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Novel (2015) 48 (2): 261–279.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Michael Lucey This article is in part an attempt to demonstrate Proust's interest in the sociological functioning of talk, where talk is viewed not solely as a medium for communication but also as one in which social work of various kinds is accomplished via nonsemantic features of language. The...
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Novel (2018) 51 (3): 482–501.
Published: 01 November 2018
... subroutines as self-interested beings allows Proust to apply the principles of biological selection to these psychological entities, imagining the mind as an ecosystem in which great personal upheavals—for instance, Marcel's loss of Albertine—figure as extinction events that wipe out large populations of...
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Novel (2017) 50 (1): 56–76.
Published: 01 May 2017
... House (1927) turns away from the possibilities explored by Lawrence, Hemingway, Woolf, Proust, Joyce, Faulkner, and Fitzgerald, seeking instead moments of aesthetic translucence, the overlay of one image, or one sound, on top of another. Such moments of overlay (or overtone) encapsulate the problem as...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 116–132.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Samuel Beckett theorized a modernism without introspection. In his essays “Dante … Bruno … Vico … Joyce” (1929) and Proust (1930), Beckett argued that the psychological interiority of high modernist fiction could be attributed to nonmental and behavioristic causes. And in his novel Murphy (1936), he...
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Novel (2006) 39 (2): 269.
Published: 01 August 2006
...BARRY MCCREA DANIEL KARLIN, Proust’s English (Oxford: Oxford UP, 2005), pp. 248, hardcover, $36.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2006 2006 Reviews Anglomania in the Recherche DANIEL KARLIN, Protisf's English (Oxford: Oxford UP...
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Novel (2017) 50 (1): 137–140.
Published: 01 May 2017
... energized modernist aesthetics. Moving with facility between Ireland (James Joyce, Seán Ó Ríordáin), Italy (Pier Paolo Pasolini), and France ( Marcel Proust ), McCrea examines the seemingly incongruous parallel between the modernist love of old dialects and the modernist desire to invent new languages. He...
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Novel (2007) 40 (3): 323–324.
Published: 01 November 2007
...J. MARINA DAVIES MICHAEL LUCEY, Never Say I: Sexuality and the First Person in Colette, Gide, and Proust (Durham: Duke UP, 2006), pp. 336, cloth, $84.95, paper, $23.95. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2007 2007 First Person Sexual MICHAEL LUCEY, Never Say I...
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Novel (2013) 46 (2): 328–331.
Published: 01 August 2013
... the Migrations of Language (Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2012), pp. 215, cloth, $99.00. Virginia Woolf read Proust mainly in C. K. Scott Moncrieff’s translation. Reading the origi- nal would have made a real difference: Woolf would have encountered a significantly sub- tler rendering of the human...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 181–184.
Published: 01 May 2007
..., Proust exhorted him, "You can tell anything, but on condition that you never say: I." htichael Lucey takes this constraint (and its potentialities) as the title of an important new book in which he exam- ines the life and work of Gide, Proust, and Colette in order to explore all sorts of first...
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Novel (2002) 35 (2-3): 327–329.
Published: 01 November 2002
... cosrnopoiitanisrn (and a contemporary "cosmopolitics") attentive to both its vision of world citizenship and its troublesome associations with universalism, the nation, and empire. Jessica Berman's energetic study of Henry James, Proust, Woolf, and Stein brings to- gether these trends and these highest...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 153–157.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Douglas Mao McCREA BARRY , In the Company of Strangers: Family and Narrative in Dickens, Conan Doyle, Joyce, and Proust ( New York : Columbia UP , 2011 ), pp. 265 , paper, $27.50 . © 2013 by Novel, Inc. 2013 Duke University Press Works Cited Conan Doyle Arthur...
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Novel (2020) 53 (3): 481–484.
Published: 01 November 2020
... objects, from canonical modernist works to contemporary novels and films to the It Gets Better Project. The list of authors covered is impressive. Charles Dickens, Marcel Proust, William James, Henry James, Thomas Mann, Virginia Woolf, Willa Cather, William Faulkner, and Ralph Ellison all have substantial...
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Novel (1999) 33 (1): 134–137.
Published: 01 May 1999
...LOIS CUCULLU COLLEEN LAMOS, Deviant Modernism: Sexual and Textual Errancy in T.S. Eliot, James Joyce, and Marcel Proust (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998), pp. 288, $59.95. VICKI MAHAFFEY, States of Desire: Wilde, Yeats, Joyce and the Irish Experiment (Oxford: Oxford...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 170–174.
Published: 01 May 2019
... “electronic textuality to better understand print,” Lurz proposes that we instead “ use print to better understand print ” (15). He earns his italics handily, escorting his reader through an exacting and highly compelling account of the varied ways in which Marcel Proust, James Joyce, and Virginia Woolf...
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Novel (2015) 48 (2): 308–312.
Published: 01 August 2015
... of “life” and desire. On the surface, it is these concerns that are opened up in Hägglund's second monograph, Dying for Time: Proust, Woolf, Nabokov . Whereas in Radical Atheism the argument on the constitutive finitude of life and the misplaced desire for immortality is worked out within the...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 May 2002
... discussed by Brownley invest heavily in their heroes, who undergo very autobiographical experiences. As a result, Lewis is able to chart a "mystical relationship" between artist-hero and his people in Joyce, Joseph Conrad, Marcel Proust, and Gabriele d'hunzio. This relationship is all the more...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 143–147.
Published: 01 May 2016
... heavy artillery, however, is reserved for Joyce's Ulysses , which paints even “a darker picture of human loneliness” ( 276 ) than Proust: “[S]tymied by regrets, remorse, and hesitation . . . incapable of pursuing definite ends, the characters wander through Dublin without understanding what prevents...
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Novel (2006) 39 (2): 280–283.
Published: 01 August 2006
... ignorance were the major forms of unknowing Weinstein was intent on exploring, this book would present a provocative, but fundamentally reas- suring account of how the great modernist noveiists-especially Kaflca, Proust, and Faulkner-imaginatively performed the work of unknowing. Weinstein...
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Novel (2009) 42 (1): 152–156.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., Marcel Proust. In the opening chapters, the “deep ambivalence” that Yeazell associates with Dutch painters in fiction seemed to be a symptom of realism’s intrinsic self-divisions as seen through the broad optic of a “history of taste.” But in the ensuing single-author portraits, that ambiva- lence...
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Novel (2019) 52 (2): 338–342.
Published: 01 August 2019
... eccentric for their efforts at dethroning his majesty the ego: Aphra Behn's Oroonoko , Françoise de Graffigny's Letters of a Peruvian Woman , Isabelle de Charrière's Letters of Mistress Henley , Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles and Jude the Obscure , and Marcel Proust's In Search of Lost Time...