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Novel (2002) 35 (2-3): 193–210.
Published: 01 November 2002
..., Dwarfs and Hunchbacks in Ancient Egypt .” Annals of Medical History IX ( 1927 ): 315 –26. Dubey , Madhu . “‘No Bottom and No Top’: Oppositions in Sula.” New Casebooks: Toni Morrison . Ed. Linden Peach. New York: St. Martin’s, 1998 . 70 –88. Fiedler , Leslie . “Pity and Fear...
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Novel (2002) 35 (2-3): 313–315.
Published: 01 November 2002
...ERIK DUSSERE JOHN N. DUVALL, The Identifying Fictions of Toni Morrison: Modernist Authenticity and Postmodern Blackness (New York: Palgrave, 2000), pp. 182, cloth, $45.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2002 2002 Reviews Postmodern...
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Novel (2003) 36 (2): 279–282.
Published: 01 August 2003
...RICHARD PEARCE ERIK DUSSERE, Balancing the Books: Faulkner, Morrison, and the Economics of Slavery (New York: Routledge, 2003), pp. 176, cloth, $65.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2003 2003 Fictions of the Balance Sheet: Faulkner, Morrison, and the Economics...
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Novel (2017) 50 (3): 375–387.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Ann duCille Treating the popular and academic discourse surrounding Toni Morrison's winning the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1993 as a case in point, this essay critiques the ways in which race and gender—“black” and “female”—have been used as loaded signifiers to limit, qualify, segregate, and...
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Novel (2002) 35 (2-3): 169–192.
Published: 01 November 2002
... Bone Structure Experiment.” Black American Literature Forum 17 ( 1983 ): 120 –23. Byerman , Keith E. Fingering the Jagged Grain: Tradition and Form in Recent Black Fiction . Athens: U of Georgia P, 1985 . Davis , Kimberly Chabot . “‘Postmodern Blackness’: Toni Morrison’s Beloved...
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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 333–353.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Christopher Douglas Marilynne Robinson's Gilead is a kind of companion volume to Toni Morrison's Beloved, recollecting through tropes of memory the history of American slavery: as with Morrison's novel, these histories are to be productive of contemporary identities. Gilead in particular helps...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 271–293.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Kevin A. Morrison This article examines representations of gestural and rhetorical modes of male suffering in Emily Brontë's Wuthering Heights and George Eliot's The Mill on the Floss . It argues that these novels, focusing on the transition from a traditional yeoman economy to a system of...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 138–140.
Published: 01 May 1999
... of the book elaborates this thesis through readings of works by black women writers from the 70s and 80s-Toni Morrison, Alice Walker, Gloria Naylor, Toni Cade Bambara, and Bessie Head; in the second half, Taylor uses the insights of these texts to revisit modernist works by William Faulkner...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 150–152.
Published: 01 May 1999
... that explores visual culture in African American studies. In Alma Jean Billingslea-Brown's ambitious interdisciplinary study, she locates Folklore as the point of convergence between two African American authors-Toni Morrison and Paule Marshall-and two visual artists-Bettye Saar and Faith...
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Novel (2015) 48 (1): 159–161.
Published: 01 May 2015
... astuteness, paying attention to what each one is specifically trying to accomplish. The result is a work of great range and insight—an illuminating journey through the first wave of literary responses to an event that initially seemed to defy language altogether. Work Cited Morrison Toni . “ The...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 357–360.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Samuel Cohen JOHN A. McCLURE, Partial Faiths: Postsecular Fiction in the Age of Pynchon and Morrison (Athens: U of Georgia P, 2007), pp. 209, cloth, $59.95, paper, $22.95. © 2010 by Novel, Inc. 2010 The Cloud of Unknowing john a. mcclure, Partial Faiths...
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Novel (2000) 33 (3): 412–414.
Published: 01 November 2000
... diverse range of cultural texts from the mop canonical, such as Toni Morrison's Beloved or Leslie Marmon Silko's Almanac of the Dead, to the less legitimated, such as the industrial/thrash music of Consolidated's record Business of Punishment. She is as eloquent in her analyses of James Baldwin's...
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Novel (2011) 44 (1): 144–148.
Published: 01 May 2011
... costume romances about white creole settlers, and from George Schuyler’s fantasy of a depigmentation process in Black No More to Toni Morrison’s “Recitatif” in which identifying characters as black or white is a fraught endeavor, Jarrett’s chapters explore how racial affiliation is a function of...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 162–165.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Morrison's Paradise (1997), Thorsson argues that these “novels of the cultural nationalist revision” (4, 12) theorize a cultural nationalism that depends upon “shared longing and radical imagining” (12) as performed through practices of organizing, cooking, dancing, mapping, and inscribing. “Women's work...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 162–165.
Published: 01 May 2007
... exact extent of his contribution is left imprecise by the prefatory statements. The only pre- viously published material, Henkle's essay on Gissing and Morrison, is largely unmodi- fied as chapter 3. While HenMe appears to have worked out the interpretive framework and direction of the study...
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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 476–479.
Published: 01 November 2011
... the best sense. In the five interpretive chapters, Lee reads individual works by writers as diverse in their thematic preoccupations and stylistic propensities as Toni Morrison, Karen Tei Yamashita, Richard Powers, Lydia Davis, Lynne Tillman, and David Markson. According to Lee, in...
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Novel (2002) 35 (2-3): 316–318.
Published: 01 November 2002
... "fictions of history" written by these women feature either a "magical black daughter" or some form of a "revisionary daughter" who fashions a retum to the "mother of history." Beginning with a chapter on Toni Morrison's Beloved and ending with Maryse Conde's From I, Tituba, the book is divided...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): iv.
Published: 01 May 2002
... author of Public and Private: Gender, Class, and fhe Brifish Novel (1764-1878) and Producing American Races: Henry James, William Faulkner, Toni Morrison. CAROLYN BETENSKY is Assistant Professor of English and Honors at The George Washington University. She is completing a book entitled...
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Novel (2016) 49 (3): 528–530.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Chicago P , 1984 . Morrison Toni . Playing in the Dark: Whiteness and the Literary Imagination . Cambridge : Harvard UP , 1992 . Lordi Emily , Black Resonance: Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature ( New Brunswick : Rutgers UP , 2013 ), pp. 304, cloth, $85.00...
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Novel (2002) 35 (2-3): 151–168.
Published: 01 November 2002
... York: Oxford UP, 1988 . Gilroy , Paul . “Living Memory: A Meeting with Toni Morrison.” Small Acts: Thoughts on the Politics of Black Cultures . London: Serpent’s Tail, 1993. 175–82. Harper , Phillip Brian . Framing the Margins: The Social Logic of Postmodern Culture . New York...