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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 437–442.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Gene Andrew Jarrett I examine the political value of The Wind Done Gone (2001), Alice Randall's parody of Margaret Mitchell's Gone with the Wind (1936), according to the 2001 court case SunTrust Bank v. Houghton Mifflin Company . Houghton Mifflin's defense of Randall's novel from the Stephens...
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Novel (2018) 51 (1): 60–78.
Published: 01 May 2018
... as a Young Man , where Stephen Dedalus's low vision draws his attention to sensations that repeatedly distract from his bildungsroman plot. The low-vision characters of Ulysses then offer a conclusion to this strategy in the way they altogether abandon progress to make a narrative of wandering sensations...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 347–368.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Y. P. Zhang Abstract This article focuses on an overlooked connection between the “cultural fever” in China in the 1980s and a comparable cultural fever that emerged in Africa and the Caribbean in the mid-1950s through the writing of Frantz Fanon, Aimé Césaire, Jacques Stéphen Alexis, and others...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 196–206.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Stephen M. Barber This essay argues that Woolf's late work is both the condition and the effect of her turn in the early 1930s to an aesthetics of existence. Far from signifying a withdrawal from the world, Woolf's “philosophy of the free soul” intensified her relationship with politics. The two...
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Novel (2011) 44 (2): 268–291.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Stephen Ross This article contends that contemporary modernist studies' break with the previous model of High Modernism uncannily repeated modernism's own declared break with the nineteenth century. A key marker of this repetition is the flurry of publications addressing modernism's relationship...
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Novel (2004) 38 (1): 84–102.
Published: 01 May 2004
... . “The Death of the Author.” Image-Music-Text . Trans. Stephen Heath. New York: Hill and Wang, 1977 . 142 –48. Barthes , Roland . Mythologies . 1957. Trans. Jonathan Cape. New York: Hill and Wang, 1972 . Benjamin , Walter . “A Look at Chaplin.” 1929. Trans. John MacKay. The Yale...
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Novel (2020) 53 (3): 485–489.
Published: 01 November 2020
... , composed as Joyce's vision deteriorated a decade later, is his ultimate act of capturing and preserving the eye's encounter with reality, a transaction conducted via the gazes of Stephen and Bloom and through a multitude of refractory lenses.” The book modestly announces itself as an intervention in a now...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 271–293.
Published: 01 August 2010
... when she and her suitor Stephen Guest briefly elope, it seems only natural that she would exclaim, “[W]hose pain can have been like mine? Whose injury is like mine?” (647). Indeed, given her thwarted and at times ill-conceived attempts to attain agency, such an expression seems decidedly...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 424–437.
Published: 01 November 2013
... laughs with Alf Bergan over the postcard inscription “U. p: up.” Granted, I assume stu- dents, unlike Bergan’s crowd, are sober for class meetings, but the postcard fails to raise a chuckle. Likewise, when Stephen Dedalus presents a joking riddle during class, his students compete to answer...
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Novel (2006) 39 (2): 179–203.
Published: 01 August 2006
... . Byerman , Keith . Seizing the Word: History, Art, and Self in the Work of W. E. B. Du Bois . Athens: U of Georgia P, 1994 . Cleman , John . “Blunders of Virtue: The Problem of Race in Stephen Crane’s ‘The Monster.’” American Literary Realism 34 ( 2002 ): 119 –34. Cooley , Charles...
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Novel (2015) 48 (3): 400–420.
Published: 01 November 2015
... destructively over more familiar narrative patterns suggest an irresolvable formal conflict in Crane's literary naturalism, with broader implications for the relationship between narrative and rhetoric in the novel form. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Stephen Crane rhetoric figures...
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Novel (2000) 33 (3): 424–431.
Published: 01 November 2000
... Paris. He sees Stephen's doctrine of artistic detachment and impersonality as suitable to the posture of an "urban supermanu-the distancing of altitude which, as De Certeau notes, is necessary to appreciate or begin to come to grips with the scale of the mod- em city. ere too, we might usefully...
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Novel (2002) 36 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 May 2002
...- ticulated by artist-narrators of early modernist fiction. This argument is largely built on his reading of James Joyce's Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man. The key for Lewis is found in Stephen Dedalus's final journal entry that Stephen must leave to "forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated...
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Novel (2001) 34 (3): 313–337.
Published: 01 November 2001
...JOSEPH ENTIN Copyright © Novel Corp. 2001 2001 Works Cited Crane , Stephen . The New York City Sketches of Stephen Crane and Related Pieces . Ed. R.W. Stallman and E.R. Hagemann New York: New York UP, 1966 . Crary , Jonathan . Techniques of the Observer: On Vision...
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Novel (2005) 39 (1): 5–24.
Published: 01 May 2005
... invokes in A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man. Because he's a young man of genuine learning and elite cultural attainments, we tend to forget that very little distinguishes Stephen Dedalus's class standing from that of Leonard Bast-that like Bast, in Forster's phrase, Stephen...
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Novel (2001) 35 (1): 104–124.
Published: 01 May 2001
... . Urbana: U of Illinois P, 1991 . Clements , Patricia and Isobel Grundy, eds. Virginia Woolf: New Critical Essays . London and Totowa, NJ: Vision and Barnes & Noble, 1983 . Clifford , William Kingdon . Lectures and Essays . 1879. Ed. Leslie Stephen and Sir Frederick Pollock. 2...
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Novel (2013) 46 (1): 153–157.
Published: 01 May 2013
... associations in Dickens or Conan Doyle: at the end of the “Eumaeus” episode, Leo- pold Bloom and Stephen Dedalus may be figuratively married, but there are no guarantees that they will see each other again. The preeminent textual function of such connections is rather to provide both characters and reader...
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Novel (2012) 45 (3): 433–454.
Published: 01 November 2012
...). Writing over a year later, Joyce’s brother Stanislaus turns Archer’s criticism of A Brilliant Career into praise for Stephen Hero: “[T]he number and differentiation of characters is astonishing especially the way you make a minor character—Glynn for instance—stand out” (Letters 2, 103). And Joyce...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 474–477.
Published: 01 November 2013
... with Stephen Guest and why Gwendolen does not throw a rope to Grandcourt (it is enough to see that Stephen is seductive and Grandcourt is a pig), but Ryan brings to the surface, as it were, the buried unconscious cerebration that floats Maggie to her eventual destruction and paralyzes Gwendolen in moral...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 73–98.
Published: 01 May 2007
... selling shoes; and Maggie abandons Philip Wakem for Stephen Guest, the dreamboat scion of Guest and Company, a thriving trading concern. Stephen's attraction to her, in fact, is spurred on by the pride that Maggie shows in openly admitting, within the genteel environment of her cousin Lucy's...