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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 431–436.
Published: 01 November 2009
... event in the evolutionary history of this theme was the Indian Mutiny of 1857, and one text that translated this lesson of the Mutiny most powerfully for popular thinking was Mary Elizabeth Braddon's famous sensation novel Lady Audley's Secret (1861-62). The Doctrine of Survivals, the Great Mutiny...
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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 382–401.
Published: 01 November 2011
... with his or her social world. The essay examines a number of novels, including Herman Wouk's The Caine Mutiny (1951), James Michener's Hawaii (1959), Laura Z. Hobson's Gentleman's Agreement (1947), and Robert Ruark's Poor No More (1959). It focuses primarily on Patricia Highsmith's The Price of Salt (1952...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 367–370.
Published: 01 November 2008
...PATRICK BRANTLINGER GAUTAM CHAKRAVARTY, The Indian Mutiny and the British Imagination (Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2005), pp. 242, $80.00. CHRISTOPHER HERBERT, War of No Pity: The Indian Mutiny and Victorian Trauma (Princeton: Princeton UP, 2008), pp. 334, $35.00. Copyright © Novel...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 May 1999
... of the white woman by the bestial native. No single example of this shift is better known than the British and Anglo-Indian novels about the Indian Mutiny of 1857 and the reputed rapes of white women by native Sepoys. The geographic shift from domestic rape sited in England to an exotic rape...
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Novel (2001) 35 (1): v.
Published: 01 May 2001
... of Victorian Relativity. He is working at the moment on the literature of the Indian Mutiny of 1857. IENNIFER RUTH is Assistant Professor of English at Portland State University and is working on a book on the Victorian professional. JOHN KUCICH is the author of Excess and Restraint in the Nmels...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 May 2019
... that Frederick's case closely parallels a savage 1797 mutiny on the Hermione , one that met overwhelming public condemnation that would have lingered in the minds of the novel's first readers. Fittingly, then, Frederick's plot thread peters out in scattered references to his growing bitterness, rather than...
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Novel (2011) 44 (2): 186–207.
Published: 01 August 2011
... of the so- called Mutiny of Indian sepoys in the colonial army and the resulting quashing of resistance through a widespread campaign of violence against Delhi’s Muslims by the British Army, culminating in the burning of religious sites in Delhi. The second is 1911, when the capital of British India...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 371–373.
Published: 01 November 2008
... of coming unglued (e.g. the Indian Mutiny, the Jamaica rebellion), and, most troubling of all, largely ignored at home. This last point is particularly distressing to the enterprise of postcolonial criticism, a movement with which ROBERT D. AGUIRRE I THE ZOOLOGICAL IMAGINATION...
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Novel (2012) 45 (3): 327–342.
Published: 01 November 2012
... personifies the sovereign violence of the law even as he articulates Starbuck’s desire to overthrow a malign ruler. 338 NOVEL | FALL 2012 Instead of remaining the oppressive captain whose exploitation of the men’s labor would justify Starbuck’s mutiny, Ahab, in representing himself...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 226–249.
Published: 01 August 2018
... of England's merciless counterinsurgency campaign in India, 1857–58, are collected into folders marked “Miscellaneous Indian Mutiny Papers” and “India Office Records and Private Papers.” Copied on thin paper, the documents read as a perverse and staccato kind of poetry. They shape tidings of insurrection...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 171–174.
Published: 01 May 2016
... leaves his island, but its quiet contours remain impressed on his mind. In Captain Singleton , by way of contrast, Defoe's hero carries a model of sociability rather than of solitude back to England. Singleton, an orphan, travels from ship to ship before becoming involved in mutinies and helping to lead...
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Novel (2006) 39 (3): 428–431.
Published: 01 November 2006
... and redirecting the language of West African expedi- tions, especially reports of the disastrous Niger Expedition of 1841; and The Moonstone is NOVEL I SUMMER 2006 read against the 1857 Indian Uprising or "Mutiny." Only the final chapter on Meredith's seldom-read Lord Ormont departs from...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 158–161.
Published: 01 May 2007
... scholarship that it has produced. Beht,een Wotnen brought me face to face with my own attachment-you might say "wounded attachment"-to exile, to marginality, and to the secret mutinies that are said to gather in the poorly lit corners of the social. Reading the book challenges queer critics to forge...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 129–133.
Published: 01 May 1999
... on A Passage to India mapping Forster's refusal of imperial tourism of Mutiny sites as initiating the quest for intimacy putatively forbidden by that rebellion. In the last half of the book, Baucom completes the circle by examining the Empire writing Englishness back in texts by C.L.R. James, V.S...
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Novel (2012) 45 (3): 455–460.
Published: 01 November 2012
... necessary for a crew to manage dangerous situations without panic and to avoid mutiny. One of the more fascinating aspects of this craft feature is that it requires a kind of strategic optimism and a form of deceit, the performance of which makes the craft of captain and pirate perilously similar...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 65–81.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., an issue that received a considerable boost in the wake of the Indian ‘Mutiny’” ( 55 ). Reading Bleak House in these terms, we would have to understand the “dangerous feet” in question as treading at the peripheries of the imperium. 8 E. P. Thompson famously calls this a “capitalist time-sense...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 295–315.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Realism in Contemporary Art .” Diss. U of Pittsburgh , 2014 . Rancière Jacques . The Emancipated Spectator . Trans. Elliot Gregory . London : Verso , 2009 . Riding Alan . “ National Mutiny in Nicaragua .” New York Times Magazine 30 July 1978 : 12 – 13 , 15, 34, 39, 42...
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Novel (2020) 53 (2): 254–273.
Published: 01 August 2020
... gone to and fro in the dim passages of her mind, and now hailed each other with a cry of mutiny” ( Wharton Reef 290 ). For Kassanoff, this represents a high-water mark for Wharton's politics, though it is not her last foray into the anarchic possibilities of sex and love. After a relapse in Summer...
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Novel (2003) 36 (3): 307–329.
Published: 01 November 2003
... stretching back to the mid- nineteenth century. Though the maintenance of racial boundaries was a peren- nial obsession with imperial society, white colonials only began to flee Indian cities for suburban residential enclaves after the so-called Indian Mutiny of 1857.5 Thus, as much as they promised...
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Novel (2021) 54 (3): 321–334.
Published: 01 November 2021
... of such explanations, as Donahue points out, for Melville's inclusion of chapter 54, a virtually independent account of a mutiny on the whaler Town-Ho , which he recalls in a café in Lima some years after surviving the sinking of the Pequod . To the question this raises for critics of why—why a mise en abyme...