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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2001) 47 (1): 92–113.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Howard L. Hannum Copyright © Hofstra University 2001 “Scared sick looking at it” : A Reading of Nick Adams in the Published Stories Howard L. Hannum J^ T ick Adams, like Huck Finn, Jay Gatsby, or any other major charac­ ter in American literature, is entitled to a life...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2011) 57 (2): 277–284.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Nick Halpern Elizabeth Bishop’s Poetics of Description , by Pickard Zachariah , McGill-Queen’s University Press , 2009 . 212 pages. A Poet’s High Argument: Elizabeth Bishop and Christianity , by Corelle Laurel Snow , University of South Carolina Press , 2008 . 139 pages...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2000) 46 (1): 34–55.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Nick Montgomery Copyright © Hofstra University 2000 Colonial Rhetoric and the Maternal Voice: Deconstruction and Disengagement in Virginia Woolfs The Voyage Out Nick Montgomery t the heart of Virginia Woolf s The Voyage Out is a...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2007) 53 (2): 153–181.
Published: 01 June 2007
... deeply troubled about the positivism underlying what Nick calls Gatsby’s “appalling sentimental­ ity” (118), remaining ambivalent about both what Gatsby has done with the sentimental category of “America” and how Nick responds to it, and illustrating a longing for the imaginative and ideological...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2011) 57 (3-4): 492–515.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Nick Guest does happen to be invited to the informal gatherings of the Conservative Party inner-circle, as Gerald Fedden, the father of Nick’s friend from Oxford, starts to in- gratiate himself with his Westminster allies. Although he hosts recitals and dinners in drawing rooms decorated with...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2010) 56 (4): 559–566.
Published: 01 December 2010
... immediacy by removing the narrator from sight and allowing readers to pick up the impressionistic details” Hemingway lays out for them (89). Through brilliant analysis of Nick Adams as focalizer, Lamb shows how “Indian Camp” became Heming- way’s first story masterpiece. In his equally incisive...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2012) 58 (2): 349–354.
Published: 01 June 2012
...). “Deare old Butstein,” Wemedge writes to Kate Smith, who appears in the posthumously published “Summer People” as the sexual partner of Nick Adams (also called “Wemedge” in that story), “wish to hell you were here” (325). These early letters reveal Hemingway’s deep, heart-felt affection for...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2001) 47 (1): 72–91.
Published: 01 March 2001
... major pattern o f allusion. Philip Young long ago pointed out that a certain bend in the river in “Big Two-Hearted River” reminds Nick o f the place in Italy where he had been wounded (47,53).1 Similarly, readers have noted in The Sun Abo Rises, as matters of imagery and action...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2005) 51 (1): 114–122.
Published: 01 March 2005
... 47.3 (2001): 374-390 Hannum, Howard LScared sick looking at it’:A Reading of Nick Adams in the Published Stories.” 47.1 (2001): 92—113 Hays,Tony. See Durham Heaney, Seamus. See Boly Heffernan,Teresa. “Apocalyptic Narratives: The Nation in Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2002) 48 (4): 363–392.
Published: 01 December 2002
... unpredictable power relationship, one with po­ tential benefits and potential perils for both benefactor and recipient. As Wilson has noted (178), Nick Greene is the focus of much of 365 Patrick Collier Orlando’s inquiry into privacy, publicity, and professionalism, and he first appears as...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2012) 58 (2): 333–340.
Published: 01 June 2012
... from its own causal predictabilities” (114).1 These resonances are not accidental: Seitler in fact refers to Grosz at several points. But while Grosz, in her book The Nick of Time: Politics, Evolution, and the Untimely, concerns herself to a large extent with the question of futurity and the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2012) 58 (3): 532–539.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Levin, and Angus Fletcher than with the historical context of Roy Harvey Pearce’s The Continuity of American Poetry, the economic preoccupations of Frank Lentricchia’s Modernist Quartet, or the cultural concerns of Liesl Olson or Nick Halp- ern. Phillips draws on Vernon Shetley’s triangulation of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2007) 53 (4): 535–539.
Published: 01 December 2007
... allow all connections even as it exposes the perils of system building. This novel, he suggests, turns readers into waste managers (like protagonist Nick Shay) who must constantly “recycle” evidence drawn both from the text and from our own experience. He then presents an intriguing analysis...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2018) 64 (4): 518–526.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., when Fun Home , the most recent book that appears as a case study, was published. How would a comics artist like Nick Drnaso, author of the highly acclaimed Beverly (2016), who was four years old when Maus won a Pulitzer prize, respond to the question of cultural illegitimacy? More damningly...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2008) 54 (1): 75–96.
Published: 01 March 2008
... question, indeed, threatens to be Henry Perowne’s personal 9/11, bringing with it a convulsive disruption of his domestic space. Such a development has precedents in McEwan’s earlier fiction; as Nick Rennison has written, “One of McEwan’s persistent themes is the intrusion of brutal, inescapable...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2015) 61 (3): 373–391.
Published: 01 September 2015
... resistance to difference that sits awkwardly with the cosmopolitan elements of Armed with Madness . This is evident in Death of Felicity Taverner ’s reactionary rhetoric toward Nick Kralin, a Russian-Jewish property developer who is disdainfully described as “a wolf that tried to turn house-dog, and became...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2016) 62 (1): 32–55.
Published: 01 March 2016
... discussion of Buddhist philosophy as part of his reading of Cobra , and because the ambitious scope of his work—to redefine the very terms of postcolonial theory, a project Nick Nesbitt has called “the most important and philosophically substantial text on its subject in the last decade” (2010, 138–39...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2016) 62 (4): 379–402.
Published: 01 December 2016
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2011) 57 (3-4): 380–390.
Published: 01 December 2011
...: Continental Materialism and Realism. Ed. Levi Bryant, Nick Srnicek, and Graham Harman. Melbourne: re:press, 2011. 41-46. Harmon, Graham. Guerilla Metaphysics: Phenomenology and the Carpentry of Things. Peru, IL: Open Court, 2005. Harvey, David. The Condition of Postmodernity: An...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2010) 56 (4): 530–544.
Published: 01 December 2010
... that differ from the prevailing critical views. First, I contend that Arturo Bandini remains an unreliable narrator even at the end of the novel. Like Nick Carraway’s in The Great Gatsby, his contradictions and evasions require careful scrutiny, despite the eloquent culmination of his narrative...