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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2002) 48 (4): 427–460.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Meckier ina’s conversation with Fanny Crowne about irregularities in Bernard Marx’s sex life. The World Controller’s speech to the D.H.C.’s new stu­ dents about the splendors of the brave new world is undercut by Leni­ na’s growing dissatisfaction with promiscuity and Bernard’s penchant for...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2015) 61 (1): 63–91.
Published: 01 March 2015
... subjects that traditional elegy erases. By putting elegy into the mouth of a male character, Bernard, Woolf minimizes the risk of being taken for a writer of sentimental literature, the literary domain into which female writers were frequently shunted. Bernard’s elegy is shaped by a public school...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2010) 56 (1): 25–46.
Published: 01 March 2010
...- pears throughout The Waves in connection with grief and death. To pause on the stairs, as various characters in this novel do, is a metaphor for the melancholic refusal to move past the experience of loss. News of Percival’s death leaves Bernard suspended between sorrow and joy, standing on the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2018) 64 (4): 449–482.
Published: 01 December 2018
... the center of the theater of life. In Shame and Necessity Bernard Williams captures the radicalism of such resurgent “Greekness,” the way it commingles the immitigable and the unintelligible: Plato, Aristotle, Kant, Hegel are all on the same side, all believing in one way or another that the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2008) 54 (1): 105–114.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Rossetti, Bernard Shaw, Virginia Woolf, James Joyce, and Jean Rhys, Marshik offers incisive readings of both canoni­ cal and neglected texts, and reveals instances of artistic self-censorship through the review of manuscript materials. Drawing on Michael Levine’s Writing through Repression...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2009) 55 (4): 485–509.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Laura Otis Copyright © Hofstra University 2009 Monkey in the Mirror: The Science of Professor Higgins and Doctor Moreau Monkey in the Mirror: The Science of Professor Higgins and Doctor Moreau Laura Otis In 1916, when George Bernard Shaw published Pygmalion in book form, he...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2006) 52 (4): 443–473.
Published: 01 December 2006
... as revolutionary— George Bernard Shaw remarked in 1914 Twentieth-Century Literature 52.4 Winter 2006 443 Laura Frost that “The cinema is going to form the mind of EnglandThe cinema is a much more momentous invention than the printing press” (9)2— the coming o f sound was...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2014) 60 (4): 513–537.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., for instance, the reminiscences of the following friends, colleagues, and family in Audrey Coppard and Bernard Crick’s Orwell Remembered: Jacintha Buddicom (24), Christopher Hollis (38, 41), L. W. Marrison (66), Jane Morgan (87), Richard Peters (91), Rayner Heppenstall (107), Richard Rees (121...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2008) 54 (4): 514–525.
Published: 01 December 2008
... that such agreements are primarily a matter of reasoned argument. To recall an observation from Bernard Williams, whom Leys mentions in her discussions of shame, most people wouldn’t save their spouses from a sinking ship on the basis of reasons, but on ac­ count of deep attachments and...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2001) 47 (2): 241–267.
Published: 01 June 2001
... and pointless” (109), and an­ other, William Pritchard’s Wyndham Lewis, saw it as “the novelist’s last gesture in a blind alley” (114). The relative obscurity in which Snooty Baronet abides fell upon it as early as its original publication. Bradford Morrow and Bernard Lafour...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2016) 62 (2): 197–222.
Published: 01 June 2016
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2001) 47 (3): 391–406.
Published: 01 September 2001
... textual corollary in a subversive formal heterogeneity that includes a dog’s breakfast of literary genres and techniques including allegory, tract, autobiography, history, and the Kunstlerroman. As Bernard F. Dick has commented, Golding “approaches plot poetically, beginning with an...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2015) 61 (1): 118–127.
Published: 01 March 2015
... thinkers including Jacques Derrida, Bernard Crick, Andreas Michel, and Edmund Husserl (again, to name only a few), not so much to debate their definitions but rather to shift the conversation away from an essentializing question-and-definition dynamic. While criticizing the “blind spots, exclusions, and...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2016) 62 (3): 350–357.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Hynes’s The Auden Generation (1976) and Bernard Bergonzi’s Reading the Thirties (1978) have focused and undermining the narrative of a common experience of political engagement and disillusion. In many instances, though, even these accounts are informed by broader academic narratives that limit their...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2016) 62 (4): 455–462.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., meditations (which are interpretations of Stein’s work in relation to theory), and Stein’s lasting influence in the arts. For the most part, contributors stress context and relation rather than extended interpretations of particular texts. In an essay on Stein’s relationship to Bernard Faÿ and Elisabeth de...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2000) 46 (4): 387–395.
Published: 01 December 2000
... 30 years, by writers as diverse as John Updike, Bernard Malamud, Margaret Atwood, Thomas Pynchon, Marge Piercy, Gore Vidal, Don DeLillo, Paul Auster, and Michael Ondaatje has focused on some revelatory catastrophe whose traumatic force reshapes all that preceded it and all that follows...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2010) 56 (1): 92–98.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Private Life (1991) Robert Bernard Martin argued that Hopkins conceived a homoerotic passion for Bridges’s eccentric cousin Digby, and was devastated when the young man tragically drowned in 1867. Martin cited Hopkins’s confessors’ mandate no longer to meet with Digby in per- son as a sign of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2010) 56 (2): 269–276.
Published: 01 June 2010
... consisting of works by James Baldwin, John Updike, Bernard Malamud, Flannery O’Connor, Philip Roth, Truman Capote, Eudora Welty, Mary McCarthy, Ann Petry, Shirley Jackson, Grace Metalious, and Harper Lee (whose To Kill a Mockingbird is the “white liberal novel par excellence” [323]) as well as...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2011) 57 (1): 123–131.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Patterns of Childhood (1976) “looked at the sins of the Nazi era—including anti-Semitism, war crimes and to- talitarian rule” (95); and finally, more recent novels like Grass’s Crabwalk (2002) and Bernard Schlink’s The Reader (1995) “[turn] to the formerly taboo topic of Germans as victims of Nazism...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2014) 60 (2): 243–250.
Published: 01 June 2014
... York Times March 29, 1959. 5 June 2014. 249 Mark Whalan Bernard, Emily, ed. Remember Me to Harlem: The Letters of Langston Hughes and Carl Van Vechten. New York: Vintage, 2002. Edwards, Brent Hayes. “Langston Hughes and the Futures of Diaspora.” American Literary...