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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
... 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 emancipatory struggles against...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 350–353.
Published: 01 August 2010
... 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 Waldo Emerson, Amos Bronson Alcott, and Harriet Beecher...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 83–92.
Published: 01 May 2010
... 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/Mail_Downloads...
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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
... 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 outlines of...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 150–152.
Published: 01 May 1999
..., 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 essay "The Negro Artist and the Raciat Mountain," in...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 284–289.
Published: 01 August 2009
.... 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 centuries served at some...
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Novel (1 November 2010) 43 (3): 510–514.
Published: 01 November 2010
... 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 U.S. ethnic...
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Novel (1 November 2010) 43 (3): 515–518.
Published: 01 November 2010
... 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 others in...
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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 2014) 47 (3): 461–464.
Published: 01 November 2014
... 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 is a better investment in her future...
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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
... DeLillo and Neal Stephenson to Hollywood films like Syriana (2005) and the critically acclaimed television series The Wire . The recurring theme in all these aesthetic objects is that networks are hard to represent. And proliferating the sources does not ameliorate the problem. “Networks . . . are...
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Novel (1 May 2019) 52 (1): 165–169.
Published: 01 May 2019
... 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 a blasphemous and dandyish...
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Novel (1 November 2008) 41 (2-3): 382–387.
Published: 01 November 2008
... 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 Levitt in their cinematic collaboration, 111 the Street. I...
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 159–163.
Published: 01 May 2011
... real thing than in showing that the performances of these fantasies expose cross-racial desires or, more accurately, the desire to cross race. Richard Wright’s fierce denigration of Zora Neale Hurston and the self-righteous tone of his argument with Ellison over the status of “blackness” remind...
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Novel (1 November 2013) 46 (3): 464–468.
Published: 01 November 2013
... 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 testimony. But Burrows’s central contention is...