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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 437–442.
Published: 01 November 2009
... with the Wind. To make a long story short, the publisher characterized the novel’s significance in this way in order to show that the so-called fair use doctrine in US copyright law protects from copyright infringement any literature that communicates free, political speech. Although SunTrust Bank won...
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Novel (2014) 47 (1): 149–166.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Elizabeth S. Anker This essay analyzes how Edwidge Danticat's Krik? Krak! rewrites and overturns a number of the generic and other conventions that have typically been enlisted to theorize the novel's bearing on democracy. Political philosophy and law have advanced a number of enabling fictions...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 116–132.
Published: 01 May 2013
... to attack the validity of introspective psychology and therefore the literature built upon it. Marcel’s memories, we are told, are not prac- tices of mind so much as they are involuntary, physiological reflexes. “The laws of memory,” we read, “are subject to the more general laws of habit...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 202–218.
Published: 01 August 2016
.... Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 literary epistemology presumptions Anthony Trollope illegitimacy law and literature As evident in its title and like many other realist novels of its period, Anthony Trollope's Is He Popenjoy? ( 1877–78 ) is permeated with doubt. Even before...
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Novel (2023) 56 (2): 332–336.
Published: 01 August 2023
...Eleni Coundouriotis eleni.coundouriotis@uconn.edu Sal Nicolazzo , Vagrant Figures: Law, Literature, and the Origins of the Police ( New Haven, CT : Yale UP , 2020 ), pp. 310 , cloth, $65.00 . Copyright © 2023 by Novel, Inc. 2023 Until recently, scholars of law...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 175–182.
Published: 01 August 2009
... . Saint-Amour , Paul K . The Copywrights: Intellectual Property and the Literary Imagination . Ithaca: Cornell UP, 2003 . Schramm , Jan-Melissa . Testimony and Advocacy in Victorian Law, Literature, and Theology . Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2000 . Smith , Adam . The Theory of Moral...
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Novel (2004) 37 (3): 358–359.
Published: 01 November 2004
... and the Novel (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 2002), pp. 216, $41.00. The paths of law and literature have converged in recent years, as literary and legal scholars have fruitfully explored how matters of interpretation, evaluation, and judgment inflect their respective fields. As of late, however...
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Novel (2021) 54 (1): 65–84.
Published: 01 May 2021
...; or Virtue Rewarded rights discourse injury law and literature sexual violence This article proposes that we read Samuel Richardson's Pamela; or, Virtue Rewarded as testimony—a plea, a record of assault. Or better, a complaint. Pamela herself characterizes her story this way: 1 O Let me take...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 158–161.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Yue Zhuo GASCHÉ RODOLPHE , The Stelliferous Fold: Toward A Virtual Law of Literature's Self-Formation ( New York : Fordham UP , 2011 ), pp. 406 , paper, $35.00 . © 2013 by Novel, Inc. 2013 Duke University Press Work Cited Gasché Rodolphe . Inventions of Difference...
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Novel (2003) 36 (3): 398–422.
Published: 01 November 2003
...? By exploring these questions first in law and then in literature, I do not claim merely that the two offer different ap- proaches to the same sets of circumstances-though in part, this is often the case. Rather, I intend to explore their different responses to injuries in order to identify...
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Novel (2018) 51 (1): 144–147.
Published: 01 May 2018
... it. ayelet ben-yishai teaches in the Department of English Language and Literature at the University of Haifa and is the author of Common Precedents: The Presentness of the Past in Victorian Fiction and Law (2013). Stout Daniel M. , Corporate Romanticism: Liberalism, Justice, and the Novel...
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Novel (2002) 35 (2-3): 193–210.
Published: 01 November 2002
... Stoekl, Carl R. Lovitt, and Donald M. Leslie Jr. Theory and History of Literature . Vol 14 . Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 1989 . XX –XX. Butler , Judith . The Psychic Life of Power: Theories in Subjection . Stanford: Stanford UP, 1997 . Dasen , Véronique . Dwarfs in Ancient...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 386–405.
Published: 01 November 2019
... . “ Theorizing Corporate Intentionality in Contemporary American Fiction .” Law and Literature 27 . 1 ( 2015 ): 1 – 25 . Turner H. S. The Corporate Commonwealth: Pluralism and Political Fictions in England, 1516–1651 . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 2016 . Uhlmann Anthony . Beckett...
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Novel (2015) 48 (3): 482–484.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Personality: Popular Voice and the Trial of American Authorship . Stanford : Stanford UP , 1998 . That being said, The Oracle and the Curse presents a compelling account of the way in which the crisis over slavery affected the very nature of literature during the lead-up to the Civil War...
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Novel (2016) 49 (3): 542–545.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Jamie Parra Work Cited Dayan Colin . The Law Is a White Dog: How Legal Rituals Make and Unmake Persons . Princeton : Princeton UP , 2013 . Finally, Character and Person is about what readers are in the moment when they are absorbed by the description of a fictional being...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 383–402.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Christopher P. The Labor of Words: Literary Professionalism in the Progressive Era . Athens : U of Georgia P , 1985 . Woodmansee Martha Jaszi Peter , eds. The Construction of Authorship: Textual Appropriation in Law and Literature . Durham : Duke UP , 1994 . The Paradox...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 375–378.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Saikat Majumdar JOSEPH R. SLAUGHTER, Human Rights, Inc.: The World Novel, Narrative Form, and International Law (New York: Fordham UP, 2007), pp. 435, paper, $28.00. © 2010 by Novel, Inc. 2010 Incorporated into Humanity joseph r. slaughter, Human Rights, Inc...
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Novel (2015) 48 (3): 446–464.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Ryan Canlas This essay reads Jean-Paul Sartre's notion of literary “engagement” alongside Hannah Arendt's writings on literature as a way of establishing the importance that both writers accord to the practice of reading literature as a form of aesthetic judgment. By paying particular attention...
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Novel (2004) 37 (1-2): 158–180.
Published: 01 August 2004
... Women, the Law of Coverture, and Wilkie Collins’s The Woman in White.” Victorian Literature and Culture 22 ( 1994 ): 1 –22. Lewis , Sarah . Woman’s Mission . 1839. Boston: William Crosby & Co., 1840 . Loesberg , Jonathan . “The Ideology of Narrative Form in Sensation Fiction...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 175–177.
Published: 01 May 2019
... to the study of law and literature in the antebellum United States. He also ranges far beyond this canon to revisit, for instance, the popular crime fiction of Ned Buntline and a comic treatment of sentimental reform literature by E. D. E. N. Southworth. Along the way, he cites and summarizes dozens of tales...