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Novel (2021) 54 (1): 121–129.
Published: 01 May 2021
... perspective and political commitment that give Keywords its strength allowed Williams to produce a body of important criticism of novels, novelists, and the institution of the novel. Williams's signature formulation, structure of feeling , calls out for meshing with keywords analysis. He never quite...
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Novel (2022) 55 (1): 8–18.
Published: 01 May 2022
... feelings of loss and grief spur Zach to act on conviction and mobilize support for a cause. The narratives appear in three versions of Telephone , which the publisher released simultaneously. In a remarkable coincidence, this trivalent fiction limns summer 2020’s structure of feeling, where the strain...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 197–216.
Published: 01 August 2017
... sociology have raised awareness of how institutions administer cultural production, far less scholarly attention has been paid to the ways institutions administer feelings or the ways feelings give rise to new institutional structures. 2 What these critical trends make clear is the unique capacity...
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Novel (2018) 51 (1): 17–35.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of literary character and liberal personhood. Within the matrix of social statistics, the ability to think like a mass—to feel and express ideas and affect formulated at the level of large numbers—became integral to the structure of opinion and decision in the mid-Victorian era. 3 In this light, I read...
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Novel (2003) 36 (3): 374–397.
Published: 01 November 2003
... measure of space had finally caught up with the visions of empire. Colonial emigration's structure of feeling-the subjective, emotive power of these colonial places imagined as open spaces before and beyond history, yet nevertheless intimately connected with and capable of reproducing...
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Novel (2004) 38 (1): 57–83.
Published: 01 May 2004
... as Vernacular Modernism.” Film Quarterly 54 : 1 ( 2000 ): 10 –22. Hendler , Glenn . Public Sentiments: Structures of Feeling in Nineteenth-Century American Literature . Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 2001 . Horkheimer , Max , and Theodor Adorno. Dialectic of Enlightenment . Trans...
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Novel (2011) 44 (2): 249–267.
Published: 01 August 2011
..., and Art 1 . 10 ( 1 Oct. 1850 ): 325 – 44 . Hendler Glenn . Public Sentiments: Structures of Feeling in Nineteenth-Century American Literature . Chapel Hill : U of North Carolina P , 2001 . Irwin John T. American Hieroglyphics: The Symbol of the Egyptian Hieroglyphics...
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Novel (2021) 54 (2): 296–299.
Published: 01 August 2021
... the world, along the lines of Raymond Williams's “structures of feeling”—making tangible an element of the zeitgeist that is still in critical flux, not yet open to articulation except in the literary imagination—or whether it reproduces in a less pathbreaking way the lineaments of a scientific discourse...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 484–488.
Published: 01 November 2019
...). As Rasula accumulates examples, it is easy to get caught up in this heady, abstract language and the structures of feeling it reflected and inspired. There is also a way in which Rasula's methodology—which mixes and combines primary texts with delirious abandon—assumes either that his readers can supply...
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Novel (2003) 36 (2): 244–262.
Published: 01 August 2003
... , Nathaniel . The Blithedale Romance . New York: Penguin, 1982 . Hawthorne , Nathaniel . The Scarlet Letter . New York: Penguin, 1986 . Hendler , Glenn . Public Sentiments: Structures of Feeling in Nineteenth-Century American Literature . Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 2001...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 491–495.
Published: 01 November 2013
... ‘structures of feeling,’ not through their presentation of new content, but through new forms” (210). The chapter therefore contributes to recent critical work that links form, affect, and ethics. Rebecca Walkowitz’s chapter develops her innovative category of “comparison litera- ture”—a​ subgenre...
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Novel (2021) 54 (1): 131–135.
Published: 01 May 2021
... in the mitigative value of culture (74). Just as important, the story helps to fold that fantasy into a suitable structure of feeling. As he processes the old man's accommodative stance toward development, the young man finds himself unsettled by “a feeling of sadness, sadness for some obscure thing which I...
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Novel (2018) 51 (1): 117–120.
Published: 01 May 2018
... guy, well aware of the entrenched powers and cultural structures of feeling that work against change; but they can still roll up their sleeves and defy paralysis of the sort that afflicts Trilling's protagonist. It is instructive to compare Anderson's book to Rita Felski's recent The Limits...
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Novel (2021) 54 (3): 444–460.
Published: 01 November 2021
... according to what knowledge was available, what experiences were fresh and what had not yet arisen in a global frame” (83). Kathy is trying to evoke something like what Raymond Williams calls a “structure of feeling”: the social, cultural, sensory, and affective paradigm that “operates in the most delicate...
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Novel (2020) 53 (1): 16–36.
Published: 01 May 2020
... that are endemic to late capitalism. 9 This idea leads to an explosive indictment of contemporary scholarship in African American studies as nostalgically bound to now-calcified structures of feeling, to long inert forms of identity politics. To theorize Invisible Man' s contemporaneity, we must...
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Novel (2006) 39 (2): 291–294.
Published: 01 August 2006
... of the structure of feeling associated with "the belated, post-war, NOVEL I SPRING 2006 modernist avant garde" (122). Crash makes dear that "our everyday experience, and indeed our imaginary" remains "thoroughly mechanized" (116). The paradoxically predictable shock of ths revelation...
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Novel (2014) 47 (1): 43–56.
Published: 01 May 2014
... this mixture of traditions, the revolutionary and socialist culture inherited precious elements. Embodying the idea of liberal, humanist education, the academy constituted a pedagogical process aimed at transforming minds and reshaping structures of feeling in pursuit of a new citizenship as well as a new...
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Novel (2018) 51 (2): 157–165.
Published: 01 August 2018
... formation to which “a structure of feeling,” one that couldn't be formulated as such at an earlier moment in time, suddenly congeals stuff—extra material that doesn't feel like much of anything—so that it finds formal expression in fiction. Great traditions, like those of Ian Watt and F. R. Leavis, pretend...
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Novel (2009) 42 (2): 332–336.
Published: 01 August 2009
... configuration. In his 1984 New Left Review essay “Modernity and Revolution,” which depends heavily on Raymond Williams’s crucial formulation of residual, dominant, and emergent formations within a present structure of feeling (Marxism and Literature), Perry Anderson contends that at the turn...
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Novel (2021) 54 (3): 321–334.
Published: 01 November 2021
... condemns novels to render only in parts. Skeptical of the claim that the novel's ambitions were ever so grand as all that, I prefer to think of the “move” in question as Raymond Williams does. In explaining his notion of a “structure of feeling,” Williams contends that toward the edge of the world on which...