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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Franco Moretti My essay poses three questions: Why are novels in prose? Why are they so often stories of adventures? Why was there a European but not a Chinese rise of the novel in the course of the eighteenth century? Disparate as they may sound, the questions have a common source in the guiding...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 190–195.
Published: 01 August 2009
... traction, arguments such as Fredric Jameson's about the third-world novel must consider the novel more concretely in relation to literacy and publication structures. Franco Moretti's collaborative Il romanzo begins to organize an apparatus of knowledge that might ground new theories in dialogue with media...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 72–77.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Caroline Reitz Theories of the novel have made us comfortable with the idea of the novel's trademark heteroglossia and dynamism. We accept that the novel, according to Bakhtin, “best of all reflects the tendencies of a new world still in the making” and that, according to Franco Moretti, this...
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Novel (1 May 2017) 50 (1): 35–55.
Published: 01 May 2017
...-century development of educational theory was shadowed by a prescient fictional vision of childish destructiveness emblematized in the broken toy, and it asks what this might mean in particular for the bildungsroman and its educative telos. Franco Moretti has claimed that the European bildungsroman...
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Novel (1 November 2017) 50 (3): 338–350.
Published: 01 November 2017
... theoretical attempts to formulate global or world systems of literature. Drawing on Franco Moretti's recent call for us to “unlearn” our traditional literary training, they contend that novels defy any attempt to confine them to the boundaries of the individual work or a national tradition, raising basic...
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Novel (1 May 2007) 41 (1): 145–148.
Published: 01 May 2007
...LEAH PRICE FRANCO MORETTI, ED., The Novel, Volume I: History, Geography, and Culture (Princeton: Princeton UP, 2006), pp. 928, cloth, $125.00, paper, $35.00. FRANCO MORETTI, ED., The Novel, Volume II: Forms and Themes (Princeton: Princeton UP, 2006), pp. 960, cloth, $125.00, paper...
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Novel (1 May 2007) 41 (1): 149–153.
Published: 01 May 2007
...BRIAN EVENSON FRANCO MORETTI, ED., The Novel, Volume I: History, Geography, and Culture (Princeton: Princeton UP, 2006), pp. 928, cloth, $125.00, paper, $35.00. FRANCO MORETTI, ED., The Novel, Volume II: Forms and Themes (Princeton: Princeton UP, 2006), pp. 960, cloth, $125.00, paper...
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 3–5.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Carlos J. Alonso © 2011 by Novel, Inc. 2011 Duke University Press Works Cited Ludmer Josefina . “Literaturas postautónomas.” < http://www.lehman.cuny.edu/ciberletras/v17/ludmer.htm > (accessed 4 Mar. 2011) . Moretti Franco . “Conjectures on World Literature...
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 20–22.
Published: 01 May 2011
... could embody. The novel, as the shadow or the wraith of the epic, echoes a vitalist past. To conclude, Franco Moretti takes the novel back to Lukácsian bad infinity and thereby generates statistical panic. By promoting a crypto-Darwinian rise and fall of genres, Moretti mitigates for (in the...
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Novel (1 November 2016) 49 (3): 519–522.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Pleasures: Essays on Thomas Pynchon . Ed. Levine George and Leverenz David . Boston : Little, Brown , 1976 . 161 – 95 . Moretti Franco . Modern Epic: The World System from Goethe to Gárcia Márquez . London : Verso , 1996 . Pynchon Thomas . Gravity’s Rainbow . London...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 509–512.
Published: 01 November 2011
... away with individuality. 512 novel | fall 2011 In her conclusion Jaffe decisively turns from the stock market graph to a critique of the graph much more generally—particularly as that graph has figured in the literary-critical work of Franco Moretti. While I wholly agree with...
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Novel (1 November 2012) 45 (3): 455–460.
Published: 01 November 2012
...- terarchive surrounding the Zong in Baucom’s work), expands the archive, and reimagines what constitutes the novel. It is, finally, Cohen’s answer to Franco Moretti’s mandate for a “longer, larger, and deeper” (x) field of literary study, one that offers the most suggestive possibilities for novel...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 311–317.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Mander and Necke Mander. London: Merlin, 1963 . 17 -46. ———. The Theory of the Novel . Trans. Anna Bostock. London: Merlin, 1971 . Marx , Karl . Capital, Volume 1 . Trans. Ben Fowkes. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1976 . Moretti , Franco . Atlas of the European Novel 1800-1900...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 167–174.
Published: 01 August 2009
... concepts, theorists, novelists, and novels wherever they may appear throughout the collection. Along with a good two-thirds of the original conference papers, these issues include the texts of plenary talks by Franco Moretti and Roberto Schwarz—two very different but equally controversial...
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Novel (1 May 2015) 48 (1): 85–102.
Published: 01 May 2015
... characteristics, whether of the group—as in the analyses of Carlyle and Arnold—or of the individual, as in the Victorian novel, especially the English-language bildungsroman. Franco Moretti's The Way of the World has made the bildungsroman the locus for a substantial amount of recent critical work on the...
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Novel (1 November 2016) 49 (3): 449–466.
Published: 01 November 2016
... monograph on the whole science of detecting. The method effect, this positing of an extranarrative organizing procedure in Holmes's solutions, can be discerned even in formalist criticism of the Sherlock Holmes stories. In Franco Moretti's quantitative analysis of the Holmesian clue, Moretti identifies...
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Novel (1 May 2018) 51 (1): 36–59.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., specifically, a negation of generalization and universality—of abstract rules or concepts—on three interlocking levels. Moretti's claim can be helpful in explaining the temporal breaks in Yeshayahu Koren's 1967 novella, Funeral at Noon ( Levaya ba-zohorayim ). 2 As I show, it additionally clarifies...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 460–466.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Village . 5 vols. London: Whittaker, 1824-32 . Moretti , Franco . Graphs, Maps, Trees: Abstract Models for a Literary Theory . London: Verso, 2005 . Ray , John . The Wisdom of God Manifested in the Work of Creation . 1691. Glasgow: William Duncant, 1750 . Topham , Jonathan...
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Novel (1 May 2012) 45 (1): 120–123.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Leonard Tennenhouse McMURRAN MARY HELEN , The Spread of Novels: Translation and Prose Fiction in the Eighteenth Century ( Princeton : Princeton UP , 2010 ), pp. 272 , cloth, $65.00 , paper $27.95 . © 2012 by Novel, Inc. 2012 Duke University Press Works Cited Moretti...
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Novel (1 November 2006) 39 (3): 443.
Published: 01 November 2006
... collective imaginative work. That imaginative work creates what Brewer, after Franco Moretti, calls "social canonicity"-a mode of canon formation "from below," which he.opposes to (and which, he argues, precedes) the academic canonicity that John Guillory addresses in Cliffurn1 Capital. The...