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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2001) 47 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Emma Parker Copyright © Hofstra University 2001 A New Hystery: History and Hysteria in Toni Morrison’s Beloved Emma Parker I n “The Laugh of the Medusa” (1981), Hélène Cixous states that “The new history is coming” (253), and with Toni Morrison’s Beloved (1987) it...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2001) 47 (3): 355–373.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Rob Davidson Copyright © Hofstra University 2002 m Racial Stock and 8-Rocks: Communal Historiography in Toni Morrison’s Paradise Rob Davidson There is no document of civilization which is not at the same time a document of barbarism...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2013) 59 (1): 104–125.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Lisa A. Long Copyright © Hofstra University 2013 Lisa A. Long A New Midwesternism in Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye by Lisa A. Long Whether it is a hated sofa, a violent summer storm, or a crack in the sidewalk, the vivid images in Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye (1970...
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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 September 2004) 50 (3): 317–318.
Published: 01 September 2004
..., Maine: National Poetry Foundation, 2001.272 pages Steven Yao In the early 1990s, writers and scholars such as Toni Morrison and Mi­ chael North broke from established modes of African-American liter­ ary criticism. During the previous decade, Henry Louis Gates Jr. and...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2008) 54 (2): 247–254.
Published: 01 June 2008
... crossings of Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, James Baldwin,Toni Morrison, Alice Walker, Sonia Sanchez, and James Emanuel, and offers commentary on artistic creation realized in a theater of integration and variance. According to Hakutani, works by these African American modernists and postmodernists...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2012) 58 (1): 159–168.
Published: 01 March 2012
... same confidence she displays when recontextualizing the New Critics or noting a renewed interest in the literariness of the Bible in the 1970s and 1980s; she offers similarly nuanced readings of writers such as J. D. Salinger, Allen Ginsberg, Cormac McCarthy, Toni Morrison, and Marilynne...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2015) 61 (4): 519–527.
Published: 01 December 2015
... stories should be expected, given the disparate statuses of the Holocaust and the Cambodian genocide vis-à-vis both state-sanctioned justice and legitimated memory. As Naomi Mandel points out in her article on Toni Morrison’s Beloved , knowledge about the Holocaust, which occupies a central place in the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2004) 50 (3): 318–324.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... Gettin’ You Offn th’ Groun Ezra Pound and African-American Modernism edited by Michael Coyle Orono, Maine: National Poetry Foundation, 2001.272 pages Steven Yao In the early 1990s, writers and scholars such as Toni Morrison and Mi­ chael North broke from established modes of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2009) 55 (3): 416–422.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Roth’s American Pastoral, and Toni Morrison’s Paradise, all of which were published, remarkably, in 1997. (Another of Cohen’s texts, Don DeLillo’s Underworld, was also published in that year, marking perhaps a high-water mark for American fiction of the 1990s.) This coincidence might be...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2011) 57 (3-4): 364–371.
Published: 01 December 2011
... withdrawal from the social and cultural main- stream to the rise of the postmodern politics of difference, asserting that the only American novelists who exert cultural influence in the world beyond the academy are women of color such as Louise Erdrich, Toni Morrison, and Amy Tan. The social authority...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2005) 51 (1): 114–122.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Cuda, Anthony. “T. S. Eliot’s Etherized Patient.” 50.4 (2004): 394-420 D avidson, Rob. “Racial Stock and 8-Rocks: Communal Historiography in Toni Morrison’s Paradise.” 47.3 (2001): 355-373 Dellamora, Richard. “Apocalyptic Irigaray.” 46.4 (2000): 492—512 Diver, Maud. See Mijares 115...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2000) 46 (1): 115–124.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Paniccia. “Models of Memory and Romance: The Dual Endings of Toni Morrison’s Beloved.” 45.4 (1999): 401-27 Casey, Janet Galligani. “Historicizing the Female in U.S.A.: Re-Visions of Dos Passos’s Trilogy.” 41.3 (1995): 249-64 Cather, Willa. See Holmes Cendrars, Blaise. See Dow Cézanne...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2005) 51 (1): 98–104.
Published: 01 March 2005
... of parallels. When he argues that disparate phenomena “belong to the same forma­ tion,” as he says the work of Samuel Huntington and Toni Morrison do, as do the “commitment to the materiality of the text” and the “commitment to the primacy of identity” (13), he is practicing what might be...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2013) 59 (1): 174–180.
Published: 01 March 2013
...-segregation narrative.” Norman’s study spans the period from Lorraine Hansberry’s nascent civil rights period play A Raisin in the Sun (1959) through Toni Morrison’s late civil rights movement novel The Bluest Eye (1970) to Spike Lee’s post-civil rights film Bamboozled (2000) and Suzan-Lori Parks’s...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2000) 46 (4): 387–395.
Published: 01 December 2000
...), says a character in Toni Morrison’s Beloved, referring to Sweet Home, the plantation where he had been a slave. “But it was where we were,” another responds, “all together. Comes back whether we want it to or not.” Destroying the old and creating the new in works by writers like Morrison...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2018) 64 (4): 518–526.
Published: 01 December 2018
... the works of artists like Grant Morrison, Joss Whedon, Garth Ennis, and Robert Kirkman. 1 Pizzino shows convincingly how Miller confronts directly the stereotypes of “dangerous” comics outlined in Wertham’s Seduction of the Innocent , especially crime comics, which were subjected to broad...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2011) 57 (1): 105–113.
Published: 01 March 2011
... final third of the book, Giles explores the way two genera- tions of contemporary fiction writers have handled this legacy of spatial hierarchies. Giles compares how these two generations—represented by Philip Roth, Toni Morrison, Don DeLillo, and John Updike on one hand, and David Foster Wallace...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2004) 50 (3): 331–335.
Published: 01 September 2004
... to find courses on the works of Toni Morrison or Virginia Woolf. In the words of Nathan Glazer, truly we are all multicultural now. Unfortunately it’s not that simple. In The Romance of Authenticity: The Cultural Politics of Regional and Ethnic Literatures, Jeff Karem...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2007) 53 (3): 406–413.
Published: 01 September 2007
... interactions. Perhaps a more modest title limiting itself to a comparative study between Chicano and Jewish traditions w ould have provided sharper focus to the study. However, its consideration o f impor­ tant exponents of ethnic writing such as R oth, Ozick, Kushner, Morrison, Morales, Moraga, and...