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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 437–442.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Gene Andrew Jarrett I examine the political value of The Wind Done Gone (2001), Alice Randall's parody of Margaret Mitchell's Gone with the Wind (1936), according to the 2001 court case SunTrust Bank v. Houghton Mifflin Company . Houghton Mifflin's defense of Randall's novel from the Stephens...
Novel (2012) 45 (2): 301–326.
Published: 01 August 2012
..., political parody, and secular Sufism. Such literature that confronts representations of devlet with those of din constitutes the “secular blasphemies” that define the politics of the Turkish novel. © 2012 by Novel, Inc. 2012 Duke University Press Works Cited Adıvar Halide Edib . The Clown...
Novel (2013) 46 (2): 275–295.
Published: 01 August 2013
..., a parody of a field its author abandoned, having majored in anthropology, studied with Melville Herskovits, and begun a PhD in anthropology before becoming a full-time writer. Henderson's buffoonery highlights the ordinariness of Africans he meets, precisely the effect that anthropologists sought to...
Novel (2001) 35 (1): 142–145.
Published: 01 May 2001
...R. BRANDON KERSHNER CHRISTY L. BURNS, Gestural Politics: Stereotype and Parody in Joyce (Albany: State University of New York Press, 2000), pp. 224 + vii, cloth, $60.50, paper, $20.95. DEREK ATTRIDGE, Joyce Effects: On Language, Theory, and History (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press...
Novel (2000) 34 (1): 128–130.
Published: 01 May 2000
... illuminates colonial tropes, mimicry, parody, and other dynamics between metropolitan denotation and colonial connotation. Committed to a plural view of agency and agents, Aravamudan's study encompasses writers' sometimes unconscious responses to larger cultural, political, and economic fac...
Novel (2006) 39 (2): iv.
Published: 01 August 2006
... lecturer in colonial/postcolonia1 literature in the School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. His recent publications include "Jokes Apart: Orientalism, (Post)colonial Parody, and the Moment of Laughter," Ir~ferz~eirtior~s8.2 (2006). BARRY...
Novel (2014) 47 (3): 493–496.
Published: 01 November 2014
...’’ (109). In an ingenious reading of the parody that follows Bloom’s speech Love loves to love love . . Mullen marshals several pieces of textual evidence to make the case that Joyce here is pointing back to Henry Wotten’s admonition in Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray: ‘‘You will always be loved...
Novel (2012) 45 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 May 2012
... and parodies existing conventions, so too do novelists writing about finance deploy well-known plot details as a kind of shorthand, allowing for fictional experimentation in the form of self-reflexiveness and parody (though one of the best examples here is not a novel but Oscar Wilde’s 1895 play...
Novel (2005) 38 (2-3): 129–146.
Published: 01 November 2005
... hermeneutical enterprises. And yet, the novel's code was not as opaque as all that. One of the earliest and most successful parodies of pastoral fiction is Sorel's Berger extravagant, a con- temporary satire which lampoons not only L'Astrie but also the critics who feared that-duped readers would...
Novel (2017) 50 (2): 217–235.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Deronda ( 45 ). Hans has a singular status in the text. He is a painter, a profession that gives him greater freedom of expression and places him, like Julius Klesmer, at the margins of a social hierarchy based primarily on birth and wealth. Hans is miserably star-crossed, his misfortunes a parody of...
Novel (2019) 52 (2): 305–307.
Published: 01 August 2019
... tug-of-war. Then comes a chapter on provincialism in high Victorian novelists: Elizabeth Gaskell, Anthony Trollope, George Eliot, and Thomas Hardy, punctuated by discussions of getting lost in novels, or partly lost, generic parody, inverted hierarchies of center and periphery, and contemplating...
Novel (2003) 36 (2): 267–269.
Published: 01 August 2003
..." (178118). While I elsewhere have also registered concerns about the ultimate utility of Hutcheon's belief in the parodic quality of historiographic metafiction to create a postmodem politics that might critically engage late capitalism (after all, parody itself has been effectively co-opted as a...
Novel (2006) 39 (3): 436–438.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Freud to derive its theoretical yield and interpretive payoff; however, on the other, it intimates that gothic fiction has theorized sexuality so thoroughly that it has already parodied what has yet to be thought. SCOIT J. JUENGEL, Michigan State...
Novel (2007) 40 (1-2): 190–192.
Published: 01 August 2007
... establishes as a parody of the sentimental novel of slavery, Melville is the first to leave behnd the "nature of racial difference" in order to attend to the "nature of racial prejudice" (198). For all their strengths, however, these last two sections also occasion, in this reader at least, a fair...
Novel (2015) 48 (1): 123–125.
Published: 01 May 2015
..., while the phrase has had an air of self-conscious parody almost from the get-go, a byword for inflated grandeur, it has also preserved its unironic sense as a name for an inspiring ambition. This aspiration had helped structure both literary reception and literary inception. Books have continued to be...
Novel (2015) 48 (3): 474–476.
Published: 01 November 2015
... presage the move out of the gloom of modernism and into the play of postmodernism. This is where Frost leaves us, with a not entirely necessary coda on David Foster Wallace's Infinite Jest and the ways in which pleasure has been extended, parodied, or recalibrated in the postmodern age. I would have...
Novel (2010) 43 (2): 340–342.
Published: 01 August 2010
... uses of imitation and parody, the determination of what is describable or worthy of description, the novel’s status as a cause or an effect of national culture, the processes and political contexts of knowing and recognizing”—makes fiction a vehicle for emboldening readers to question local con...
Novel (2019) 52 (1): 131–135.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Panza, in which “the contrapuntal image of Sancho . . . emits a lived earthly reality that punctuates Don Quixote's imperial fantasy” (91). The dark comedy of Spain's vulgar pursuit of its imperial dreams can be seen, for example, in how the “Enchanted Boat” chapter parodies Columbus's accidental...
Novel (2000) 33 (2): 212–234.
Published: 01 August 2000
... Literature 26.4 : 443 –459. Nussbaum , Martha . “The Professor of Parody.” The New Republic , 22 February 1999 , 37+ . O’Farrell , Mary Ann . Telling Complexions: The Nineteenth-Century English Novel and the Blush . Durham: Duke UP, 1997 . Owens , Craig . “The Discourse of...
Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 244–263.
Published: 01 November 2008
... Maqamat.” Arabic and Middle Eastern Literatures 1 ( 1998 ): 31 –46. Omri , Mohamed-Salah . “Adab in the Seventeenth Century: Narrative and Parody in al-Shirbini’s Hazz al-Quhuf.” Edebiyât 11 ( 2000 ): 169 –93. Ouyang , Wen-chin . “The Dialectic of Past and Present in Rihlat Ibn...