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Novel (1 May 2019) 52 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 May 2019
... relocations of melodramatic elements do? They cannot be aligned with a single motive or effect, but because Gaskell so explicitly invokes the genre of political melodrama, relocating its conventions to the domestic plot helps politicize the private sphere. Jameson may be wishful in claiming that melodrama...
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Novel (1 August 2014) 47 (2): 242–260.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Raji Vallury My article studies the implications of Jacques Rancière's concepts of literary misunderstanding and political dissensus for our understanding of the politics of postcolonial fiction. The disjunctive junction that Rancière establishes between the politics of aesthetics and the...
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Novel (1 August 2014) 47 (2): 284–300.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Davide Panagia Jacques Rancière's political writings have enjoyed increased reception and engagement in the Anglo-American world. Yet few readers have paused to ask themselves what reading practices his works presume and evoke and if there is a politics to his stylistics. The conventional approach...
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Novel (1 November 2006) 39 (3): 361–383.
Published: 01 November 2006
.... London: Scolar, 1973 . Davidson , Jenny . Hypocrisy and the Politics of Politeness: Manners and Morals from Locke to Austen . Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2004 . Day , Thomas . The History of Sandford and Merton . 3 Vols . 1783–1789. Ed. Isaac Kramnick. New York: Garland, 1977...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 187–189.
Published: 01 August 2007
...MICHELLE BURNHAM TERESA A. TOULOUSE, The Captive’s Position: Female Narrative, Male Identity, and Royal Authority in Colonial New England (Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2007), pp. 240, cloth, $49.95. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2006 2006 The Politics of Captivity...
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Novel (1 November 2008) 41 (2-3): 264–278.
Published: 01 November 2008
...NICHOLAS BROWN Copyright © Novel Corp. 2008 2008 Works Cited Brown , Nicholas , “bossapósbossa, Or, Postmodernism as Semiperipheral Symptom.” The New Centennial Review 3.2 ( 2003 ): 117 –59. Brown , Nicholas . Utopian Generations: The Political Horizon of Twentieth...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 354–356.
Published: 01 August 2010
... . The Politics of Visuality kendall johnson, Henry James and the Visual (New York: Cambridge UP, 2007), pp. 262, cloth, $100.00. Almost half a decade has gone by since Laurence B. Holland published his landmark study of Henry James, The Expense of Vision, yet critics remain preoccupied with...
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Novel (1 November 2010) 43 (3): 519–522.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Shirley Samuels LAUREN BERLANT, The Female Complaint: The Unfinished Business of Sentimentality in American Culture (Durham: Duke UP, 2008), pp. 368, cloth, $84.95, paper, $23.95. © 2010 by Novel, Inc. 2010 Political Complaint lauren berlant, The Female...
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Novel (1 August 2011) 44 (2): 208–228.
Published: 01 August 2011
... process of politicization is visible in the sections of The Satanic Verses that portray contemporary Britain. London’s Burning If Mahound’s repoliticization is impelled by Hind’s reminder of the irreconcilable war between Allah and Al-Lat, the racial politics of...
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Novel (1 May 2012) 45 (1): 124–128.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Daylanne K. English GOYAL YOGITA , Romance, Diaspora, and Black Atlantic Literature ( Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 2010 ), pp. 288 , cloth, $85.00 . © 2012 by Novel, Inc. 2012 Duke University Press Diaspora and the Politics of Genre yogita goyal, Romance...
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Novel (1 May 2013) 46 (1): 26–49.
Published: 01 May 2013
... purpose is less to politicize the household by turning it into a little commonwealth than to render explicitly contractual the ties that hold her in subjection to her master and husband-to-be.6 Only in this restricted sense can we picture her as willing to become political, an objective she will...
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Novel (1 November 2012) 45 (3): 515–518.
Published: 01 November 2012
...: Politics, Form, and Method ADAM BRADLEY, Ralph Ellison in Progress: From Invisible Man to Three Days before the Shoot- ing . . . (New Haven: Yale UP, 2010), pp. 256, cloth, $27.50, paper, $20.00. “The end is in the beginning and lies far ahead”—an often-quoted line from the prologue of Ralph...
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Novel (1 May 2013) 46 (1): 147–152.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Carrol Clarkson © 2013 by Novel, Inc. 2013 Duke University Press J. M. Coetzee: Ethics, Politics, and Writing MIKE MARAIS, Secretary of the Invisible: The Idea of Hospitality in the Fiction of J. M. Coetzee (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2009), pp. 249, cloth, $72.00. PATRICK...
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Novel (1 May 2019) 52 (1): 64–83.
Published: 01 May 2019
... and erudite paratext, to acknowledge readers without delimiting their scale. Drawing on reading history and political literary theory, in particular the work of Jacques Rancière, the essay argues that this shift democratizes address. Democratic address capitalizes on the indiscriminate relationship...
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Novel (1 November 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...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 31–37.
Published: 01 May 2010
... religious-political currents, I argue that the novel's marriage plot emerged as both a cultural agent of the Erastian state and an expression of a highly labile, conservative, patriot opposition. It did so, therefore, as an English marriage plot which placed Anglican ritual and relations between vicars and...
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Novel (1 May 2014) 47 (1): 132–148.
Published: 01 May 2014
... kernel of the engagement of literature with the political lies in the exhaustion of the nation as a site of the constitution of a popular will. In the case of Arguedas, whose work is deeply marked by the long colonial experience of the Andean people, repeated frustrations with modern notions of...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 May 1999
... . Carson , Gerald . The Polite Americans . New York: Morrow, 1966 . Davis , Lennard J. Factual Fictions: The Origins of the English Novel . New York: Columbia UP, 1983 . Defoe , Daniel . “ Defoe’s Editor’s Preface .” Robinson Crusoe . Ed. Angus Ross. Harmondsworth: Penguin...
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Novel (1 November 2000) 33 (3): 328–352.
Published: 01 November 2000
... , Karen . Touching Liberty: Abolition, Feminism, and the Politics of the Body . Berkeley: U of California P, 1993 . Sand , George . Review of Uncle Tom’s Cabin. 1853. Rpt. in Critical Essays on Harriet Beecher Stowe. Ed. Elizabeth Ammons. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1980 . 3 –6. “Slavery.” Rev. of...
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Novel (1 November 2002) 35 (2-3): 151–168.
Published: 01 November 2002
... York: Oxford UP, 1988 . Gilroy , Paul . “Living Memory: A Meeting with Toni Morrison.” Small Acts: Thoughts on the Politics of Black Cultures . London: Serpent’s Tail, 1993. 175–82. Harper , Phillip Brian . Framing the Margins: The Social Logic of Postmodern Culture . New York...