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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 May 1999
... ): 382 –405. The Theater ofPoliteness in Charlotte Lennox's British-American Novels EVE TAVOR BANNET Charlotte Lennox's literary life is flanked like book-ends by two novels set in the 1740s, which juxtapose the conduct of British society in the metropolis with that of...
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Novel (1 August 2016) 49 (2): 183–201.
Published: 01 August 2016
... realist art based on dated assumptions about the European novel. They expand the category of realism to include examples from the realisms of late Victorian theater; postcolonial fiction from African, Egyptian, and Indian milieus; and photojournalistic experiments wrought in response to revolution in...
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Novel (1 November 2018) 51 (3): 502–524.
Published: 01 November 2018
... playwriting from the start, adapting Daisy Miller and part of The American for the stage in the early 1880s. Back in the 1870s, heavily under the spell of melodramatic theater, James's refusal to transcribe the American accent of Christopher Newman into writing testifies his affront to the realist novel's...
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Novel (1 August 2013) 46 (2): 319–322.
Published: 01 August 2013
... elaborates his elegant polemic through substantial and richly satisfying reinterpretations of works, both familiar and relatively neglected, by William Makepeace Thackeray, George Eliot, Henry James, James Joyce, and James Baldwin—novelists whose failed attempts at careers in the theater symptomatize...
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Novel (1 May 2010) 43 (1): 83–92.
Published: 01 May 2010
....: E4 . “Jane Austen Mania.” Radio Times . National Public Radio. WHYY, Philadelphia, 20 Aug. 2007 . Jensen , Elizabeth . “‘Masterpiece Theater,’ Now in Three Flavors: Classic, Mystery, Contemporary.” New York Times 10 Dec. 2007 , late ed.: E3 . King , Geoff . New...
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Novel (1 May 2015) 48 (1): 155–158.
Published: 01 May 2015
... the radical periodical, small press, and private theater as types of print culture worthy of close attention; also welcome is her rather catholic sense of what is meant by “radical,” which entails middle and working class as well as Fabians, Marxists, anarchists, and advocates of free love. After a...
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Novel (1 August 2001) 34 (2): iv.
Published: 01 August 2001
... Theater: An Anthology. He is currently at work on a book manuscript, Novel Realisms. MARILYN BUTLER, Rector of Exeter College, Oxford, is author of such books on Romantic- period literature as lane Austen and the War of Ideas and Romantics, Rebels and Reactionaries. She has edited works by...
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Novel (1 August 2004) 37 (1-2): iv.
Published: 01 August 2004
... Copyright © Novel Corp. 2003 2003 Contributors ELAINE RlCGIRR is Lecturer ui English and Drama at Royal Holloway, University of London. Her research is~tcrestsil~clude the early novel, the theater, and the cultural marketplace in which the two meet. SIIC has recently published an...
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Novel (1 May 2012) 45 (1): 140–143.
Published: 01 May 2012
... disciplinary angles: popular and mainstream literature, theater and music hall, the politics of Reform, painting, racial theory in the immediate wake of Darwin, lithographic illustra- tion, sheet music, and stage technology. His analysis builds from his previous work in Literature, Technology, and...
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Novel (1 August 2016) 49 (2): 219–235.
Published: 01 August 2016
... themselves in the world outside the Savoy Theater; those moments, that is, when the opera touches its own membrane. The reality effect enacted by the Orientalists mentioned above takes the rhetorical form of praeteritio : “I don't really know anything about Japan, but—.” The Orientalist argument worlds...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 119–121.
Published: 01 May 1999
... celebrated-the apart- ment building's capacity to create continuity between the street and the home." In what Marcus terms "the interiorization of the city," "urban literature transformed the catalogu- ing euphoria of the July Monarchy observer, who had shuttled from streets to theaters to...
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Novel (1 May 1999) 33 (1): 122–124.
Published: 01 May 1999
... conventions of spiritual autobiography, Puritan didacticism, and supervisory education. Further, Barney argues that the generic melding of educational writ- ing, particularly its "fictionalizing" of education in figuring it as theater, paved the way for the novel's cultural legitimation as an...
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Novel (1 November 2002) 35 (2-3): 324–326.
Published: 01 November 2002
... spectacle of colo- nized display (on view in her theater shows)" Baker's spontaneous synthesis of irnpm- vised jazz and acrobatic dancing constituted "a performance of modern culture in black terms" (36). Not surprisingly, in a collection that often centers on texts that the editors dub "low...
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Novel (1 May 2011) 44 (1): 8–10.
Published: 01 May 2011
...); the operating theater where surgeons come together with malfunctions, or “time bombs,” in the human brain (McEwan’s Saturday); the Plexiglas cube suspended over the Thames containing illusionist David Blaine on a hunger strike in imita- tion of Kafka’s “The Hunger Artist” (Barker’s Clear). You...
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Novel (1 May 2013) 46 (1): 133–135.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., “stands at a triple intersection” of theater, novel, and theory, a place where the representation of Hamlet arrives fresh from its travels through Goethe’s Wilhelm Meister and Coleridge’s lectures on literature (46). When Arac cites Wordsworth’s verse play The Borderers, it is to invoke an...
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Novel (1 May 2013) 46 (1): 50–72.
Published: 01 May 2013
... April 1723 . Wintroub Michael . “Taking a Bow in the Theater of Things.” Isis 101 . 4 ( 2010 ): 779 – 93 . Realism’s Ghosts: Science and Spectacle in Tom Jones JOSEPH DRURY machine 1. Any complicated piece of workmanship. 2. An engine. 3. Supernatural...
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Novel (1 November 2012) 45 (3): 492–496.
Published: 01 November 2012
... went into exile in Lesotho, where he began to publish plays while still in high school. After correspondence studies at an arts academy in Switzerland during the 1970s, Mda received his first formal degrees in the 1980s, an MA in communications and MFA in theater from the University of Ohio...
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Novel (1 August 2011) 44 (2): 186–207.
Published: 01 August 2011
...: Selected Essays in Urban History, Culture, and Society . Ed. Frykenberg R. E. . New York : Oxford UP , 1994 . 121 – 36 . Bhatia Nandi . Acts of Authority/Acts of Resistance: Theater and Politics in Colonial and Postcolonial India . Ann Arbor : U of Michigan P , 2004...
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Novel (1 August 2011) 44 (2): 320–323.
Published: 01 August 2011
... volatile expression” (14). In other words, Elmer offers us a way to think difference and similitude outside the terms of either American exceptionalism or its reverse. Borrowing from Deleuze, he shows how the works under consideration—from Aphra Behn’s theater to Thomas Jefferson’s account of Logan...
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Novel (1 November 2011) 44 (3): 525–528.
Published: 01 November 2011
... wielded the norms of cultural refinement to debate racial uplift, Edward Clay’s “Life in Philadelphia” drawings, for example, explored the satiric possibili- ties of the minstrel theater’s racial stereotypes. Yet even here Otter steadfastly refuses to lump “black” writing into a singular political...