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Twentieth-Century Literature (2015) 61 (4): 436–459.
Published: 01 December 2015
... submergence and repression, and of Bishop’s characteristically subtle deployment of symbolic planes in her apparently realist work. Copyright © Hofstra University 2015 “A Drunkard” “A Cold Spring” Charles Baudelaire “Current Dreams” Elizabeth Bishop “Ideas of Order” Les Fleurs du mal maternal...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2012) 58 (1): 60–89.
Published: 01 March 2012
... as congenitally hot-tempered drunkards and brawlers or, in cartoons and illustrations through the 1910s, as Kerry Soper illustrates, were caricatured as “swarthy apes” and deemed racially inferior and “simian-like” (290). By the 1910s, Madison Grant conceded that Irish immigrants to the US were...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2009) 55 (3): 378–392.
Published: 01 September 2009
... husband and a pure, self-sacrificing wife, for Gerty’s own family is as far as can be imagined from attaining this ideal: her father is a drunkard who beats his wife and possibly his daughter too. Barred as she is from the pleasures of real-life wealth, harmony, and lovemaking, she resorts...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2000) 46 (3): 269–284.
Published: 01 September 2000
... crew of drunkards and sociopaths, hence a chain of command with ranks, rules, judgments, and punishments. Columbus’s sailors routinely threatened mutiny, and it was mainly his de­ ceit that kept them tractable, for example by telling them that they lacked sufficient provisions to return and had...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2002) 48 (4): 487–507.
Published: 01 December 2002
... to persuade women to vote for the school question. No one is in the least interested. Why do I do it? Why try to awaken people who don’t know whether they are awake or asleep?” And the staggering drunkards brought in to “vote against the ladies” at the New Jersey referendum on women’s suf­ frage...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2020) 66 (4): 463–484.
Published: 01 December 2020
...”; his fellow Futurist, Carlo Carrà, declared in “The Painting of Sounds, Noises and Smells” (1913) that the “Futurist sensibility” had broken violently with the “thin, faded” attempts of the Impressionists to represent sound on canvas, and he ordered his comrades to “paint, as drunkards sing and vomit...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2000) 46 (2): 125–149.
Published: 01 June 2000
...-American expatriate, unlicensed gynecologist, indefatigable drunkard, transvestite, swindler, liar. The conventional thumbnail character sketch that introduces Matthew in the novel points to his proclivity for the limelight as his distin­ guishing feature: “He was taking the part of host...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2005) 51 (4): 437–466.
Published: 01 December 2005