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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 442–459.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Ezra Dan Feldman Abstract The form and formlessness of histories, regions, races, ballads, fictions, lists, characters, and mountains are among the topics of concern in Colson Whitehead's John Henry Days , and they pose a real challenge to conveying what this novel is like. Caroline Levine's Forms...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 148–156.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Jeffrey Allen Tucker Colson Whitehead's The Intuitionist (1999) tells the story of a black female elevator inspector who “intuits” the machines' safety. The protagonist searches for both those responsible for the apparent sabotage of an elevator for which she was responsible and the blueprints...
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Novel (2017) 50 (3): 397–408.
Published: 01 November 2017
... like, I outline a theory of the critique immanent to the literary form of the novel itself, and I conclude with a brief reading of a recent novel as critique, Colson Whitehead's The Underground Railroad . Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 critique dialectic postcritique Marxism...
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Novel (2011) 44 (1): 144–148.
Published: 01 May 2011
... the Measure of the Black Atlantic.” States of Emergency: The Object of American Studies . Chapel Hill : U of North Carolina P , 2009 . 116 – 23 . Whitehead Colson . “The Year of Living Postracially.” New York Times 7 Nov. 2009 < http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/04/opinion...
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Novel (2017) 50 (3): 365–374.
Published: 01 November 2017
..., Gerald Vizenor, Colson Whitehead, and Karen Tei Yamashita. Literary criticism was initially slow to keep pace with the shift in protocols of racial representation, due to the lingering power of the paradigm of corrective mimesis. Although critics widely noted the explosion of speculative and fabulist...
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Novel (2019) 52 (2): 343–346.
Published: 01 August 2019
... through five distinct forms of genre fiction: the novel of manners, the noir film, the detective novel, the Western film, and postapocalyptic novels. Works by Bret Easton Ellis, Zadie Smith, Vikram Chandra, Michael Chabon, China Miéville, Colson Whitehead, and Cormac McCarthy, among others, populate...
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Novel (2001) 35 (1): 5–23.
Published: 01 May 2001
... . Turner , Cheryl . Living By the Pen: Women Writers in the Eighteenth Century . London: Routledge, 1992 . Whitehead , William . A Trip to Scotland . London: J. Dodsley, 1770 . Wordsworth , Dorothy . Recollections of a tour made in Scotland .New Haven: Yale UP, 1997...
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Novel (2017) 50 (3): 388–396.
Published: 01 November 2017
... by climate change ( Flood of Fire ; Great Derangement ). In another direction, Colson Whitehead recombines the shared genetic code of science fiction and the historical novel in The Underground Railroad , taking up a countertradition initiated nearly four decades ago by Octavia Butler. In Butler's...
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Novel (2000) 33 (2): 235–252.
Published: 01 August 2000
...: Channel 4 Books, 1999 . Britain’s Slave Trade. Prod. Trevor Phillips and Phillip Whitehead. Made by Pepper Productions and Brook Lapwing for Channel 4. Broadcast October 3,10,17, 24, 1999. Radio Times, 2–8 May 1998. Radio Times, 18–24 April 1998. Radway , Janice . Reading the Romance...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 145–149.
Published: 01 May 2019
... accommodate authors like Colson Whitehead and Paul Beatty. In terms of its critical engagements, several of its most provocative remain implicit. For instance, although this book could readily be seen as part of the “temporal turn,” it does not position itself in that way. Similarly, there is no overt...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 386–405.
Published: 01 November 2019
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Novel (2012) 45 (2): 165–183.
Published: 01 August 2012
... reference point for literary fiction—as recent novels by Colson Whitehead, Kazuo Ishiguro, and Julian Barnes attest—a more experimental prose style has in turn been reappropriated by “genre” writers like Richard Price and David Peace. And such crossings of high and low are hardly...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 197–205.
Published: 01 May 2010
... The Last Chronicle of Barset, I: 268 White, Gilbert The Prime Minister, I: 268 The Natural History and Antiquities of The Small House at Allington, I: 268 Selborne, II: 460 The Way We Live Now, I: 297 Whitehead, Colson Tutuola, Amos...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 406–424.
Published: 01 November 2019
... fiction still has its skeptics, although more so-called literary writers have coopted the genre. Cormac McCarthy, Colson Whitehead, and Emily St. John Mandel have borrowed the tropes of dystopian futures, and perhaps as a result of this appropriation speculative fiction now feels like a tired...
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Novel (2012) 45 (1): 94–110.
Published: 01 May 2012
... to speak are Gertrude Stein, Pablo Picasso, and Alfred Whitehead. I have met many important people, I have met several great people but I have only known three first class geniuses and in each case on sight within me something rang. In no one of the three cases have I been...
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Novel (2016) 49 (1): 26–48.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of a process, as Whitehead would say, unobservable up close” (157). Merleau-Ponty refers to an experiment conducted by Albert Michotte in La perception de la causalité (1954), a “duck test” of sorts in which moving traits projected on a screen give “the characteristic impression of life, whatever...
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Novel (2018) 51 (3): 502–524.
Published: 01 November 2018
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Novel (2016) 49 (2): 316–342.
Published: 01 August 2016