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Novel (1 August 2010) 43 (2): 251–270.
Published: 01 August 2010
... ways of telling the same story, namely that of the marriage-plot. The article suggests that the novel's vampire plot is an expression of the dark underside of its romantic plot. Seeing Jonathan's erotically charged incarceration by Dracula, a wealthy and gallant social superior, as a way of imagining...
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Novel (1 May 2002) 36 (1): 42–60.
Published: 01 May 2002
... and Edwardian England . New Haven: Yale UP, 1994 . Copjec , Joan . “Vampires, Breast-Feeding, and Anxiety.” October 58 ( 1991 ): 25 –43. Day , Gary . “The State of Dracula: Bureaucracy and the Vampire.” Rereading Victorian Fiction . Ed. Alice Jenkins and Juliet John. New York...
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Novel (1 May 2002) 36 (1): 138–139.
Published: 01 May 2002
... Victorian British text (the work of Seamus Deane, David Glover, and Christopher Morash, inter alia, illustrates this shift). A different direction was suggested by Jennifer Wicke's influential essay of 1992, "Vampiric Typewriting," which argued that the novel looks ahead to the twentieth century and...
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Novel (1 November 2000) 33 (3): 407–411.
Published: 01 November 2000
... British anxiety, however, is that its crew of vampire hunters mostly treat Dracula's arrival in England as a chance to hone their respective specialized methods of data collection and analysis. Moreover, the fiction's prototypical New Woman, Mina Murray (later Harker), only really causes trouble...
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Novel (1 November 2001) 34 (3): 391–410.
Published: 01 November 2001
... logic of same-sex desire to represent the logic of identity in general. In The Sacred Fount, the country estate where the narrator has gone to spend the weekend turns out to be haunted by vampires. The narrator, suspicious when he realizes that the insipid Gilbert Long has become witty...
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Novel (1 May 2016) 49 (1): 154–157.
Published: 01 May 2016
... includes antiapartheid movements in South Africa, colonial romance in Egypt, vampirism in India, and heroin smuggling from Colombia (to name only a few), Rethinking the Romance Genre sheds new light on how bodies and their often disturbing intimacies might help us develop new forms of political critique...
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Novel (1 May 2016) 49 (1): 175–178.
Published: 01 May 2016
... crime. But like Dracula, he represents a fundamental ambivalence in modernity: his pursuits have nothing to do with justice; it is crime that is “his drug” (257). Sherlock marks the exhaustion of the bohemian idea's possibilities, as its originary vampiric excess and exuberance ends in self-contained...
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Novel (1 August 2017) 50 (2): 303–306.
Published: 01 August 2017
... gothic figures inserting older Anglo-Irish concerns into new fantasies of egalitarianism. “Like the tales of sinister uncles or vampires of the nineteenth-century Anglo-Irish gothic,” Davis argues, “Bowen's stories function as expressions of property-loss, class-leveling, and a coming redistribution of...
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Novel (1 May 2007) 41 (1): 154–157.
Published: 01 May 2007
... humanitarianism and smuggling philanthropic arguments into the leisure-time activity of novel reading" (17). Yet sentimentality comes to seem vampiric in her descriptions: "the sentimental could turn readers into affect junk- ies" as "the form's quest for new objects, for new scenes of suffering" keeps it...
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Novel (1 November 2016) 49 (3): 429–448.
Published: 01 November 2016
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Novel (1 November 2013) 46 (3): 345–363.
Published: 01 November 2013
... the Fiction of Octavia Butler: Slaves, Aliens, and Vampires . Lanham : Lexington , 2010 . Jacobs Harriet . Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl . 1861 . New York : Oxford UP , 1988 . Kenan Randall . “An Interview with Octavia E. Butler.” Callaloo 14 . 2 ( 1991 ): 495...
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Novel (1 May 2002) 36 (1): 119–125.
Published: 01 May 2002
... female mobility. Tuite denominates Sanditon as "seaside Gothic" (175); Lady Denham emerges as a "lesbian vampire" (174) in her "double depredations upon coastal real estate and young, vulnerable unmarried women" (175). Here her queer-theory reading is satisfyingly embedded in the detail of new...
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Novel (1 August 2009) 42 (2): 304–310.
Published: 01 August 2009
... orchestrates events—the vampire Dracula and the Jew maestro Svengali. Through their occult powers, they menace Western rule and exercise dominion over the weak. Among the latter are the English ingenues Lucy Westenra and Mina Murray of Dracula and the eponymous Irish grisette Trilby O’Ferrall who...
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Novel (1 November 2017) 50 (3): 426–435.
Published: 01 November 2017
...” and what we might call post-Tolkien secondary world making. On the one side, she writes, lie realist novels in which “variations on the desirable norms appear, of course, but they take the form, not of monsters or vampires or space aliens, but of people with character defects or strange noses. Ideas...
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Novel (1 May 2001) 35 (1): 104–124.
Published: 01 May 2001
... William fig- ures in literary history as one of the last and scariest exemplars of the lineage of vampire-like soul-destroyers, "those spectres who stand astride us and suck up half our life-blood, dominators and tyrants" (Dalloway 16-17), who emerge from Victorian fiction in a host of sinister...
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Novel (1 May 2015) 48 (1): 45–62.
Published: 01 May 2015
... analyzes: the exploitation of one human being by another” (58). This anxiety is best exemplified by The Sacred Fount , an experimental novella from 1901 in which the narrator becomes obsessed with proving his theory that a sort of sexual vampirism is being practiced by various couples at a weekend...
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Novel (1 May 2014) 47 (1): 132–148.
Published: 01 May 2014
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Novel (1 August 2003) 36 (2): 145–175.
Published: 01 August 2003
... Rise of Supernatural Fiction, 1762–1800 . Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1995 . Collings , David . “The Monster and the Imaginary Mother: A Lacanian Reading of Frankenstein.” Smith 245 –58. Copjec , Joan . “Vampires, Breast-Feeding, and Anxiety.” October No. 58 ( 1991 ): 24 –43...
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Novel (1 November 2003) 36 (3): 351–373.
Published: 01 November 2003
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Novel (1 November 2000) 33 (3): 353–376.
Published: 01 November 2000