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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2015) 61 (3): 417–423.
Published: 01 September 2015
...John Lowney Jazz Griots: Music as History in the 1960s African American Poem , by Marcoux Jean-Philippe . Lanham, MD : Lexington Books , 2012 . 233 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2015 In the introduction to this compelling account of 1960s African American jazz poetry...
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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...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2010) 56 (4): 437–461.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Amy Clukey Copyright © Hofstra University 2010 Modernist Cosmopolitanisms and Jean Rhys’s Quartet “No country really now”: Modernist Cosmopolitanisms and Jean Rhys’s Quartet Amy Clukey My father was Welsh—very. My mother’s family was Creole— what we call Creole. My...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2005) 51 (4): 437–466.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Maren Linett Copyright © Hofstra University 2005 m “ New Words, New Everything” : Fragmentation and Trauma in Jean Rhys Maren Linett Je a n Rhys’s novels present an intriguing case study for thinking about the status and meaning of fragmented text. With their polyvocal, nonlin­...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2017) 63 (4): 513–518.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Doreen Fowler Love and Narrative Form in Toni Morrison’s Later Novels , by Wyatt Jean . Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2017 . 246 pages. Copyright © 2017 Hofstra University 2017 Jean Wyatt’s Love and Narrative Form in Toni Morrison’s Later Novels is a much-needed...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2017) 63 (4): 475–498.
Published: 01 December 2017
...David Herd In August 1943, Marianne Moore delivered a lecture at the then displaced annual international symposium Entretiens de Pontigny. Hosted at Mount Holyoke College and convened by the exiled French philosopher Jean Wahl, “Pontigny-en-Amérique” was a highly charged occasion at which the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2014) 60 (1): 27–58.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Mary Jean Corbett © 2015 by Hofstra University 2014 Virginia Woolf and “The Third Generation” Virginia Woolf and “The Third Generation” Mary Jean Corbett The old are as mysterious as idols in a temple; we take off our shoes before we approach them. The whole of our...
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Marianne Moore at home, during a photo shoot for a feature in Life , 1953. Copyright Jean Bubley and Estate of Esther Bubley Marianne Moore at home, during a photo shoot for a feature in Life, 1953. Copyright Jean Bubley and Estate of Esther Bubley More
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2009) 55 (2): 145–174.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Gurdjieffian idealism, I contend that we misread Toomer’s career if we posit an abso- lute break between Cane and the later work.4 Following Toni Morrison’s insight that “race is unequivocally the overriding preoccupation of Jean Toomer’s life: not Blackness or even being a Negro, but having (or hav...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2015) 61 (2): 264–271.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Schreiner (South Africa), Sarojini Naidu (India), Sara Jeannette Duncan (Canada), Katherine Mansfield (New Zealand), Jean Rhys (Dominica), Una Marson (Jamaica), and Christina Stead (Australia)—raises provocative methodological questions as she gestures toward a more expansive understanding of literary...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2013) 59 (3): 520–527.
Published: 01 September 2013
... 1960s, when the press achieved its greatest success and notoriety as a publisher of avant-garde and obscene literature. Its authors, to name just a few, included Samuel Beckett, Henry Miller, Jean Genet, William Burroughs, Kenzaburō Ōe, Harold Pinter, and Frantz Fanon. Focusing on these two...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2012) 58 (3): 462–494.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Jennifer Gilchrist 2012 Jennifer Gilchrist Women, Slavery, and the Problem of Freedom in Wide Sargasso Sea Jennifer Gilchrist because I’m really a Savage Individualist. —Rhys (Letters 275) Jean Rhys’s presentation of the post...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2000) 46 (1): 115–124.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Gaillard Jr., Theodore L. “Hemingway’s Debt to Cézanne: New Perspectives.” 45.1 (1999): 65-78 Garvey, Johanna X. K. “City Limits: Reading Gender and Urban Space in Ulysses. ” 41.1 (1995): 108-23 Gaskell, Elizabeth. See Witkowsky Gass, William H. See Saltzman Genet, Jean. See Plotz Gerard...
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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 December 2011) 57 (3-4): 380–390.
Published: 01 December 2011
... we have it from Jean Baudrillard—that is, as the condition of simulacrum, a world of copies without originals. In this weightless world, humanity has been walled in by its representations, and its romantic self-projection into and onto the non-human landscape does not even need a durable...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2018) 64 (4): 511–517.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., or mother” (6) is the trait d’union that, in chapter 1, leads Vicks to discuss Martin Heidegger, Jean-Paul Sartre, and Derrida as the most prominent theorists of nothing in the twentieth century. The chapter opens with a fascinating history of zero as a mathematical concept and sign from the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2014) 60 (1): 119–127.
Published: 01 March 2014
... different ends. Kalliney explores the end, or future, of this period of collaboration and competition in the two closing chapters of Commonwealth of Letters. Chapter Seven, which I will discuss in more detail later, covers Jean Rhys’s transformation from a minor interwar modernist into a major...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2018) 64 (4): 449–482.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Idealist, Victorian, and twentieth-century battles over the interpretation of the Greeks. PMLA ’s recent special issue on tragedy, for example, opens by acknowledging such conflicting premises: “For those who are morally inclined,” Helene Foley and Jean Howard write, tragedy “demonstrates the punishment...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2015) 61 (1): 92–117.
Published: 01 March 2015
... publications in France. As Michael Syrotinski notes, it was Blanchot’s encounter with the conceptual crucible of terror—facilitated at first by his exposure to the publication of Jean Paulhan’s Flowers for Tarbes , or , Terror in Literature , as well to Jean Hyppolite’s Genesis and Structure of Hegel’s...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2014) 60 (4): 455–480.
Published: 01 December 2014
... projects funded by the Kennedy admin- istration; many of these projects included lawyers who offered pro bono services to needy clients. One of these lawyers was Jean Cahn, an African American Yale law graduate who participated in a short-lived Legal Aid program associated with Community Progress...