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Novel (1 November 2008) 41 (2-3): 200–228.
Published: 01 November 2008
... . Cabral , Amílcar . Unity and Struggle: Speeches and Writings . Trans. Michael Wolfers. New York: Monthly Review P, 1979 . Cavacas , Fernanda . Brincação Vocabular . Lisboa: Mar Além, 1999 . Chabal , Patrick . “Mia Couto or the Art of Storytelling.” Portuguese Literary and...
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Novel (1 May 2014) 47 (1): v–vi.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Portuguese and director of the Critical Theory Institute at the University of California, Irvine. He is the author of Literature and Subjection (2008) and Cultures of Revolution (forthcoming). elizabeth s. anker is associate professor of English at Cornell University. The author of Fictions of...
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Novel (1 August 2014) 47 (2): 330–333.
Published: 01 August 2014
.... The giant Adamastor, whom Camo˜es imagines guarding the Cape of Good Hope, conventionallyembodies the early mod- ern stereotype of the monstrous sexuality of the African male. Graham suggests, however, that when read against later scenes of Camo˜es’s epic, in which Portuguese explorers hap- pily...
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 135–139.
Published: 01 May 2011
... female natives such that he becomes their leader, renamed Caramuru, and marries an Indian noblewoman, Para- guaçu. Forced to stay in Brazil because of his wife, he remains loyally Portuguese, while she, aware of his desire to return, begs him to take her to Europe, but to France instead of...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 471–475.
Published: 01 November 2011
...” empires of the Portuguese, Spanish, Dutch, French, Russian, and Swedish as they sought to become new players in the inter-imperial order of things, to be joined in the later nineteenth century by aspiring German, Japanese, Brazilian, and Comanche empires. When we begin to think less strictly in...
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Novel (1 November 2007) 40 (3): 216–239.
Published: 01 November 2007
... Zulaika Goicoechea. Barcelona: Anagrama, 2005 . Ishiguro , Kazuo . Nunca me deixes . [Portuguese trans, of Never Let Me Go] Trans. Helena Vasconcelos. Lisboa: Gradiva, 2005 . Ishiguro , Kazuo . Ole luonani aina [Finnish trans, of Never Let Me Go] Trans. Helene Bützow. Helsinki...
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Novel (1 November 2008) 41 (2-3): 264–278.
Published: 01 November 2008
... they play out in Southern, particularly Portuguese-speaking Africa-which is, of course, the privileged content of Pepetela's novels. Moreover, both texts are passionate responses, from the Left but from radically different geographical and social situations, to a single historical...
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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 178–183.
Published: 01 August 2007
... national jurisdiction," as well as a "synecdoche for the slave colonies withn the domestic space of expanding nations" (3). "Creole" also crossed boundaries between empires and languages (Spanish, French, English, Portuguese): "Indeed, the word very likely crossed from language to language along...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 100–106.
Published: 01 May 2010
... novel | spring 2010 pointed artistic effect as symptoms of a set of predicaments and dead ends pecu- liar to modern history. Preceded in Portuguese by the definite article a—which works like a posses- sive pronoun here—“our” Cachoeira becomes a familiar locality, just round the corner, even...
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Novel (1 November 2008) 41 (2-3): 189–199.
Published: 01 November 2008
... conference set out to be and was successfully comparatist, and the four major literary languages of the continent, Arabic, English, French and Portuguese, were well represented For our purposes, comparativism meant being multinational as well as multilingual; participants conversed about and across...
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 107–114.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., Logan offers us a tightly argued volume that focuses on the single problem of fetishism in satisfying depth. He gives a careful intel- lectual history of the term, tracing its first use by Portuguese traders to West Africa, but also locating the idea of the fetish in a long tradition of Western...
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Novel (1 August 2018) 51 (2): 250–271.
Published: 01 August 2018
... University of Pennsylvania's Department of Hispanic and Portuguese Studies, and at the symposium The Novel and the Concrete, hosted by Novel at Brown University. I am grateful to those who organized and participated in these events...
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Novel (1 November 2000) 33 (3): 328–352.
Published: 01 November 2000
... derived from an Old Portuguese word with similar meanings. See Arrom and Berman (2000). In Imagined Communities, Benedict Anderson argues that the novel played a key role in the emergence of the modern concept of nationhood and that Creoles-settlers in the Americas-pioneered...
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Novel (1 August 2000) 33 (2): 157–174.
Published: 01 August 2000
... fashonably Frenchfied. That he co-conspires with Bagenhall, the brother of an international merchant with connections to the customs hall, and Merceda, "a Portuguese Jew," suggests the very diverse community prepared to consume the textual Harriet (1: 171). While under Hargrave's control...
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Novel (1 May 2009) 42 (1): 109–130.
Published: 01 May 2009
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Novel (1 August 2011) 44 (2): 165–185.
Published: 01 August 2011
... modes of discourse that he treats very seriously elsewhere in his writing, that are dear to his own dissenting tradition, and use them in his fiction to paint in shades of irony that we now have trouble seeing. If Crusoe can “speak in Colours,” as the Portuguese pilot observes in Farther...
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Novel (1 November 2006) 39 (3): 307–336.
Published: 01 November 2006