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Novel (2017) 50 (3): 436–440.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Lloyd Pratt This short meditation on the relation of poststructuralism to the novel reframes poststructuralism as novel and considers the consequences of its rise and decline. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 novel poststructuralism theory Some years ago—never mind how...
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Novel (2016) 49 (3): 528–530.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Lloyd Pratt The four other chapters of the book are equally skillful, balancing conceptual innovation with an acute responsiveness to the history of scholarship, careful close reading with a layered sense of the broad expanse of literary, musical, and intellectual history. Indeed, I would...
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Novel (2011) 44 (2): 320–323.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Lloyd Pratt Sovereignty in the Atlantic World jonathan elmer, On Lingering and Being Last: Race and Sovereignty in the New World (New York: Fordham UP, 2008), pp. 256, cloth, $75.00. Americanists keep trying to kill American exceptionalism, but it will not go away. One...
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Novel (2000) 34 (1): 56–76.
Published: 01 May 2000
...LLOYD PRESLEY PRATT Copyright © Novel Corp. 2000 2000 Works Cited Althusser , Louis . “The Errors of Classical Economics: Outline for a Concept of Historical Time.” Reading Capital . Louis Althusser and Étienne Balibar. 1968. Trans. Ben Brewster. 1970. London: Verso, 1990 . 91...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 47–52.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Lloyd Pratt This essay argues that in his autobiographies, journalism, and speeches, Frederick Douglass carved out a new version of humanism that broke with both the liberalism individualism of Jacksonian America and the anachronistic civic republicanism espoused by white abolitionists. In addition...
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Novel (2008) 41 (2-3): 388–396.
Published: 01 November 2008
...LLOYD PRATT LAURA DOYLE, Freedom’s Empire: Race and the Rise of the Novel in Atlantic Modernity, 1640–1940 (Durham: Duke UP, 2008), pp. 578, cloth, $99.95, paperback, $27.95. CHRISTOPHER L. MILLER, The French Atlantic Triangle: Literature and Culture of the Slave Trade (Durham: Duke UP...
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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 521–524.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Edward Cahill Temporality and Form in Nineteenth-Century America lloyd pratt, Archives of American Time: Literature and Modernity in the Nineteenth Century (Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2010), pp. 248, cloth, $55.00. In recent years, literary studies has recognized...
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Novel (2005) 38 (2-3): 193–213.
Published: 01 November 2005
... and the Novel in Eighteenth-Century England . New Haven: Yale UP, 1967 . Phillips , Mark Salber . Society and Sentiment: Genres of Historical Writing in Britain, 1740–1820 . Princeton: Princeton UP, 2000 . Pratt , Mary Louise . Imperial Eyes: Travel Writing and Transculturation . New York...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 26–48.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of indigenous peoples as well as an untold number of plants and animals. This paronomastic turn of phrase appropriates the discourse of the colonizer whose “eye,” as Mary Louise Pratt has observed, “produces subsistence habitats as ‘empty’ landscapes, meaningful only in terms of a capitalist future” ( 60 ). 6...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): i–iii.
Published: 01 May 2010
... (2008). lloyd pratt is assistant professor of English and core faculty in African American and African studies at Michigan State University and author of Archives of American Time: Literature and Modernity in the Nineteenth Century (2009). kathy alexis psomiades is associate professor...
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Novel (2004) 38 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 May 2004
..., and Mary Louise Pratt, even as they echo contemporaries such as R. G. Collingwood. Considered in such company, Woolf's essays offer further evidence that Woolf's attention to "social discourse rather than social structures was not an apolitical gesture but the very foundation of her political...
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Novel (2014) 47 (1): 167–185.
Published: 01 May 2014
... : U of Chicago P , 2007 . Pratt Frances Hammond . La Belle Zoa; or, The Insurrection of Hayti . Albany : Weed, Parsons , 1854 . Rancière Jacques . The Politics of Aesthetics: The Distribution of the Sensible . Trans. Rockhill G. . New York : Continuum , 2004...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 May 1999
... , Gerald . The Rise of English Nationalism, 1740–1830 . New York: St. Martin’s, 1987 . Pratt , Mary Louise . Imperial Eyes: Travel Writing and Transculturalism , London: Routledge, 1992 . Séjourné , Philippe . The Mystery of Charlotte Lennox, First Novelist of Colonial America...
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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 424–443.
Published: 01 November 2011
....” Colonialism and Culture . Ed. Dirks Nicholas B. . Ann Arbor : U of Michigan P , 1992 . 289 – 317 . Posnock Ross . The Trial of Curiosity: Henry James, William James, and the Challenge of Modernity . New York : Oxford UP , 1991 . Pratt Mary Louise . Imperial Eyes: Travel...
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Novel (2001) 35 (1): 104–124.
Published: 01 May 2001
...); NOVEL I FALL2001 spectators in the bow-windowed precincts of Brooks's overlooking the street (26); Moll Pratt, a sidewalk flower-vendor (27)-and so on.12 Woolf constructs this fluid fictional universe in order to investigate (among other things) the ideological structures implicit...
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Novel (2006) 39 (3): 428–431.
Published: 01 November 2006
.... Borrowing from and reconfiguring Mary Louise Pratt, Carens uses the term "domestic autoethnography" to describe ths deployment of ethnograpl~icallyderived language and tropes to name and expose "home-grown sav- ages." Carens traces the empire "returning home" (rhetorically, that is)-a move...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 154–157.
Published: 01 May 2007
... to reorient the com- plex relationship between persons and things is a special focus on rhetorical figures, e.g., prosopopoeia, as techniques of apprehension. In this respect, Festa follows in the footsteps of Mary Louis Pratt, giving us a tremendously suggestive kxicon of sentiment and empire...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 453–456.
Published: 01 November 2013
... these literacies engage with the “pen-and- ink work” of the European traders, settlers, and warriors. This engagement was two-way, Rasmussen insists: Mary Louise Pratt’s “contact zone” might better be called a “conflict zone” (12), but the relation between European and indigenous literacies is what she calls...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 489–492.
Published: 01 November 2014
... implications of everyday life’’ must acknowl- edge the discursive overlaps between literarily and ethnographically examined lives (26). Leveraging the work of anthropologists such as Bronislaw Malinowski, James Clifford, Michael Taussig, and Mary Louise Pratt, who theorize ethnography in terms...
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Novel (2000) 33 (3): 407–411.
Published: 01 November 2000
... proliferated in the 1880s and 1890s, provided "a carefully delimited space for the entertainment of fantasies of the commodity's power" (115). Tales such as Conan Doyle's "Ring of Thoth and "Lot No. 249," Stoker's The Jewel of Seven Stars, and Ambrose Pratt's The Living Mummy conceived of Egyptian...