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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2007) 53 (2): 93–124.
Published: 01 June 2007
... Love does in fact hold out hope for a rapprochement between the sciences and the humanities. 95 Jonathan Greenberg The infant s smile Enduring Love presents a troubled marriage of science and literature: Joe Rose, the narrator and a science journalist, is married—by common law only—to...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2007) 53 (2): vi–x.
Published: 01 June 2007
... novel to ad­ dress the problematic at hand but also what appears to be the perfect novel for doing so, because Enduring Love brings together a female literary critic (Clarissa Mellon) and a male writer of scientific journalism (Joe Rose) in a common-law marriage “going South” because of their...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2015) 61 (2): 147–172.
Published: 01 June 2015
...,” Mitchell-Kernan writes, and in all instances, “its art characteristics remain in the forefront,” so that signifying well earns esteem for artistic ingenuity, not descriptive accuracy (120). Defining signifying as “lying or putting someone down,” Bobby Seale offers the following example: “‘Joe said you were...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2008) 54 (2): 247–254.
Published: 01 June 2008
... cultural self-love. Hakutani does not sufficiently emphasize throughout his book the argu­ ment that modern African American identity reflects the consequence of tensions arising from negotiating claims that are personal and com­ munal. Whereas characters like Joe and Violet Trace experience the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2015) 61 (4): 433–435.
Published: 01 December 2015
... recent books are The Cambridge Introduction to Postmodernism (2015) and The Routledge Companion to Experimental Literature , edited with Joe Bray and Alison Gibbon (2012). A cofounder of Ohio State’s Project Narrative, which he directed in 2012–14, he is also a founding member and former president of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2018) 64 (4): 518–526.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., the veritable founder of comics journalism—is the Maltese American Joe Sacco, who writes about atrocities in Bosnia and Palestine. That Chute’s book was written with a popular audience in mind (it was published by HarperCollins) is part of its strength. Each chapter investigates its theme through...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2001) 47 (3): 355–373.
Published: 01 September 2001
... evolved and widened over the course of the trilogy. Beloved and Jazz are principally concerned with the process of the individual reconstitution of the self, most notably for the characters of Sethe, Paul D, and Violet and Joe Trace. In Paradise, Mor­ rison no longer concentrates on the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2008) 54 (4): 419–447.
Published: 01 December 2008
.... In one telling instance in The 42nd Parallel, the Merchant Marine Joe Williams knows that his sister Janey “works for J. Ward Moorehouse, the public relations counsel, you know he does propaganda for the Morgans and the Rockefellers He runs pro-war stuff through a feature syndicate. And...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2015) 61 (1): 138–145.
Published: 01 March 2015
... vulgarity present in comics has found acceptance thanks to the contemporary pervasiveness of polyvocality, of “using two different languages” (29). Other “public conversations” reprinted include Joe Sacco on his work as the leading comics journalist, Aline Kominsky–Crumb on the trajectory of her career...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2009) 55 (2): 232–254.
Published: 01 June 2009
... gendered dynamics rather than kinesthetics. 13. The relationship between Lee and Anstruther-Thomson is discussed by Vineta Colby (155). Lee and Anstruther-Thomson’s jointly authored essay “Beauty and Ugliness” (1897) was later included in Lee’s book of the same title. 14. See Joe Briggs. 15...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2006) 52 (3): 330–346.
Published: 01 September 2006
... man Mike (Joe Mantegna) tantalizes the psychiatrist Margaret Ford (Lindsay Crouse) with the notion of the “tell,” a physical tic that suppos­ edly reveals when a card player is bluffing (15). Similarly, in the 1994 play The Cryptogram, Del, who has deceived the other two characters, declares...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2014) 60 (2): 222–242.
Published: 01 June 2014
... largely overlooks the political dimen- sions of space as containers for memory, narrative, and history, houses are nonetheless intrinsically political. Examining public policy and housing in postwar Britain, Joe Moran thus articulates the political dimensions of Bachelard’s work. The abstract...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2016) 62 (3): 309–336.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Joe Strummer’s voice, merging with the noise of the surveillance helicopter and the blood on the surrender-white sheets ensconcing Tony in the final moments, another emblem of privacy violated, underlines the totalizing presence and inescapability of law enforcement. Filmed throughout the scene from...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2000) 46 (2): 214–237.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Browne in his “flannel vest, which was grimy with little rolls of dirt,” to see “the narrow room” and on the wall, “framed pictures of Joe Louis, Jesse Owen, Haile Selassie and Jesus” (148-49). When Browne’s father calls to his son elsewhere in the house, Singh hears the son mutter something...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2007) 53 (4): 442–458.
Published: 01 December 2007
.... No performer himself, but an informed enthusiast who carries his learning with grace, Bloom listens to the sing­ ing and conversation, and mulls over the various functions of art. With a critical searchlight, he blasts the sentimental glow of Richie Goulding’s reminiscence about Joe Maas’s...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2003) 49 (2): 246–275.
Published: 01 June 2003
...” (29). Joe Pellegrino, the only critic I’ve encountered who uses the term “proleptic ele­ gy,” discusses a version of the phenomenon in Seamus Heaney’s poems for his father. 5. From Dylan Thomas’s “I Have Longed to Move Away.” 6. The inspiration for this wording is Dylan Thomas’s antielegy “A...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2006) 52 (4): 443–473.
Published: 01 December 2006
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2019) 65 (1-2): 43–70.
Published: 01 March 2019
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2012) 58 (2): 238–266.
Published: 01 June 2012
... public pulpit does not yet exist. Nanny’s “text” can’t be heard because there is no public political sphere in which either she or her daughter could be heard—a situation that Janie begins to address by finding a place to be “heard” within the public space of Joe’s store. The scene in which Janie...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2013) 59 (3): 414–440.
Published: 01 September 2013
... in Waugh’s joking 417 Ian Scott Todd about corpses in The Loved One the seeds of Joe Orton’s Loot (1966), with its farcical treatment of dead bodies at a funeral parlor; the banal domes- tic murders of Roald Dahl’s best tales, such as “Lamb to the Slaughter” (1953); and the morbid, sad...