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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2016) 62 (2): 197–222.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Michelle N. Huang Readings of Catherine Barkley, the female protagonist of Ernest Hemingway’s A Farewell to Arms , have focused on her gender without fully considering her medical vocation. In contrast, this article foregrounds Catherine’s work as a Voluntary Aid Detachment (VAD) nurse through a...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2005) 51 (1): 64–97.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Catherine E. Paul Copyright © Hofstra University 2005 41 Italian Fascist Exhibitions and Ezra Pound’s Move to the Imperial Catherine E. Paul In or about May 1936, Ezra Pound’s method for teaching neophytes about culture changed. During the 1930s, he had become increasingly...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2000) 46 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Catherine Gunther Kodat Copyright © Hofstra University 2000 To “Flash White Light from Ebony”: The Problem of Modernism in Jean Toomer’s Cane Catherine Gunther Kodat The mirror stage is a drama whose internal thrust is precipitated from insufficiency...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2006) 52 (3): 249–274.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., Frederic Henry, describes the protracted labor of his partner, Catherine Barkley. When the attending physician recommends a cesarian section, Frederic anxiously inquires about the dangers associated with the proce­ dure. Assuring him that the risks should not exceed those associated with an...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2011) 57 (2): 148–179.
Published: 01 June 2011
...; David is a writer distracted by his wife’s exploration of masculinity, racialized fantasy, and lesbianism.2 Early in the narrative, Catherine surprises her husband with a haircut “cropped as short as a boy’s” (14) explaining “I’m a girl, But now I’m a boy too” (15). That night she goes...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2002) 48 (2): 215–238.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Protestant roots of the hero, Henry Tilney, are early estab­ lished when Catherine Morland imagines the abbey’s history: “a richly- endowed convent at the time of the Reformation [. . .] fallen into the hands of an ancestor of the Tilneys on its dissolution” (150). Famously led astray by the Romish...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2011) 57 (1): 70–85.
Published: 01 March 2011
... South Africa, in the 1980s and 1990s in particular, Coetzee was a controversial figure precisely because of the lack of—explicitly political—controversy of his work. Consequently, as Catherine Mills puts it in an essay on Life and Times of Michael K, he was often attacked “for his failure to...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2011) 57 (2): vii–xi.
Published: 01 June 2011
... gender dissidence may have offered Hemingway “jouissance” (25), I prefer to celebrate the more mundane, pleasure- driven voices of Hemingway’s male and female characters. In The Garden of Eden Catherine insists in a practical tone on her right to expand her gender repertoire: “I’m...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2011) 57 (1): 105–113.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Midwest as banal and culturally stifling.” Following Catherine Jurca, Giles reminds us that the spatial orthodoxies of interwar modernism “fed into 108 Review the idea . . . of the suburb as a bastion of conformity existing in a cultur- ally subordinate relationship to the intellectually...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2005) 51 (1): 114–122.
Published: 01 March 2005
... (2003) 12—31 Kodat, Catherine Gunther. “To ‘Flash White Light from Ebony’:The Problem of Modernism in Jean Toomer’s Cane.” 46.1 (2000): 1-19 Kot, Paula. “Speculation,Tourism, and The Professor’s House. ” 48.4 (2002): 393-426 Lewis, Wyndham. See Reynolds; Stanfield Literary theory...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2006) 52 (3): 347–351.
Published: 01 September 2006
... that his “manhood” was adequate and his account of overhearing Stein andToklas in some kind of lover’s play, but he misses moments such as Catherine Barkley in her nurse’s uniform and riding crop. Fantina notes its resemblance to classic masochistic fan­ tasy, but remarks: “It is impossible to...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2012) 58 (2): 349–354.
Published: 01 June 2012
... apparently out of heart and mind, Ernie wrote from a Milan hospital, “Mom I’m in love again” (136). This time it was Agnes von Kurowsky, a Red Cross nurse Ernie called “the Missis” (165) who would become the model for Luz in “A Very Short Story” (1924) and Catherine Barkley in A Farewell to Arms...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2012) 58 (4): 688–693.
Published: 01 December 2012
....” REAL 11 (1995): 207-28. Früchtl, Josef. The Impertinent Self. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2011. Gregg, Melissa and Gregory Seigworth, eds. The Affect Theory Reader. Durham: Duke UP, 2011. Löwy, Michael and Robert Sayre. Romanticism Against the Tide of Modernity. Trans. Catherine Porter...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2001) 47 (2): 169–196.
Published: 01 June 2001
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2007) 53 (4): 459–487.
Published: 01 December 2007
... adoption of Fletcherist mastication in the early 1900s). In her insightful reading of Washington Square—the only other text by James to feature a fat woman as its central character—Griffin links Catherine Slop- er’s bulk to James’s negotiation of his own weight issues and his parents’ desire for...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2001) 47 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 2001
... change is signaled by Beloved’s retreat. Morrison’s focus on the individual’s relation to the community is another way in which Beloved constitutes a radical reconceptualization o f the hysteric. Catherine Clément argues that the emphasis on individ­ ualism in Cixous’s conception of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2009) 55 (2): 232–254.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Wilde and Virginia Woolf. It is unlikely that he was unaware of her work, even more improbable that he was not exposed to the theories of psychological aesthetics. 12. See Catherine Anne Wiley and Stefano Evangelista. While both essays con- sider the body, they focus on identity formation and...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2012) 58 (4): 582–605.
Published: 01 December 2012
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2000) 46 (1): 100–114.
Published: 01 March 2000
... years old, and a writer now, and the war has been over for a long while” (36). Of course, this may be construed simply as a narrative pose. As Catherine Calloway has pointed out, substantial biographical details of the author dif­ fer from those of the narrator (250). Furthermore, in the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2015) 61 (1): 118–127.
Published: 01 March 2015
..., including Catherine Bell, George Moss, and Jan Koster—includes three main elements: it is, first, a formal, repetitive action that is, second, “essentially collective” and, third, requires a “special location” or sacred space (17). He argues that ritual’s iterability, community orientation, and literal...