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Novel (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...
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Novel (2017) 50 (3): 329–337.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Jonathan Arac Examining changes in the study of the novel since Novel began publication in 1967, this essay focuses on the current importance of world literature as a topic for debate and exploration and suggests that complex relationships with the study of postcolonial literature have helped...
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Novel (2015) 48 (3): 485–489.
Published: 01 November 2015
... handled by Gui's monograph. Another fundamental intervention lies in the discussion of Malyasian fiction in English, which persuasively asserts its relevance to postcolonial studies and diasporic literary studies. For scholars of Adorno, moreover, this book will serve as a powerful demonstration...
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Novel (2012) 45 (3): 512–514.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Ulka Anjaria SORENSEN ELI PARK , Postcolonial Studies and the Literary: Theory, Interpretation, and the Novel ( New York : Palgrave , 2010 ), pp. 224 , cloth, $84.00 . © 2012 by Novel, Inc. 2012 Duke University Press Realism Rethought ELI PARK...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 156–160.
Published: 01 May 2019
... and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and should become standard reading for all those interested in the region, its politics, and its culture. As suggested, Rhetorics of Belonging is as much a study of the literature of Israel/Palestine as an intervention in the current state of postcolonial studies...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 347–368.
Published: 01 November 2019
... to the Third World necessitates the construction of a global history of the novel that will redress the myopia in novel studies, postcolonialism, and contemporary theories of world literature. To return to folkloric culture after it had gone through “the processing” is destined to be an ambiguous move...
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 343–357.
Published: 01 August 2016
... of postcolonial studies. The culmination of efforts by various of the individual authors of the collective over the years to reorient postcolonial studies from linguistic materialism toward a historical materialism, Combined and Uneven Development is a bid to synthesize two critical fields—postcolonial...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 154–157.
Published: 01 May 2016
... scholarly reading than they do to polemical reviewers in a public sphere. Using the comparative methods of postcolonial studies, in which national paradigms are not always primary, the book is able to make useful connections between the strategies deployed by postcolonial and diasporic writers who share...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 342–362.
Published: 01 November 2008
... . Carroll , David . “Representations or the End(s) of History: Dialectics and Fiction.” Yale French Studies 59 ( 1980 ): 201 –29. Carter , David . “Tasteless Subjects: Postcolonial Literary Criticism, Realism and the Subject of Taste.” Southern Review 25 ( 1992 ): 292 –303. Culler...
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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 480–482.
Published: 01 November 2011
...John Plotz BRANTLINGER PATRICK , Victorian Literature and Postcolonial Studies ( Edinburgh : Edinburgh UP , 2010 ), pp. 208 , cloth, $36.00 . © 2011 by Novel, Inc. 2011 Duke University Press Imperial Presence of Mind patrick brantlinger, Victorian...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 388–396.
Published: 01 November 2008
... cannot help but cast a horrific, negative light on the vogue in postcolonial studies for the celebra- tion of encounter, movement, and hybridity" fix). Here, Miller names what seems to be a broad and growing consensus: postcolonial studies is (and always was) a problem. AI- though the precise...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 May 1999
..., as in- creasingly the British talk to themselves over the body of rape, and the dark natives recede into the darker background. In this aspect, Paxton's work is influenced by one of the newer strains of postcolonial studies, focussing on the reciprocal influence of the ruled upon the rulers in the realm...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 327–329.
Published: 01 August 2010
... ­concerns” (131). In situating her work in relation to postcolonial studies, Barnard expresses “certain res- ervations about the term ‘postcolonial warning the reader about the “danger in aban- doning a sense of the specificity of [South African] history, its geography, and its literary traditions...
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Novel (2007) 40 (1-2): 178–183.
Published: 01 August 2007
... by postcolonial studies and the work of Edward Said-that it is no longer possible to form conclusions about the impact of British and European national literatures without considering the histories of Western colonial- ism, imperialism, and the transatlantic slave trade. Focusing on the Creole woman...
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Novel (2018) 51 (3): 525–528.
Published: 01 November 2018
... is the relation of a reading of a novel to social justice? Should the internal debates of Victorianists and postcolonial studies be opened up more self-consciously to critical traditions outside Anglo-America? In raising such issues, combined with meticulous, theoretically informed research, Hensley presents...
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Novel (2016) 49 (3): 531–533.
Published: 01 November 2016
... of well-loved novels. We fall not from Everest or toward the Taj, but in love with well-thumbed literature. The book is as much a treatise in postcolonial theory (comparable to Rukmini Bhaya Nair's Lying on the Postcolonial Couch: The Idea of Indifference [2002]) and South Asian studies (comparable...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): 5–25.
Published: 01 May 2002
... of the historicity of African letters appears to be getting more attention. With the emergence of an interdisciplinary dimension in postcolonial studies, as well as the genealogical excavation of the discourses that have over the years sought to get a handle on Africa as land and concept (see Mudimbe...
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Novel (2021) 54 (3): 479–484.
Published: 01 November 2021
... through the networks of empire, Steer's work attests to the significance of settler colonialism as a driving force of modernity. Contemporary settler colonial studies has emerged from a long-running debate among postcolonial scholars about non-metropolitan white societies. Influential works like...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 400–409.
Published: 01 November 2009
... in the Era of Multinational Capitalism.” Social Text 15 (Fall 1986 ): 65 -88. Larson , Charles . “Introduction.” Bombay Tiger . New Delhi: Penguin India, 2008 . v -xviii. Lazarus , Neil . “The Politics of Postcolonial Modernism.” Postcolonial Studies and Beyond . Ed. Loomba Ania...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 288–290.
Published: 01 August 2017
... organizing rubric for studying disparate literary cultures: world literature, which competed with postcolonial literature to bring non-European literary cultures to critical attention. Arguing that European culture initiates literary trends, which literatures from other parts of the world imitate and emulate...