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Novel (1 August 2013) 46 (2): 253–274.
Published: 01 August 2013
... , 1980 . Freedman Ariela . Death, Men, and Modernism: Trauma and Narrative in British Fiction from Hardy to Woolf . New York : Routledge , 2003 . Froula Christine . “Mrs. Dalloway's Postwar Elegy: Women, War, and the Art of Mourning.” Modernism/Modernity 9 . 1 ( 2002 ): 125...
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Novel (1 November 2004) 37 (3): 303–325.
Published: 01 November 2004
... the White Men": Race, Realism, and Dunbar's Anomalous First Novel GENE JARRETT When William Dean Howells, the so-called Dean of American Letters, praised Paul Laurence Dunbar's Majors and Minors in Harper's...
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Novel (1 August 2013) 46 (2): 193–213.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Jacob Jewusiak This article argues that old men and aging raised a central problem for Charles Dickens's literary project: the novel's difficulty of representing temporal continuity over long spans of time. For the old man, the meaningful plots of the nineteenth century—such as the bildungsroman or...
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Novel (1 November 2001) 34 (3): 338–368.
Published: 01 November 2001
... Evans . Let Us Now Praise Famous Men . 1941. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 1988 . Barker , George . “Three Tenant Families.” Rev. of Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, by James Agee and Walker Evans. The Nation 153 ( 1941 ): 282 . Bergreen , Lawrence . James Agee: A Life . 1984. New...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 207–226.
Published: 01 August 2010
... UP, 2001 . Colker , Ruth . Pregnant Men: Practice, Theory, and the Law . Bloomington: Indiana UP, 1994 . Davidson , Michael . Concerto for the Left Hand: Disability and the Defamiliar Body . Ann Arbor: U of Michigan P, 2008 . Edelman , Lee . No Future: Queer Theory and...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 271–293.
Published: 01 August 2010
... capitalist property ownership, present male suffering as authentic and histrionic, indicative of both power and powerlessness, and as an attempt to manage perceived threats to the self. By depicting male psychic pain in this way, Brontë and Eliot attempt to locate the source for the violence men inflict on...
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Novel (1 November 2005) 38 (2-3): 295–297.
Published: 01 November 2005
... crowd all specimens of men, / .. . all the colours which the sun bestows, / And every character of form and face," inchding "Negro Ladies in white muslin gowns" and "Albinos, painted Indians, Dwarves" (The Prelude, Book VII). Felicity Nussbaum's The Limits of the Human joins recent books in...
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Novel (1 November 2018) 51 (3): 482–501.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Hannah Walser Abstract Whether identified as “genies,” “little men,” or simply “les moi,” a vast horde of personified mental faculties populates In Search of Lost Time , responsible for behaviors too instantaneous or too ingrained to come under conscious control. Representing automatic neural...
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Novel (1 May 2012) 45 (1): 56–70.
Published: 01 May 2012
... the novel. The religious goal of the novel is to console women with the belief that the men they have lost are not dead, not absent, but present. The narrative implication of a belief in which death does not mark the difference between past and present is a story that does not know what tense to tell...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 187–189.
Published: 01 August 2007
... ministerial men. The book argues that several ministers in fate seventeenth-century New England struggled to bcate their own authority in the shadow both of their local co- lonial fathers and their distant imperial sovereigns, and that these men played out their desires, frustrations, and aggressions...
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Novel (1 May 2001) 35 (1): 139–141.
Published: 01 May 2001
... change for Garcia Marquez would need to redress faulty perceptions and skewed human relationships, specifically men's simultaneous fear of and idealization of women. Prieto explains: "as Garcia Mdrquez portrays it, ties between the sexes are established on the basis of lies born out of man's fear...
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Novel (1 November 2001) 34 (3): 313–337.
Published: 01 November 2001
... him as one of the most impressive sights of the city" (154). He is surprised, however, to find that the excitement in seeing the breadline derives not so much from the sight of the men, as from the effect of the view on his own manner of seeing: "If there was any drama at all it was wholly...
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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): 163–166.
Published: 01 May 2009
... the “late-millennial men’s movements,” 164 novel | spring 2009 such as (Iron John author) Robert Bly’s mythopoeticism and Bill McCartney’s Promise Keep- ers, and the mid-1990s Austen revival that put Austen on film (ix). As Kramp acknowledges at the end of his preface, his “book...
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Novel (1 May 2002) 36 (1): 42–60.
Published: 01 May 2002
...- ized differences. But the two men are also positioned in a kind of stand-off. This deadlock has been variously described as the opposition between colonizer and "reverse colonization," by Arata (115), and that between Orientalist and Occidentalist, by Cannon Schmitt (138-42). On his trip to...
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Novel (1 May 2004) 38 (1): 103–106.
Published: 01 May 2004
... tracts, memoirs, novels and poetry both well-known and obscure, famous and infamous, as he meticulously maps the movements of gay men infin de sikcle London. His topography of homosexuality provides a useful textual and cultural genealogy for a gay metropolitanism so commonly presumed, that it has...
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Novel (1 November 2012) 45 (3): 470–474.
Published: 01 November 2012
... HARZEWSKI, Chick Lit and Postfeminism (Charlottesville: U of Virginia P, 2011), pp. 264, cloth, $55.00, paper, $19.50. Shoe meets girl meets boy meets shoe. Shoes trump men. Men are shoes. Shoes are porn, of a charming sort. Sex is in the city. Austen’s in the house. Love of Jane Austen is de rigueur...
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Novel (1 August 2014) 47 (2): 330–333.
Published: 01 August 2014
... peril’’ (black men violating white women) and ‘‘white peril’’ (white men violating black women) have func- tioned as crucial nodes in the exercise and justification of power. These two ‘‘perils’’ served complementary purposes: the black-peril narrative, produced primarily by white men, jus- tified the...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 122–124.
Published: 01 May 1999
... articulate a broadly based description of early modern culture that would pro- vide for a thorough engagement with the complex continuities and discontinuitiesamong the NOVEL ( FALL 1999 works of men and women novelists" (21). Barney rejects the possibility of a distinct female...
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Novel (1 August 2000) 33 (2): 264–266.
Published: 01 August 2000
... relation of gender to citizenship which has recently come to the fore in French politics via the parity movement. Demanding equal representation for men and women in all elected, political positions, the paritaires do not wish to assign a specific content to women's representation. They do not say...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 371–374.
Published: 01 August 2010
... military draft. One of those “sudden transitions, brought on by national emergencies,” the draft assembled masses of men together onto military bases where their personal histories, their class differences, even their individual traits got submerged in the anonymity of the collective. Changes in...