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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 5–31.
Published: 01 May 1999
...: The Carnivalesque in Eighteenth-Century English Culture and Fiction . Stanford: Stanford UP, 1986 . Conant , Martha Pike . The Oriental Tale in England in the Eighteenth Century . New York: Columbia UP, 1908 . Davis , Lennard J. Factual Fictions . New York: Columbia UP, 1983 . Diderot...
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Novel (2005) 38 (2-3): 254–271.
Published: 01 November 2005
... , Edmund . A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and the Beautiful . Ed. Adam Phillips. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1990 . Burney , Fanny . Evelina . Ed. Edward A. Bloom Oxford: Oxford UP, 1982 . Chambers , William . A Dissertation on Oriental Gardening...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 424–437.
Published: 01 November 2013
... and participants' desire to experience time as pleasurably oriented to future gratification. Ulysses 's bad jokes are symptoms of the striated and retrogressive experience of a colonized community, which is politically oriented to the past. Humor in Ulysses takes place in a nonsynchronous time (to adopt Ernst...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 219–235.
Published: 01 August 2016
... of Japanese domestic politics. More suggestively, Chesterton problematically demarcates too fast a distinction between an Orientalist writing that makes serious, and therefore falsifiable, claims about its subject, and one whose engagement with the Orient is so fanciful as to disclaim any such accountability...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 236–254.
Published: 01 August 2017
... and readers. Even as Phineas Finn speaks the idiom of John Stuart Mill's liberal orientation toward feelings and beliefs, the novel's distribution of narrative focalization provides an alternative pedagogy in Jeremy Bentham's utilitarian orientation toward action. Reading the novel's form against its content...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 251–270.
Published: 01 August 2010
... the predicament of the well-married wife has implications for the much-debated question of the novel's relationship to homosexuality and to the “closet.” The argument reverses the more common view of postcolonial and queer theorists concerning orientalism and perversion in Stoker's novel by suggesting that what...
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Novel (2012) 45 (1): 56–70.
Published: 01 May 2012
... popularity of this book, like that of Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin, has produced critical accounts that tend to shy away from formal, textual analyses in the interests of developing more culturally oriented readings. My essay attends both to the cultural contexts that inform the novel and to its...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 347–368.
Published: 01 November 2019
..., this article further argues that the context of Third Worldism is largely eliminated in the reception of global South literature in the world literary setting. It contends that recognizing the formation of Third World cosmopolitan novelists in the milieu of an international socialist literary culture oriented...
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Novel (2021) 54 (1): 104–119.
Published: 01 May 2021
... despair in the face of devastation. Unlike Beckett's laughter that merely endures entropic decline, Atwood's survival laughter opens the possibility for dynamic, creative action oriented to the hope of transformation and flourishing, even amid seemingly total loss. Through tragicomic survival laughter...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 176–196.
Published: 01 August 2017
... between groups but also with a structuring historical perspective oriented to the subsequent rise of a public transport system that is fundamentally designed to ignore the individual psychology and individual purposes of its passengers and instead to array interchangeably the mobility of their bodies...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 197–216.
Published: 01 August 2017
.... Although student-centered pedagogy has now pervaded educational discourse for more than one hundred years, it was not entirely intuitive or necessary that the modern school system at its inception should orient the classroom experience around the interests and inclinations of students. If educators...
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Novel (2014) 47 (2): 284–300.
Published: 01 August 2014
... is one of reading Rancière with an analytic eye that finds insights into the conceptual armature of his theoretical interventions. Such a political methodology, however, is counterintuitive not only to the orientation of Rancière's political theory but also to his style of theoretical writing, which...
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Novel (2014) 47 (1): 167–185.
Published: 01 May 2014
... as it is the novelistic subject. Turned in such a light, the genre of the novel can be seen as one that marshals aesthetic resources toward generating horizontal collectivities (democratic structures, for instance) that are distinct from, and in tension with, vertically oriented genealogical kinship structures. I argue...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 410–416.
Published: 01 November 2009
... in which “process” or movement in time is not goal oriented, where the goal is immanent to the process and where the notion of closure is irrelevant rather than subverted or unattainable. I propose to call such plots “narratives of survival” because they tend to foreground the continuous, in principle...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 245–252.
Published: 01 August 2009
... expanding group of business-oriented university students. © 2009 by Novel, Inc. 2009 Works Cited Barbauld , Anna Laetitia . “On the Origin and Progress of Novel-Writing.” 1810. The British Novelists . Vol. 1 . London: Rivington, 1820 . 1 -59. Brown , Homer Obed . Institutions...
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Novel (2020) 53 (2): 285–289.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Miranda Burgess Eugenia Zuroski , A Taste for China: English Subjectivity and the Prehistory of Orientalism ( New York : Oxford UP , 2018 ), pp. 282 , paper, $74.00 . Copyright © 2020 by Novel, Inc. 2020 According to the fourteenth-century Moroccan traveler Ibn Battuta...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 288–290.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Krupa Shandilya Mufti Aamir , Forget English! Orientalisms and World Literatures ( Cambridge : Harvard UP , 2016 ), pp. 304, cloth, $35.00 . Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 In recent years, the field of comparative literature has seen the emergence of a new...
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Novel (2000) 34 (1): 128–130.
Published: 01 May 2000
... in a plural rather than unitary way. This section, like virtualizations, traffics in the realm of ambiva- lent responses to cultural difference rather than simply in the register of English cultural chauvinism. Levantinizations probes the utopian and negative edges to European writing on oriental...
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Novel (2012) 45 (1): 3–5.
Published: 01 May 2012
... in Twentieth-Century French Thought . Berkeley : U of California P , 1993 . Latour Bruno . “Why Has Critique Run out of Steam? From Matters of Fact to Matters of Concern.” Critical Inquiry 30 . 2 ( 2004 ): 225 – 48 . Said Edward . Orientalism . New York : Vintage , 1973...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 158–161.
Published: 01 May 2013
... up a critical debate in literary criticism that had been important in the 1970s and 1980s: namely, the debate between historical approaches and text-oriented readings. This “critique of criticism” consists of three essays on influential works by Erich Auerbach, Edward Said, Frank Kermode...