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Novel (1 August 2007) 40 (1-2): 104–124.
Published: 01 August 2007
...EZRA TAWIL Copyright © Novel Corp. 2006 2006 Works Cited Alonso , Carlos J. The Spanish American Regional Novel: Modernity and Autochthony . New York: Cambridge UP, 1990 . Ashfield , Andrew and Peter de Bella, eds. The Sublime: A Reader in British Eighteenth-Century...
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Novel (1 November 2018) 51 (3): 399–416.
Published: 01 November 2018
... argue that Mitchell's global narration also depends on hinting at and overcoming the possibility of disconnection. Cloud Atlas invokes an “anglophone sublime” to legitimate its representational power over a heterolingual world. As Neil Hertz and Thomas Weiskel have respectively pointed out, the...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 343–348.
Published: 01 August 2009
... force. The essay sketches a genealogy for this representation through Enlightenment theories of sympathy. Confessions of a Justified Sinner narrates the declension of sympathy into a sublime technique that colonizes the other's difference and undoes the self itself. © 2009 by Novel, Inc. 2009...
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Novel (1 November 2017) 50 (3): 409–425.
Published: 01 November 2017
... novel's centuries-long preoccupation with city life. Recent novels lend texture and detail to sublime statistics generated by the United Nations and other organizations of enormous and seemingly unmanageable urban growth. When they expand the novel's hoary catalog of urban forms, contemporary writings...
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Novel (1 November 2005) 38 (2-3): 214–234.
Published: 01 November 2005
... and the Production of Social Order, 1740–1830 . New York: Cambridge UP, 2000 . Burke , Edmund . A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful . New York: Oxford UP, 1998 . Cannadine , David . Aspects of Aristocracy: Grandeur and Decline in...
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Novel (1 August 2004) 37 (1-2): 209–211.
Published: 01 August 2004
..., cloth, $60.00, pager, $18.95. As many critics have known for metime, the combination of Neil Hertz's intimate familiarity with George Eliot's corpus, his interest in the sublime, and his relaxed fluency in psychoanalytic and poststructuralist theory produces insights into Eliot simply...
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Novel (1 November 2006) 39 (3): 432–435.
Published: 01 November 2006
.... Brown suggests that the goth~c'speculiar self-consciousness or reflectiveness takes the form of a barrage of clich6s. He rightly notes that Radcliffe was famous for her landscapes: these reiterated, highly stereoptypical accounts of sublime or picturesque vis- tas (none of sz~hichRadcliffe...
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Novel (1 May 2013) 46 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 May 2013
... sublime quality when depicted in panorama, and the implications of that sublimity were made clear by Wordsworth’s poetry. “As in the panoramic viewing experience,” Agathocleous writes of The Prelude, “the poet’s ability to achieve a sense of aesthetic wholeness in response to his universal ‘love of...
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Novel (1 November 2008) 41 (2-3): 382–387.
Published: 01 November 2008
... the sublime. Juan Suarez's primary goal in Pop Modernism is, on the other hand, to rescue the "forgotten concerns, histories and webs of connection and influence" (4) that constitute WILLIAM SOLOMON 1 JAMESON'S ENABLING SHADOW the modernist era. In order to do...
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Novel (1 November 2012) 45 (3): 455–460.
Published: 01 November 2012
... on discrete areas or have been segregated by single-author studies—William Shakespeare, Joseph Conrad, Herman Melville. Cohen’s Novel and the Sea moves beyond single authors and away from seeing the ocean as metaphor for alienation, death, or the sublime of Samuel Coleridge’s Rime of the...
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Novel (1 May 2014) 47 (1): 57–66.
Published: 01 May 2014
... birth’s triumphs and sorrows. Two sublime epipha- nies structure the story, each showing the hero blacking out yet each leading in a different direction: one toward passion and an intensely felt self suffering in love; the other toward a surrendering of the will to the demands of the state. Together...
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Novel (1 August 2013) 46 (2): 323–327.
Published: 01 August 2013
... terms “animal- ity,” a mode of being “on a level with the world in which [one] moves like water in water” (qtd. in Kaiser 112–13). In child play, Heathcliff and Cathy experience “a sublime state of no-thingness” in which they daily destroy “their socialized selves” (115). There is madness in this...
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Novel (1 November 2012) 45 (3): 487–491.
Published: 01 November 2012
... embodiment” (31). It was in the Restriction era that money, as circulating paper, came fully into view as the two-in-one phenomenon of sublime abstraction and abject remainder. Money’s “sub- lime body,” in Slavoj Žižek’s phrase—money as untouchable, unlocalizable abstraction—is shadowed by the worn...
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Novel (1 May 2018) 51 (1): 132–135.
Published: 01 May 2018
... sensibilities,” Jagoda confesses at the outset. “Networks exceed rational description or mapping” (3). Networks are thus, in a strictly literal sense, an instance of the sublime. For this, Jagoda introduces a new term that I found particularly appealing, the “network sublime,” doubtless stemming more from Kant...
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Novel (1 November 2003) 36 (3): 289–306.
Published: 01 November 2003
... postcolonialism.” Attridge and Howes 78 –95. Robbins , Bruce . “The Sweatshop Sublime.” PMLA 117 ( 2002 ): 84 –97. "The Waters of Civic Finance": Moneyed States in Joyce's Ulysses MICHAEL D. RUBENSTEIN Quel peut tire le r8le des chercheurs la-dedans...
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Novel (1 May 2000) 34 (1): 123–125.
Published: 01 May 2000
... unimaginative of unseen particles, she analyzes the paradox of "dust" in Victorian economies of seeing, where it is at once a dan- gerous and supplemental threat to life and beauty, as well as the condition of possibility for both life and sublime aesthetic effects. Moving from the barely visible to the...
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Novel (1 May 2000) 34 (1): 128–130.
Published: 01 May 2000
... and negative edges to European writing on oriental subjects. An analysis of epistemological and rhetorical modes in Lady Mary Wortley Montagu's Turkish Embassy letters (1763) appears next to a chapter exploring Edmund Burke's A Philosophical Enquiry into the Sublime and the Beautiful (1757...
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Novel (1 November 2004) 37 (3): 353–355.
Published: 01 November 2004
... so to dramatize the potential divisibility of lived experience into a rational-critical (or "political") realm, and a wilder, more affective, or even a sublime realm beyond rational bounds. "Fore- grounding the human subject's affective propensity to overstimulate itself to the point of...
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Novel (1 November 2009) 42 (3): 443–450.
Published: 01 November 2009
... . “Reading the Lisbon Earthquake: Adorno, Lyotard, and the Contemporary Sublime.” Yale Journal of Criticism 17 . 1 ( 2004 ): 1 -19. Benedict de , Spinoza . A Theologico-political Treatise and A Political Treatise . Trans. R. H. M. Elwes. Mineola: Dover, 2004 . Virno , Paolo . A...
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Novel (1 November 2014) 47 (3): 339–362.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Secret Life of Puppets . Cambridge : Harvard UP , 2003 . Noggle James . The Skeptical Sublime: Aesthetic Ideology in Pope and the Tory Satirists . Oxford : Oxford UP , 2001 . Pinch Adela . Strange Fits of Passion: Epistemologies of Emotion, Hume to Austen . Stanford : Stanford...