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Novel (1 November 2018) 51 (3): 375–398.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Kalyan Nadiminti Abstract “The Global Program Era” traces the rise of the international writer from the global South in the North American master of fine arts (MFA) program and the resulting effects on the contemporary global anglophone novel. Extrapolating from Mark McGurl's The Program Era (2009...
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Novel (1 August 2011) 44 (2): 317–319.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Neil Schmitz MCGURL MARK , The Program Era: Postwar Fiction and the Rise of Creative Writing ( Cambridge : Harvard UP , 2009 ), pp. 480 , cloth, $35.00 . © 2011 by Novel, Inc. 2011 Duke University Press The Regime of Mother Flannery mark mcgurl, The Program Era: Postwar Fiction and...
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Novel (1 May 2016) 49 (1): 158–161.
Published: 01 May 2016
... resurgence of the political novel” (1). While she does not fully define what she means by this phenomenon, she locates it in opposition to the program-era fiction discussed by Mark McGurl and identifies it with authors working largely outside the university: the New York–based writers who define themselves...
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Novel (1 May 2019) 52 (1): 44–63.
Published: 01 May 2019
...). Dimock's provocative claim has been widely taken up, including in Critical Inquiry , where Dimock ( “Low Epic” ) and Mark McGurl, respectively, discuss McGurl's proposal of an even longer conception of literary history that would call into play geologic and species time, for which the “posthuman comedy...
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Novel (1 May 2018) 51 (1): 79–100.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., the narrator experiences “horror.” Horror becomes one symptom among many in The Time Machine that attune us to what Mark McGurl calls the “implication of genre,” among “literary forms willing to risk artistic ludicrousness in their representation of the inhumanly large and long” ( “Posthuman Comedy...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 517–520.
Published: 01 November 2011
... interpretation of Hollywood form begun by Jerome Christensen with his articles on corpo- rate authorship and followed by Mark McGurl and J. D. Connor. Leaving the relatively spe- cific context of Hollywood authorship aside, allegories of the marketplace have also become quite popular in other fields...
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Novel (1 May 2015) 48 (1): 45–62.
Published: 01 May 2015
... not just for our understanding of James's technique but also for our approach to the novel more generally. According to Mark McGurl, for example, James's artistic project may be understood “as an attempt to distinguish the intelligent from the stupid” ( 75 ), such that it became the task of the art...
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Novel (1 November 2017) 50 (3): 409–425.
Published: 01 November 2017
... here—what thematic topoi, with what modal inflection, from what situation of address, and structured by what formal categories?”—get asked not by single works but within a field of comparable fictions (ibid.). The seriality of genre, Mark McGurl argues, has allowed the novel as a form to thrive long...
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Novel (1 May 2015) 48 (1): 85–102.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Mark McGurl writes, its “meaning…ranges so easily in our usage from social organizations housed in buildings and supplied with proper names…to individuals like Henry James or James Joyce, who become ‘institutions’ of a kind; to a more diffuse sense of institutions as ‘established practices,’ as in the...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 382–401.
Published: 01 November 2011
... Herbert . Eros and Civilization: A Philosophical Inquiry into Freud . Boston : Beacon , 1974 . McGurl Mark . The Novel Art: Elevations of American Fiction after Henry James . Princeton : Princeton UP , 2001 . McKeon Michael , ed. The Theory of the Novel: A Historical Approach...
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Novel (1 August 2017) 50 (2): 157–175.
Published: 01 August 2017
... flat ontologies) tend to obviate materialist questions of history, the staging of their interaction opens up a necessary historical intervention. Remainder is not a novel about the specific insights of theory or philosophy, then, even if—as Mark McGurl suggests—it is remarkably attuned to the...
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Novel (1 November 2001) 34 (3): 369–390.
Published: 01 November 2001
.... 1 . Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1976 . 163 –77. McGurl , Mark . “Social Geometries: Taking Place in Henry James.” Representations 68 ( 1999 ): 59 –83. Michaels , Walter Benn . “Jim Crow Henry James?” The Henry James Review 16 ( 1995 ): 286 –91. Miller , Andrew . Novels...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 333–353.
Published: 01 November 2011
... Protestants: Histories of Christian Life in America, 1630–1965 . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins UP , 2006 . McClure John A. Partial Faiths: Postsecular Fiction in the Age of Pynchon and Morrison . Athens : U of Georgia P , 2007 . McGurl Mark . The Program Era: Postwar Fiction and the...
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Novel (1 August 2011) 44 (2): 229–248.
Published: 01 August 2011
... for Art's Sake: Books on Trial from Madame Bovary to Lolita . Ithaca : Cornell UP , 2007 . Matthiessen F. O. The James Family: Including Selections from the Writings of Henry James, Senior, William, Henry, and Alice James . New York : Knopf , 1947 . McGurl Mark . The Novel...
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Novel (1 August 2017) 50 (2): 197–216.
Published: 01 August 2017
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Novel (1 May 2019) 52 (1): 64–83.
Published: 01 May 2019
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Novel (1 May 2016) 49 (1): 115–138.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of humanity's cosmic inconsequence, thereby offering one possible way to imagine the end of our world. As Mark McGurl , Claire Colebrook , and Ray Brassier recently have noted, thinking the earth as inherently independent of and indifferent to humanity forecloses rather than inaugurates a...