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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 406–423.
Published: 01 November 2013
... the literary toward a theoretical and historical understanding of the relationship between citizen and refugee in Hur- ricane Katrina. Richard Wright’s “Down by the Riverside” focuses on the tribulations of Brother Mann; his pregnant wife, Lulu; their son, Peewee...
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Novel (2017) 50 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 May 2017
..., who draws on the very different religious vision of Pentecostalism and for whose characters (quite unlike Beckett's, Mann's, and Coetzee's) belief in a God that intervenes directly in history remains a distinct possibility. Pecora admits that his “objective is not at all to claim that these three...
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Novel (2015) 48 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Fictions settles for capturing the nature and implications of plot and character in these novels by way of descriptions that stand at too great a remove from the text itself. Happily, no such problems beset the closing chapter on Joyce and Döblin and the concluding discussion of Thomas Mann...
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Novel (2020) 53 (3): 481–484.
Published: 01 November 2020
... objects, from canonical modernist works to contemporary novels and films to the It Gets Better Project. The list of authors covered is impressive. Charles Dickens, Marcel Proust, William James, Henry James, Thomas Mann, Virginia Woolf, Willa Cather, William Faulkner, and Ralph Ellison all have substantial...
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Novel (2000) 33 (2): 270–273.
Published: 01 August 2000
... and plays, instead conceiving of the individual as "a mind and a body without barriers, forever open to suggestion" (147). The final chapter treats Thomas Mann's Death in Venice, a text which "challenges cul- tural assumptions about the usefulness of 'membranes"' (150). Mann had no scientific...
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Novel (2021) 54 (1): 121–129.
Published: 01 May 2021
... styles and the meanings of emotion words can also take place between novels. For example, the emotion word Mitleid takes on different connotations and senses in Fontane's Effi Briest and Thomas Mann's Buddenbrooks ( 1901 ). In Effi Briest , Mitleid best translates as “compassion...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 190–195.
Published: 01 August 2009
... the old novel of H. G. Wells, John Galsworthy, and Arnold Bennett, and D. H. Lawrence even more closely approxi- mated Lukács’s sense of crisis in the novel as part of the crisis of the Western soul at the moment of the Great War. This work of Lukács strongly affected Thomas Mann, who put...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 32–50.
Published: 01 May 1999
... , Henry . Browning as a Philosophical and Religious Teacher . London, 1891 . Kucich , John . Repression in Victorian Fiction: Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot and Charles Dickens . Berkeley: U of California P, 1987 . Mann , Michael . The Sources of Social Power . Vol. 2...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 197–216.
Published: 01 August 2017
..., hospitals, lecture series, and alehouses. Major developments in the rise of pedagogical interest did not occur in American educational theory until the nineteenth century—in, for instance, Horace Mann's injunction that “[t]he pleasure of acquiring should be the incitement to acquire” ( 20 ) and Charles...
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Novel (2014) 47 (2): 325–329.
Published: 01 August 2014
... European tradition running from the bildungsro- man of Goethe up through the intensifying ‘‘problematization’’ of the Bildung structure in the works of (for them) contemporary authors such as Thomas Mann, Hermann Hesse, Alfred Do¨blin, Marcel Proust, Andre´ Gide, and Louis-Ferdinand Ce´line. Later...
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Novel (2010) 43 (3): 443–465.
Published: 01 November 2010
... . Bond , Horace Mann . “What the Army ‘Intelligence’ Tests Measured.” Opportunity 2 . 19 ( 1924 ): 197 –202. Busby , Mark . Ralph Ellison . Boston: Twayne, 1991 . Butler , Robert . “The City as Psychological Frontier in Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man and Charles Johnson's Faith...
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Novel (2020) 53 (2): 137–142.
Published: 01 August 2020
... of Chicago P , 1996 . Jameson Fredric . The Antinomies of Realism . London : Verso , 2013 . Lukács Georg . “ Franz Kafka or Thomas Mann? ” The Meaning of Contemporary Realism . Trans. John and Mander Necke . London : Merlin , 1963 . 47 – 92 . Rancière Jacques...
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Novel (2020) 53 (3): 495–500.
Published: 01 November 2020
... writings. His dissatisfaction was to prove particularly fateful for Look, Stranger! (1936), a book that pitted “truth” and “heart” against “the external disorder, and extravagant lies/The baroque frontiers, the surrealist police” in its dedication to Thomas Mann's daughter Erika, whom Auden had married...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 393–399.
Published: 01 November 2009
...) are treated as immoral exploiters of children’s sexuality, the novelists drawing one-sidedly on the debate around Sally Mann’s work. Fictional photographers frequently exemplify Susan Sontag’s biting accusation that “[t]here is something predatory in the act of taking a picture” (14). They act...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 531–537.
Published: 01 November 2009
... de Balzac, Émile Zola, and Marcel Proust in France, Mark Twain and Herman Melville in America, Charles Dickens, mcmurran | Transnationalism 533 George Eliot, and D. H. Lawrence in England, Thomas Mann and Robert Musil in Germany and Austria, Leo...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 304–310.
Published: 01 August 2009
... to the event’s highlight—Lucile’s “manne- quin parades”—in which her live models, then still a novelty, strode on stage wear- ing her creations and, in time to the music, offered themselves as tangible fantasies of the couturier’s making (Duff Gordon 67–72). Arsène Alexandre, author, critic...
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Novel (2020) 53 (2): 143–164.
Published: 01 August 2020
... in modernist fiction by Thomas Mann, Robert Musil, and Hermann Broch ( Ercolino, Novel-Essay ; Haas ; Harrison ; de Obaldia ; Pavel, Lives 282–86 ). The speculative detonation we witness in Against Nature culminates in long and refined essayistic inserts like des Esseintes's lucubration...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 207–226.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., and showmanship ape the audiences before which they perform. The trapeze artist, Frau Mann, is sewn into her costume such that she ceases to obey human form: “The stuff of the tights was no longer a covering, it was herself; the span of the tightly stitched crotch was so much her own flesh...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 189–199.
Published: 01 November 2008
..., leaving the reader in the position of abstract rather than concrete p~tentiality.~Interior monologue creates a state of potential, says LukBcs, wherein the writer ought to move beyond subjectivity by elucidating the relation between interiority and action. By contrast, in Thomas Mann's Lotte...
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Novel (2014) 47 (1): 57–66.
Published: 01 May 2014
..., Gerhart Haupt- mann, and Hans Christian Andersen, and progenitor of the Japanese modern novel. In his 1890 Dancing Girl, a young Japanese intellectual is sent to Germany by his government to further his studies and take his place among the most elite translators and brokers of European culture...