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Twentieth-Century Literature (2007) 53 (3): 298–326.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Sean McCann Copyright © Hofstra University 2007 HI Training and Vision: Roth, DeLillo, Banks, Peck, and the Postmodern Aesthetics of Vocation Sean M cCann W hat is hastily called deconstruction as such is never a technical set o f discursive procedures, still...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2009) 55 (4): 634–639.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Vanessa L. Ryan The Evolutionary Imagination in Late-Victorian Novels: An Entangled Bank , by Glendening John , Aldershot : Ashgate Publishing Ltd. , 2007 . 225 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2009 Vanessa L. Ryan Revisiting Evolution in 1890s Fiction The...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2013) 59 (4): 681–689.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., Russell Banks, and Jonathan 682 Review Franzen—suffers his own brand of spatial or regional angst, which is put in the service of literary experiments that generate interesting variants of the regional cosmopolitan ideal to which Arthur subscribes. Violet America is a peculiar work in the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2018) 64 (3): 347–370.
Published: 01 September 2018
... nod to the decidedly British nature of the family’s anxiety is thus strongly enhanced by the Highland setting: “For there was in all their minds a mute questioning of deference and chivalry, of the Bank of England and the Indian Empire, of ringed fingers and lace, though to them all there was...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2009) 55 (1): 36–57.
Published: 01 March 2009
... syntax,” she “everywhere scoops up large bucketfuls of physical-metaphysical overlappings” (236). For Susan McCabe, in Gra­ ham’s poetry “identity loses its banks” (188); she offers us “poems of subtraction—the radical removal of stable moorings.” And as Forrest 39 Ben Leubner...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2003) 49 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 2003
... attraction and repulsion across a charged field of difference. While this special issue of Twentieth-Century Literature will naturally address the extremes of this cultural Left and Right Bank, its real subject Twentieth-Century Literature 49.1 Spring 2003 1 John Engle is, of course, le Pont...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2011) 57 (3-4): 516–538.
Published: 01 December 2011
... national allegory is also proving an attractive genre to authors whose life stories have not personally been altered by migration and/or exile. Recent international fiction including Russell Banks’s The Darling (2004), Edie Meidav’s The Far Field (2002), Lily Tuck’s The News from Para- guay (2004...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2017) 63 (4): 427–450.
Published: 01 December 2017
.... Just as I have credit at the Albergo Rapallo. Can eat for three months without paying. I don’t have to go to bank, borrow money, pay interest on it in order to lunch and dine [hand-written] usury when yew git that thaaat last sentence/ you’ll be a long way to understanding why hoover is a hog...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2002) 48 (4): 461–486.
Published: 01 December 2002
... eyes closed back on Sandymount Strand, though, Stephen imagines the “space of time” and the “short times of space,” and, as he envisions himself toppling over an eroded edge of the bank, he sees himself in his mind’s eye as an object falling through space (nebeneinander). As a modern artist...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (2): vi–x.
Published: 01 June 2010
... pointing us to the experience of various characters in other Woolf novels: Rachel Vinrace, Jacob Flanders, Clarissa Dalloway, Mr. Ramsay, Mr. Bankes, Charles Tans- ley. Orlando, however, is seen as free of such constraints, yet his/her story too demonstrates clearly both that gender is socially con...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (2): 221–244.
Published: 01 June 2010
... wasteland of urban poverty shaped by the “brutal tectonics of neoliberal globaliza- tion,” as former Third-World societies adjust to IMF and World Bank economic restructuring programs (23). This gradualist vision of disintegra- tion—not a sudden cataclysm but a long darkness of steadily encroaching...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (3): 422–427.
Published: 01 September 2010
... is how much its topic resonated with the difficult duties that awaited whoever the new president would turn out to be. For the latter, the im- mediate tasks were fairly obvious, regardless of who won the election. Banks and investment firms had to be stabilized, lending needed to flow again...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2001) 47 (1): 92–113.
Published: 01 March 2001
..., Fossalta had retrau­ matized him, and now the wound had been reopened. His joy in the fishing had gone; his anxiety was back. When he returned to the stream, he fished timidly. He did not fish “the turns of the bank and the deep holes” he had fished in “Now I Lay Me” (276...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2008) 54 (1): 115–127.
Published: 01 March 2008
... and structural principles that sustain the modern economy at large” (72). In short, Eliot is complicit. 122 Review I very much like the way Coméntale reads The Waste Land through Eliot’s Protestantism and work in Lloyd’s Bank. This may sound like Weber at a poetry reading, but actually...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2011) 57 (2): 224–254.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Edwardian middle class with a healthy balance at the Ulster Bank and a £900 Canadian Government bond (17.1864), a number of moments in the text reveal that he has suffered 226 Political Economy, Tourism, and the Future of Ireland in Joyce’s Ulysses significant financial hardship in his past...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (2): 131–167.
Published: 01 June 2010
... of Mrs. Dalloway; Mr. Bankes, Mr. Ramsay, and Charles Tansley of To the Lighthouse. What people do with their bodies in respect to fulfilling (or not) their desires depends on socially constituted realities differing by geographical locale, historical moment, economic resources, social...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2014) 60 (1): 79–98.
Published: 01 March 2014
... for the vice-presidency of a local bank. Doing some genealogical research for his father, however, he accidentally discovers that he is one-thirty-second part black. This family secret eventually comes out and, because of this “one drop” of blackness, he “becomes” black and suffers all of the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2001) 47 (2): 217–240.
Published: 01 June 2001
... volume is pre­ vented entrance to our shores): I tried to read it in 1923 when it had just come out but could not get far into it. Last summer, however, I had to read it— in preparation for this trial. And while lecturing in the Unitarian Church in Nantucket on the bank...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2001) 47 (3): 407–430.
Published: 01 September 2001
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (3): 341–370.
Published: 01 September 2010
... it. It is down in black and white on a piece of parch- ment duly reposing in Coutts bank.6 Moore evidently doubted Bryher’s description of the case, and showed the letter to her brother Warner. On 23 January he wrote to Moore, advising her to “accept [Bryher’s] statements as true and...