1-20 of 935 Search Results for

university

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Novel (2010) 43 (1): 100–106.
Published: 01 May 2010
... to Brazilian literature and culture. Sooner or later these readings should compete and clash. To what extent are they incompatible? Machado himself was aware of the problem and dramatized its ironies, outlining unexpected perspectives. Former Colonies: Local or Universal? Roberto Schwarz...
Journal Article
Novel (2009) 42 (2): 245–252.
Published: 01 August 2009
... expanding group of business-oriented university students. © 2009 by Novel, Inc. 2009 Works Cited Barbauld , Anna Laetitia . “On the Origin and Progress of Novel-Writing.” 1810. The British Novelists . Vol. 1 . London: Rivington, 1820 . 1 -59. Brown , Homer Obed . Institutions...
Journal Article
Novel (2010) 43 (1): 47–52.
Published: 01 May 2010
... to theorizing this new humanism, which would be based in a politics of interpersonal difference rather than in the assumption of human universals, Douglass practiced a form of cautious self-presentation that underwrote his politics. His tendency to draw a veil across certain pivotal scenes of intimate violence...
Journal Article
Novel (2014) 47 (2): 301–310.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Abraham Geil In this interview, Jacques Rancière clarifies a number of the central concepts and underlying polemics that run throughout his considerable body of work. Touching on key aspects of his intellectual formation, including his experience teaching at the University of Vincennes in Saint...
Journal Article
Novel (2010) 43 (2): 320–325.
Published: 01 August 2010
... degree zero, where various possible explanations hang in equipoise with one another. Stories accordingly often end with some seemingly unrelated detail that serves to embed the entire tale within in a universe where stories, poems, and inscriptions, each equally unlikely, are forced to compete...
Journal Article
Novel (2022) 55 (3): 406–426.
Published: 01 November 2022
... universe has obviated their critical methods, including the ethics of “evasion,” on the one hand, and the humanism of “literalist criticism,” on the other. What if the genre of the novel is no longer capable of generating a critical anthesis to the alienated world of informatic control? Copyright © 2022...
Journal Article
Novel (2017) 50 (3): 375–387.
Published: 01 November 2017
... in transforming the genre of the novel, the nature of literary studies, and the makeup of the academy at least since the early 1970s. This essay argues that while as a Nobel Laureate, as a distinguished university professor, as an exemplary literary and cultural critic, and as a legendary editor at Random House...
Journal Article
Novel (2018) 51 (2): 166–175.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Tom McCarthy Abstract This article was originally delivered as the keynote address at the fourth biennial conference of the Society for Novel Studies, University of Pittsburgh, May 13, 2016. Copyright © 2018 by Tom McCarthy 2018 contemporary novel cartography resistance Thank you...
Journal Article
Novel (2019) 52 (1): 64–83.
Published: 01 May 2019
... chart two divergent routes out of Eliot's reformulation of address. Together they reflect the tension in her work between theoretical inclusivity and high literary style—and between democratic principles of universal access and the stratification that in practice organizes a mass reading public...
Journal Article
Novel (2020) 53 (1): 16–36.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Torleif Persson Abstract This article begins by noting that recent debates about the relevance of Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man to contemporary American culture enact an opposition between historicism (the idea that the novel is a Jim Crow artifact) and universalism (the idea that it transcends...
Journal Article
Novel (2011) 44 (3): 444–465.
Published: 01 November 2011
... (1995) alongside his recent collection of critical essays, Native American Fiction: A User's Manual (2006) and queries the extent to which Treuer's exploration of the universal nature of fiction meshes with various articulations of indigenous sovereignty and tribal independence. In doing so it examines...
Journal Article
Novel (2017) 50 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 May 2017
... the novel imagines? And what kind of theory of the novel can best account for its prosaic quality? We talk about prosaic imaginaries in the plural because we take it as given that the novel form develops a plurality of ways of imagining the secular universe; and the concept of the imaginary also helps us...
Journal Article
Novel (2015) 48 (3): 323–343.
Published: 01 November 2015
... transporting a group of indentured servants to Mauritius. Incommensurability is thus the object of Ghosh's critique, part of the imperial ideology his text works to undermine through its development of a universal history that emerges out of its multiple narrative structure. Sea of Poppies represents less...
Image
Published: 01 August 2023
Figure 2. Hogarth, Marriage A-la-Mode (Plate 1, The Contract ). Courtesy of the Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University. More
Image
Published: 01 May 2017
Figure 2. “Tight Lacing, or Fashion before Ease,” ca. 1777. Courtesy of The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University More
Image
Published: 01 November 2015
Figure 2. Theodor Matthias Von Holst. Frontispiece for the 1831 edition of Frankenstein , engraved by W. Chevalier. Courtesy of Princeton University Library. More
Image
Published: 01 August 2023
Figure 5. “The eye . . . viewing a row of letters.” Detail from Hogarth, Analysis of Beauty (plate 1, figure 14). Courtesy of the Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University. More
Image
Published: 01 August 2023
Figure 4. “The trunk of a figure cast in soft wax.” Detail from Hogarth, Analysis of Beauty (plate 1, figure 2). Courtesy of the Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University. More
Image
Published: 01 November 2015
Figure 3. Drawing by Jan van Riemsdyck. Tabula 26 in William Hunter's Anatomy of the Human Gravid Uterus , 1774 ( Jordanova 84 ). By permission of University of Glasgow, Special Collections. More
Image
Published: 01 August 2023
Figure 1. Detail from Leonhard Euler , “Solutio problematis ad geometriam situs pertinentis,” Comentarii Academiae Scientiarum 8 (1741): 128. Special Collections, Princeton University Library. More