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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2010) 56 (2): 221–244.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Cornelius Collins Copyright © Hofstra University 2010 Doris Lessing’s Prophecies of Globalization “A Horizontal, Almost Nationless Organisation”: Doris Lessing’s Prophecies of Globalization Cornelius Collins In presenting the 2007 Nobel Prize in Literature to Doris Lessing, the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2012) 58 (2): 187–212.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Septimus; the hatred Clarissa experiences as a hoofed brute within herself; and the resemblance of the German outcast Doris Kilman to a “prehistoric monster” (123), for example. Through these and other unreconstructed images of “man” as the animal of the polis, Woolf unearths the very fan- tasy by...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2007) 53 (1): 23–39.
Published: 01 March 2007
... particularly important in the case o f groups or individuals from the metropolitan centers (such as Plunkett) attempt­ ing to establish alliances with subaltern groups. Any such decolonizing gesture in fact paves the way to neocolonial authoritarianism unless the metropolitan, in Doris...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2006) 52 (1): 96–105.
Published: 01 March 2006
... methodologies. In Lassner’s view, engaged and trenchant critiques of colonialism have been erased simply because they were made by white colonial women writers. She points to the cases of Doris Lessing and Nadine Gordimer to illustrate the marginalization experienced by white women colonial critics...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2011) 57 (1): 114–122.
Published: 01 March 2011
... the reputedly isolationist realms of American Studies. Seminal pieces such as Carolyn Porter’s “What We Know that We Don’t Know” and influential essays and collections by Donald Pease, José David Saldívar, Doris Sommer, Amy Kaplan, and John Carlos Rowe, among others, articulated the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2007) 53 (3): 248–272.
Published: 01 September 2007
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2007) 53 (3): 371–393.
Published: 01 September 2007
... f cultural products that focused on the nation’s past, from the increase in documentary films such as those by Ken Burns and the popularity o f books by historians such as Stephen Ambrose and the ubiquitous Doris Kearns Goodwin to war movies such as Saving Pri­ vate Ryan, The Thin Red Line...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2018) 64 (4): 483–503.
Published: 01 December 2018
... sublimely unknowable effaces the victims from history and glosses over the human cost of genocide. Indeed, this very elision is as much (and perhaps even more terribly) a way of smoothing these events into a meaningful narrative by means of abstraction as is beautifying them. As Dori Laub puts it, “the ‘not...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2001) 47 (3): 293–324.
Published: 01 September 2001
... speaker and listener at the time of the recounting. According to Holocaust survivor and psychoanalyst Dori Laub, the experience of the Holocaust in particular is one that could not be witnessed at the time of its unfolding because of the lack of any commensurable frame of refer­ ence through...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2013) 59 (2): 196–231.
Published: 01 June 2013
... hegemony at the expense of racialized, sexualized others. If, as Dori Laub argues, having no occasion to give voice to one’s traumatic past “is perhaps the true meaning of annihilation, for when one’s history is abolished, one’s identity ceases to exist, as well” (Truth 67), then Jerry’s silencing...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2003) 49 (4): 421–448.
Published: 01 December 2003
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2006) 52 (2): 199–230.
Published: 01 June 2006
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2006) 52 (3): 249–274.
Published: 01 September 2006
... considers these matters in the wider context of Hemingway’s entire career. 4. The early to mid-1990s witnessed an explosion of interdisciplinary interest in trauma. Critics such as Judith Herman, Shoshana Felman and Dori Laub, Cathy Caruth, Kali Tal, and Bessel A. van der Kolk and Onno van der Hart...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2014) 60 (2): 169–196.
Published: 01 June 2014
... administration’s pursuit of its Great Society reforms. In a 1970 interview with Doris Kearns Goodwin, Johnson noted, I knew from the start that I was bound to be crucified either way I moved. If I left the woman I really loved—the Great Society—in order to get involved with that bitch of a...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2000) 46 (4): 470–491.
Published: 01 December 2000
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2001) 47 (4): 467–509.
Published: 01 December 2001
... fron­ tiers. Rushdie’s reflection does not lead him to write about purely psy­ chological descents as, for example, Doris Lessing does in Briefing for a Descent into Hell. He is still, and has always been, a historical writer; as Michael Wood argues, Rushdie specializes in the “angled relation...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2003) 49 (4): 520–546.
Published: 01 December 2003
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2004) 50 (1): 59–87.
Published: 01 March 2004
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2018) 64 (1): 53–78.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Rachael Susanna, “Dorie, you had better think of your duty, woman” (160). The weight for Rachael Susanna takes a less literal form: just as the narrator endures the weight of the story, Rachael Susanna bears the burden of Andrew’s words. Duty and femininity are in close proximity here, bringing us back to...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2000) 46 (4): 405–433.
Published: 01 December 2000