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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 251–270.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Barry McCrea This article proposes a new account of sexuality and narrative in Bram Stoker's Dracula . It suggests that the two plot strands of the novel—the petit bourgeois narrative of Jonathan and Mina's courtship and the gothic story of Jonathan's imprisonment by Count Dracula—are two different...
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Novel (1 May 2002) 36 (1): 42–60.
Published: 01 May 2002
... of a third tourist, however, that a hegemonic white culture comes to be regenerated in the novel. Mina Murray, Jonathan Harker's fiancee and later his wife, appears as the central figure in the abstraction of iden- tity necessary to modernized structures of power. As Dracula's victim, Mina is...
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Novel (1 November 2000) 33 (3): 407–411.
Published: 01 November 2000
... British anxiety, however, is that its crew of vampire hunters mostly treat Dracula's arrival in England as a chance to hone their respective specialized methods of data collection and analysis. Moreover, the fiction's prototypical New Woman, Mina Murray (later Harker), only really causes trouble...
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Novel (1 May 2002) 36 (1): 138–139.
Published: 01 May 2002
...-manly and English-identified team of vampire hunters, Valente argues that Stoker's own views more closely resemble those of Mina Harker, n6e Murray (seen here as an Irish surname), whom he sees as the embodiment of an inclusive, non-essentialist, and yet Irish-linked version of identity...
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Novel (1 May 2019) 52 (1): 165–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
... affirms the persistence of religion in both the culture and the art of the supposedly disenchanted twentieth century. The book studies three writers—James Joyce, Mina Loy, and Djuna Barnes—as well as an entire movement, “the Niggeratti” in 1920s and 1930s Harlem, and offers a coda on Salman Rushdie to...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 304–310.
Published: 01 August 2009
... orchestrates events—the vampire Dracula and the Jew maestro Svengali. Through their occult powers, they menace Western rule and exercise dominion over the weak. Among the latter are the English ingenues Lucy Westenra and Mina Murray of Dracula and the eponymous Irish grisette Trilby O’Ferrall who...
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Novel (1 November 2012) 45 (3): 433–454.
Published: 01 November 2012
...). ALEXANDER | JOYCE’S CENSUS 435 metaphors for character creation, and this motif hints at the way in which his fic- tional population compensates for a real demographic deficit. Just as Mina Purefoy populates Ireland by giving birth in “Oxen,” Joyce “populates” his novel in the original...
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Novel (1 November 2003) 36 (3): 351–373.
Published: 01 November 2003
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 207–226.
Published: 01 August 2010
... and friends (Mina Loy, Nata- lie Barney, Gertrude Stein, T. S. Eliot) absorbed eugenicist theories, Barnes is not known to have been interested in movements for racial purity, but her novel’s cast of queers, cross-dressers, disabled persons, and racialized outsiders nevertheless seems drawn...