England in the form of, say,V ir- ginia” (23). As Elmer explains, Deleuze’s...
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Novel (1 November 2015) 48 (3): 490–494.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Jefferson as chattel, lover, and the mother to several of his children. Their relationship raises stinging questions regarding nationalism, genealogy as a mode of national belonging, and the blurred lines between coercion and consent (which, as Saidiya Hartman has argued, is yet another sign of the...
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Novel (1 May 2016) 49 (1): 26–48.
Published: 01 May 2016
... greatness of the Old Continent and to present the exploitation of the New as a moral imperative. Buffon's theory, not surprisingly, created far-reaching controversy but infuriated no one more than Thomas Jefferson, who would famously counter Buffon by devoting a large portion of his Notes on the State...
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Novel (1 November 2016) 49 (3): 449–466.
Published: 01 November 2016
...). After asking seemingly irrelevant questions and making brusque pronouncements with no apparent basis, Holmes abruptly claps handcuffs upon a complete stranger, who comes up to their rooms of his own will, and declares this unknown cabdriver, Jefferson Hope, to be the murderer. So ends part one of the...
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 140–143.
Published: 01 May 2011
... synonym for “slaves.” Jack even tests his newly invented mindset on his own master: “I hop’d he cou’d not believe but that I had as much Gratitude as a Negro” to discover that this vehement sentiment is not an acceptable position for a white servant (89). Thomas Jefferson’s Notes on the State of...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 52–76.
Published: 01 August 2007
... the Early American Republic . Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 1997 . Nussbaum , Martha . For Love of Country: Debating the Limits of Patriotism . Ed. Joshua Cohen. Boston: Beacon, 1996 . Onuf , Peter S. Jefferson’s Empire: The Language of American Nationhood...
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Novel (1 November 2010) 43 (3): 443–465.
Published: 01 November 2010
... , Donald B. “The Harlem Renaissance City: Its Multi-illusionary Dimension.” Hakutani and Butler 37 –49. Gordon-Reed , Annette . The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family . New York: Norton, 2008 . ———. Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings: An American Controversy . Charlottesville...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 125–150.
Published: 01 August 2007
... 16 ( 2004 ): 179 –207. Jefferson , Thomas . Notes on the State of Virginia . 1785–86. Ed. William Peden. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 1982 . Kafer , Peter . Charles Brockden Brown’s Revolution and the Birth of American Gothic . Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2004...
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Novel (1 May 2007) 41 (1): 99–120.
Published: 01 May 2007
... reckon a man is crazy. That's how he cant see eye to eye with other folks" (233-34). Cash's l4 Each of these objects is associated with Jefferson, Addie's hometown, where the family is headed for her burial. In some cases, the stake is merely getting to town with the objects intact...
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Novel (1 August 2006) 39 (2): 179–203.
Published: 01 August 2006
.... in Carl Georg Lange and William James, The Emotions . Ed. Knight Dunlap. New York: Hafner, 1967 . Jefferson , Thomas . “Notes on the State of Virginia.” 1787. Thomas Jefferson: Writings . Ed. Merrill D. Peterson New York: Library of America, 1984 . Kete , Mary-Louise...