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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 23–30.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Daniel A. Novak “Photographic Fictions” argues that the discussion of fragmentation and totality, parts and wholes that photography provoked in the work of nineteenth-century writers and photographers is important for how we think of the novel form in the age of photography. Victorian writers...
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Published: 01 August 2018
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 393–399.
Published: 01 November 2009
...: as depicting what was, what happened. In this piece, however, I show how much contemporary narrative photography challenges precisely those views of photography that are most frequently found within fiction itself. Looking both at staged photography of the late 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s and at more recent...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 295–315.
Published: 01 August 2016
... experience is latent in the still image, or at least in some still photographs. This temporal quality, I argue, is productively imagined by relating still photography to what literary scholars think of as narrative. In this, I am guided by two questions: First, simply, in what respects might still...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 250–271.
Published: 01 August 2018
... reflect this state of affairs, Herrera offers a sense of how the contemporary novel departs from this perspective, by taking up a version of the problem that Cartagena's photography similarly attempts to resolve—namely, how to make visible the abstract in the concrete. Copyright © 2018 by Novel, Inc...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 479–483.
Published: 01 November 2019
... and photography, In and Out of Sight weaves a complex argument concerning what the author calls “the gendered and racialized logics of inclusion and exclusion that continue to define the limits of modernist literature” (5). The book's aim, in this sense, is to open up the visual aspects of modernism in order...
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Novel (2011) 44 (1): 156–158.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Jay Clayton NOVAK DANIEL A. , Realism, Photography, and Nineteenth-Century Fiction ( Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 2008 ), pp. 250 , cloth, $93.00 . © 2011 by Novel, Inc. 2011 Duke University Press Work Cited Smith Roberta . “The Pastime of Victorian Cutups.” New...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 464–468.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Benjamin Widiss Burrows Stuart , A Familiar Strangeness: American Fiction and the Language of Photography, 1839–1945 . ( Athens : U of Georgia P , 2010 ), pp. 304 , paper, $24.95 . © 2013 by Novel, Inc. 2013 Duke University Press Parade...
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Novel (2020) 53 (2): 290–294.
Published: 01 August 2020
... is believing,” transparency—I could not help thinking about the significance of another kind of exposure in the period she targets (1830s–1880s): photography. How might the fantasies of transparent access to “life itself” expressed in nineteenth-century responses to photography and the heightened awareness...
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Novel (2004) 37 (3): 356–357.
Published: 01 November 2004
...ANN ARDIS Women and the Technologies of Modernity MAGGIE HUMM, Modernist Women and visual Cultures: Virginia Woolf, Vanessa Bell, Photography and Cinema (New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2003), pp. 244 + xii, cloth, $62.00, paper, $24.00...
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Novel (2001) 34 (3): 434–452.
Published: 01 November 2001
... is, of course, photography. Carby's metaphor, then, repeats the figures that constitute Hurston's text, figures whose photographic provenance represent an extended engagement with the forms in which history comes to us. Not only is photogra- phy the vehicle for the central moment of self-recognition...
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Novel (2020) 53 (3): 485–489.
Published: 01 November 2020
... urban modernization changed from “a botanist on the asphalt” into an arcades dweller among commodities, eventually became an anachronism whose role of noticing fascinating, fugitive details was replaced by photography in the mid-nineteenth century. Building on the work of Susan Sontag, Roland Barthes...
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Novel (2000) 34 (1): iv.
Published: 01 May 2000
... a dissertation at Princeton University on Victorian literature and photography entitled Novel Bodies: Fiction, Photography, and the Victorian Novel. ROBERT POLHEML~Sis the Joseph S. Atha Professor in Humanities, Professor of English, and Chair of the English Department at Stanford University. He...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 343–349.
Published: 01 August 2010
... Modernism: Experimental Fiction and Photography in Thirties Amer- ica (Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 2007), pp. 325, paper, $22.50. Joseph Entin’s Sensational Modernism and Susan Edmund’s Grotesque Relations offer compel- ling revisions of American modernism. Entin returns us to the politics...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): v–vi.
Published: 01 August 2010
... literature and chair of comparative literature at UCLA. The author of Belated Travelers: Orientalism in the Age of Colonial Dissolution (1994) and A For- getful Nation: On Immigration and Cultural Identity in the United States (2005), he is currently working on a book on the history of photography...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 469–473.
Published: 01 November 2013
... situation (where actors momentarily sus- pend action), the religious epiphany of Methodism, the instant and eternity in Kierkegaard, eighteenth-century aesthetics, photography, and flash poetry. The chapter is broken into clusters that represent the tension between “embodied experience and abstract...
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Novel (2001) 34 (3): 411–433.
Published: 01 November 2001
... that needs to be grasped. The novel's competition with and difference from ordinary objects emerges forcefully in the preface to the New York edition. Here, James compares photography to the novel, and it becomes clear that for him a photograph has a direct relation to the world which the novel does...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 322–338.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Figure 2. Mkpuk Eba. Courtesy of Fifty One Fine Art Photography. © J. D. 'Okhai Ojeikere. Figure 2. Mkpuk Eba. Courtesy of Fifty One Fine Art Photography. © J. D. 'Okhai Ojeikere. ...
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Novel (2017) 50 (1): 146–149.
Published: 01 May 2017
... what she nicely calls “present tenseness” (85). Dreiser's odd technique of eliminating verbs whenever possible is a strategy to avoid placing action in the past, as if the events described were happening “now.” What Dreiser wants, Weinstein contends, is for writing to function like photography...
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Novel (2011) 44 (1): 47–66.
Published: 01 May 2011
... that this “open” ending allows readers to question discursive productions and the disciplinary structures underlying them. © 2011 by Novel, Inc. 2011 Duke University Press Works Cited Armstrong Nancy . Fiction in the Age of Photography: The Legacy of British Realism . Cambridge, MA : Harvard...