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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 190–192.
Published: 01 August 2007
...MARION RUST EZRA TAWIL, The Making of Racial Sentiment: Slavery and the Birth of the Frontier Romance (Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2006), pp. 254, cloth, $85.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2006 2006 Sympathetic Racialism EZRA TAM71L, The Making of Racial Sentiment...
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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 366–370.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Ivy Schweitzer MARION RUST, Prodigal Daughters: Susanna Rowson's Early American Women (Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 2008), pp. 328, cloth, $59.95, paper, $24.95. © 2010 by Novel, Inc. 2010 Work Cited Samuels , Shirley , ed. The Culture of Sentiment: Race, Gender, and...
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Novel (1 May 2016) 49 (1): 10–25.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., bearing AgriGen and PurCal's latest genetic rewrites, while cheshires molt through the garbage of the sois and jingjok2 lizards vandalize the eggs of nightjars and peafowl. Ivory beetles bore through the forests of Khao Yai even as cibiscosis sugars, blister rust, and fa'gan fringe bore through the...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 100–106.
Published: 01 May 2010
... common Brazilian one, destined for the “rust of obscurity” that allowed Martinha to avenge herself of the unwelcome attentions of one João Limeira. When he per- sists, she warns him: “Don’t come any closer, or I’ll put a hole in you.” When he ignores her warning, “she gave him a thrust with the...
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Novel (1 November 2017) 50 (3): 351–359.
Published: 01 November 2017
... establishment were exploiting the same dissolution of the boundary between fact and fiction that I found so compelling in the literary works I was projecting onto my syllabus; and second, that voters, especially in the “rust belt,” the former industrial communities in the Midwest that had borne the brunt of the...
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Novel (1 November 2004) 37 (3): 258–276.
Published: 01 November 2004
... to crumble, to break apart, and forcing it to face its own radical otherness inside. When he ar- rives at Nomonhan battlefield, he finds that almost nothing has changed even though over half a century had passed. Artillery shells, cartridges and rusted shards of cannons and tanks are still...
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Novel (1 August 2012) 45 (2): 276–300.
Published: 01 August 2012
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Novel (1 November 2005) 38 (2-3): 129–146.
Published: 01 November 2005
... this tale, the Fates' scissors appear to have rusted, so in their botched attempts to cut off a human's life, they end up instead with only maimed or mutilated people; the narrator takes the scissors and has them sharpened "at his own expense" (111: 344, almost as if to suggest that a change in...
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Novel (1 August 2015) 48 (2): 190–207.
Published: 01 August 2015
... would soon rust” (7). Given his reputation, a substantial part of Grass's audience must have expected the novel to answer the question of what might now constitute a national literature. Strong feelings were bound to be provoked. However, the controversy raises as many questions about the novel as a...
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Novel (1 August 2013) 46 (2): 193–213.
Published: 01 August 2013
... wood and stone—the dust and rust, and worm that lives in wood—and alone in the midst of all this lumber and decay, and ugly age, the beautiful child in her gentle slumber” (Shop 22). Imagining the youthful Nell framed by “decay” and “ugly age,” Humphrey critiques the dusty objects of the...
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Novel (1 May 2019) 52 (1): 84–106.
Published: 01 May 2019
... was getting on; not lying the stagnant prey of mould and rust, but polishing my faculties” (90). At night she lies awake “thinking what plan I had best adopt to get a reliable hold on these mutineers” (91). In this respect, Lucy's pedagogy is the opposite of her previous one-on-one care...