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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 151–170.
Published: 01 August 2007
... and American Writing . Houndmills: Palgrave, 2002 . Martin , Harold C. “The Colloquial Tradition in the Novel: John Neal.” The New England Quarterly 32.4 ( 1959 ): 455 –75. Merrell , James H. Into the American Woods: Negotiators on the Pennsylvania Frontier . New York: Norton...
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Novel (1 November 2001) 34 (3): 434–452.
Published: 01 November 2001
... , Ann . The Coupling Convention: Sex, Text, and Tradition in Black Women’s Fiction . New York: Oxford UP, 1993 . Duck , Leigh Anne . “‘Go there tuh know there’: Zora Neale Hurston and the Chronotope of the Folk.” American Literary History 13 ( 2001 ): 265 –94. Fuss , Diana...
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Novel (1 May 2001) 35 (1): 136–138.
Published: 01 May 2001
... imperialism cavort as uneasy doppelgiingers of each other. There is, clearly, an engaged and politicized critical sensibility at work here. In a dis- cussion of Zora Neale Hurston's interest in the revolutionary heritage of Afro-Caribbean traditions and the "rights of other nations to their own...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 350–353.
Published: 01 August 2010
... nineteenth-century literary experience that might serve as a model for an alter- native treatment of “form.” In Formalism, Experience, Davis presents a complex argument about the distinctive tex- tures of antebellum American writing, specifically the prose of John Neal, Nathaniel Haw- thorne, Ralph...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 83–92.
Published: 01 May 2010
... of the World's Important Markets’: The Globalization of Hollywood in the 1990s.” Contemporary Hollywood Cinema . Ed. Neale Steve and Smith Murray. London: Routledge, 1998 . 58 –73. “Becoming Jane.” Box Office Essentials. Ken Eisen, Shadow Distribution. < file:///Users/english/Library...
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Novel (1 November 2000) 33 (3): 415–418.
Published: 01 November 2000
... womensuch as Sarah Wright, Zora Neale Hurston, Sarah Barnwell Elliott, Ellen Douglas, Flannery O'Connor, Grace Paley, Eudora Welty, Alice Walker, Carson McCul- lers, Ellen Gilchrist, Caroline Gordon, Harper Lee, Margaret Mitchell, Lillian Smith-and by women who write about the South--such as Toni...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 5–17.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Elmer's essay spells out the opposition between the national narra- tive and a novel like John Neal's Logan, the Mingo Chief: A Family History (1822). Elmer argues that Neal's Logan-the second Logan-is a figure of the last survivor of the deterritorialization that occurred as settlers moved...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 138–140.
Published: 01 May 1999
..., Gertrude Stein, and Zora Neale Hurston. The prologue argues that theories of tragedy and comedy "always imply judgments about how social relations work or should work in the world," that such theories are always constructed in the service of an ideological position (1).Taylor sketches the...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 150–152.
Published: 01 May 1999
... understanding of the African American literary tradition, as the work of Charles Chesnutt's The Conjure Woman and Zora Neale Hurston's Mules and Men exemplify. In fact, Billingslea-Brown's articulation of the folk aesthetic is similar to the aesthetic concerns outlined in Langston Hughes's seminal...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 284–289.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Fredson, and L. Neal Smith. Columbus: Ohio State UP, 1970 . Cited in the text as OO. The Consular Service and US Literature: Nathaniel Hawthorne Abroad Amanda Claybaugh It is a remarkable fact of literary history that a number of authors in the eighteenth and nineteenth...
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Novel (1 November 2010) 43 (3): 510–514.
Published: 01 November 2010
... and 1930s and tracking its recovery and re-articulation by fiction writers including Zora Neale Hurston, Richard Wright, Jade Snow Wong, John Okada, Américo Paredes, N. Scott Momaday, and Gloria Anzaldúa from the late 1920s through the 1980s. More specifically, the book casts twentieth-century...
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Novel (1 November 2010) 43 (3): 515–518.
Published: 01 November 2010
...). Richard Wright mused on the possibility of a novel about a man who would reach the White House. And Philip Roth and Don DeLillo each took up presidential politics in a novel. But few other novelists—Henry Roth, Zora Neale Hurston, John Steinbeck, Saul Bellow, J. D. Salinger, and Norman Mailer, among...
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Novel (1 November 2014) 47 (3): 461–464.
Published: 01 November 2014
... and those who are not heteronormatively white. She uses the words of Zora Neale Hurston’s character Nanny from Their Eyes Were Watching God to make this point. Attempting to explain to her granddaughter Janie why the financial security and marital protection of a sexually unappealing older suitor...
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Novel (1 August 2004) 37 (1-2): 201–204.
Published: 01 August 2004
... Lucinda (1988) and Tom Stoppard's Arcadia, Clayton draws on an impressive familiarity with science fiction to demonstrate the serious cultural work of novels such as Gibson and Sterling's The Difference Engine and Neal Stephenson's Cryptonomicon (1999). Situating The Difference Engine, in...
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Novel (1 May 2018) 51 (1): 132–135.
Published: 01 May 2018
... by Don DeLillo and Neal Stephenson to Hollywood films like Syriana (2005) and the critically acclaimed television series The Wire . Works Cited Deleuze Gilles . “ Postscript on Control Societies .” Negotiations, 1972–1990 . Trans. Joughin Martin . New York : Columbia UP...
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Novel (1 May 2019) 52 (1): 165–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
... instead the members of the coterie that called themselves “the Niggeratti”: Wallace Thurman, Richard Bruce Nugent, Zora Neal Hurston, Langston Hughes, and Jean Toomer. Inspired by Joyce's Ulysses and through their journal Fire!! A Quarterly Devoted to Younger Negro Artists , “the Niggeratti” assumed...
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Novel (1 August 2016) 49 (2): 376–379.
Published: 01 August 2016
... black authors, including Wright, Ann Petry, Zora Neale Hurston, Gwendolyn Brooks, Dorothy West, Curtis Lucas, and Era Bell Thompson, with a range of contemporaneous cultural documents to analyze representations of black women. In doing so, she offers an ambitious and compelling examination of the...
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Novel (1 November 2008) 41 (2-3): 382–387.
Published: 01 November 2008
... novel, The Yo141zg and the Evil; the "ethnographic modernism" of Zora Neale Hurston, whose anthropological account of Haiti, Tell My Horse, both thematizes and formally incorporates elements of voodoo superstition; as well as the "documentary surrealism" instanced by James Agee and Helen...
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 159–163.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Neale Hurston and the self-righteous tone of his argument with Ellison over the status of “blackness” remind us that this problem has not gone away. Hazel Carby and Henry Louis Gates Jr. have indeed continued the fight over “black folk authenticity” versus “ahistorical black folk stereotype” in...
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Novel (1 November 2013) 46 (3): 464–468.
Published: 01 November 2013
... parsing the camera’s effects on the conception of similitude itself. Photos do feature in the works of Burrows’s chosen writers—Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry James, William Faulkner, Zora Neale Hurston, and Richard Wright—and, in some cases, plots turn decisively on the strength of photographic...