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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2000) 46 (3): 311–327.
Published: 01 September 2000
...James R. Baker Copyright © Hofstra University 2001 Golding and Huxley: The Fables of Demonic Possession Jam es R. Baker urely we have heard enough about William Golding’s Lord of the Flies. Published in 1954, it rapidly gained popularity in England, then...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2002) 48 (4): 427–460.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Jerome Meckier Copyright © Hofstra University 2002 Aldous Huxley’s Americanization o f the Brave New World Typescript Jerome Meckier hen Aldous Huxley revised the Brave New World typescript1 be­ tween 27 May and 24 August 1931, he strove to Americanize his dysto­ pia. His...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2006) 52 (4): 443–473.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Laura Frost Copyright © Hofstra University 2006 Huxley’s Feelies: The Cinema of Sensation in Brave New World Laura Frost “JL T have just been, for the first time, to see and hear a picture talk,” Aldous Huxley writes in a 1929 essay called “Silence Is Golden” (Essays...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2016) 62 (4): 403–428.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Daniel Aureliano Newman This essay links anachrony in Aldous Huxley’s bildungsroman Eyeless in Gaza to the biological phenomenon of heterochrony (changes in the schedule and tempo of developmental processes, resulting in evolutionary novelty). Highlighting implicit correspondences between Bildung...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2009) 55 (4): 572–596.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Keith Leslie Johnson Copyright © Hofstra University 2009 Keith Leslie Johnson Darwin’s Bulldog and Huxley’s Ape Keith Leslie Johnson One of the initial difficulties in assessing the impact of a figure like Darwin on literary history is determining to what extent his influence...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2001) 47 (3): 407–430.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Angeles. Aldous Huxley does it too, in his Hollywood novel After Many a Summer Dies the Swan (1939). On first arriving in L.A., his main character, the British scholar Jeremy Pordage, is taken to a cemetery, the Beverly Pan­ theon (based on Forest Lawn), where he encounters The Tiny...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2006) 52 (1): 96–105.
Published: 01 March 2006
... of Elspeth Huxley, and the fourth chapter treats two Caribbean islands: Dominica through the work of Phyllis Shand Allfrey, and Jamaica through the work of Phyllis Bottome. This brings us to this study’s second major divergence from tradi­ tional postcolonial theoretical methodologies. In...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2012) 58 (2): 187–212.
Published: 01 June 2012
... science that occasioned it: “possibly she said to her- self, As we are a doomed race, chained to a sinking ship (her favorite reading as a girl was Huxley and Tyndall, and they were fond of these nautical metaphors), as the whole thing is a bad joke, let us, at any rate, do our part; mitigate the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2013) 59 (3): 414–440.
Published: 01 September 2013
... things happening without bestirring itself to think” (33). Aldous Huxley similarly complained in 1928 about what he called “the Behaviorist method” in films made up of “significant close-ups of faces, hands, or even feet moving under the stress of emotion”: In the hands of unimaginative...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2009) 55 (4): 485–509.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Harkness’s In Darkest London reflects, “Very rightly does Professor Huxley say that it is better to be born a savage in some heathen land than a slummer in Christian England” (196). According to a cultural tradition that preceded Darwin, the move from savage to beast was just one step down, a...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2005) 51 (1): 114–122.
Published: 01 March 2005
..., Ted. See Loizeaux Huxley, Aldous. See Baker; Meckier Ibsen, Henrik. See Fuchs Irigaray, Luce. See Dellamora Ishiguro, Kazuo. See McCombe Jacobs, Joshua. “Joyce’s Epiphanie Mode: Material Language and the Represen­ tation of Sexuality in Stephen Hero and Portrait.” 46.1 (2000...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2009) 55 (4): 634–639.
Published: 01 December 2009
.... Some of the most valuable moments in the book occur when Glen- dening traces the tensions between competing late-Victorian evolution- ary theories in the novels. These include the writings of Charles Lyell, Robert Chambers, T. H. Huxley, and Jean-Baptiste Lamarck. His study of The Island of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2009) 55 (4): 423–444.
Published: 01 December 2009
... the twentieth century (and then some) from fin-de-siècle essays by W. E. B. Du Bois and T. H. Huxley to a novel of J. M. Coetzee published at the century’s close. They consider literature that is lyric and satiric, realist and fantastic, argumentative and parabolic. They address issues of race...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2009) 55 (4): 640–644.
Published: 01 December 2009
... differences as differences in levels of evolutionary development. Even Darwin’s close friends and relatives were involved in these projects (both Thomas Huxley and Darwin’s cousin Francis Galton, to different degrees), but Darwin’s Expression of Emotions argued for the universality of human expression...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2000) 46 (1): 115–124.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Relationship between E. M. Forster’s Howards End and Virginia Woolf’s The Waves. ” 45.1 (1999): 46-64 Holmes, Catherine D. “Jim Burden’s Lost World: Exile in My Antonia. ” 45.3 (1999): 336-46 Hughes, Ted. See Bentley; Eddins Huxley, Aldous. See Paulsell Ishiguro, Kazuo. Seejanik...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2004) 50 (3): 283–316.
Published: 01 September 2004
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2007) 53 (1): 79–87.
Published: 01 March 2007
... important meditation on miniatures and her own miniaturist inclinations; according to Brett Millier, Bishop for many years considered it “the finest page of prose she had written” (389). The second essay, “A New Capital, Aldous Huxley, and Some Indians,” a 47-page typed travelogue...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2012) 58 (1): 26–59.
Published: 01 March 2012
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2004) 50 (4): 394–420.
Published: 01 December 2004
... flustered and fatigued, her breath filling the air with ether (qtd. in Seymore-Jones 474).10 Aldous Huxley, who first met Vivienne in 1917, flatly reports: “Vivienne was an ether ad­ dict. Her face was mottled like ecchymotic spots, and the house smelled like a hospital” (qtd. in Craft 32). Even...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2018) 64 (4): 449–482.
Published: 01 December 2018