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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2013) 59 (1): 174–180.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Gary Edward Holcomb Neo-Segregation Narratives: Jim Crow in Post-Civil Rights American Literature , by Norman Brian , University of Georgia Press , 2010 . 214 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2013 Gary Edward Holcomb Neo-Segregation Narratives: Jim Crow in Post-Civil Rights...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2005) 51 (3): 341–372.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Norman Finkelstein Copyright © Hofstra University 2005 HI Late Duncan: From Poetry to Scripture Norman Finkelstein A poem always runs the risk of being meaningless, and would be nothing without this risk —-Jacques Derrida, Writing and...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2000) 46 (1): 100–114.
Published: 01 March 2000
... writer preserve an authentic memory of it, free from romantic idealism or bitter cynicism? Or are we better off letting it slide, as two of O’Brien’s characters (the fathers of Paul Berlin and Norman Bowker) suggest? A gap inevitably opens up between the imaginary casting of an event (the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2011) 57 (3-4): 364–371.
Published: 01 December 2011
... realist novels it recalls: the contemporary “American scene is just too complex” to support the kind of Great American Novel that Franzen’s predecessors (such as Saul Bel- low, Norman Mailer, or John Updike) may have written, but Franzen achieves a new kind of greatness thanks to his refusal to...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2010) 56 (2): 269–276.
Published: 01 June 2010
...) with only a brief interruption for Norman Mailer’s The Naked and the Dead [1948Hutner adds names such as Irwin Shaw, Kay Boyle, Nelson 273 Alison Shonkwiler Algren, Sloan Wilson, Wallace Stegner, James Cain, Betty Smith, Charles Jackson, Chester Himes, and Eudora Welty. Hutner gives...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2002) 48 (4): 487–507.
Published: 01 December 2002
... circles of the day. According to E.E. Cummings, winner of the Dial Award for 1925,Thayer and Watson had quickly trans­ formed the magazine from “a dogooding periodical . . . into a first rate magazine of the fine arts” (qtd. in Norman 37). Later evaluations echo his enthusiasm (Hoffmann...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2010) 56 (1): 47–70.
Published: 01 March 2010
...- terpret the landscape by focusing on its own, native resistance to idyllic life. In a 1947 letter to Norman Holmes Pearson about reading Henry James’s Bostonians, H.D. expresses what she calls a “patriotic” memory of a wind-tortured US coast: As I said before, one needs a vintage mind and a...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2002) 48 (2): 174–190.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Odyssey. Trans. Robert Fagles. New York: Penguin, 1997. Jameson, Fredric. “Third-World Literature in the Era of Multinational Capital­ ism.” Social Text 15 (Autumn 1986): 65-88. Jeffares, A. Norman. A New Commentary on the Poems ofW. B. Yeats. Stanford: Stanford UP, 1984. W. B.Yeats...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2004) 50 (1): 88–105.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Hebrew Scriptures, Gertrude Stein, and T. S. Eliot to fairy tales, infomercials, Walt Disney films, and Norman Rockwell souve­ nirs. These poems illustrate Maqorie Perloff’s claim that in postmodern texts, “the discourses of art and the mass media are not merely exchange­ able; rather theirs is a...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2003) 49 (1): 123–130.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Diamond as Big as the Ritz” by providing the founder of the Montana Washington dynasty with the sonorous Anglo-Franco-Irish Christian name Fitz-Norman Culpeper {Jazz Age 291). In the St. Paul years of his childhood, Fitzgerald grew up surround­ ed by French names, with whose sounds, I shall...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2008) 54 (1): 47–74.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Montague, along with authors from Wales, Scotland, England, and America, including R. S. Thomas, Edwin Muir, George Mackay Brown, Norman MacCaig, Hugh MacDiarmid, Sorley Maclean, William Wordsworth, Philip Larkin,Ted Hughes,Thomas Hardy, and Robert Frost. Thus his regionalist project bursts the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2015) 61 (1): 128–137.
Published: 01 March 2015
... choice to end the novel unconcluded, even his allegiance to the “high magic of low puns,” can all be seen, paradoxically, as strategies for communicating the non-sense of violence (quoted in Bachner 71). Bachner next turns to Norman Mailer’s Armies of the Night and what seems like its explicit...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2011) 57 (1): 132–139.
Published: 01 March 2011
... held at the Museum of Modern Art in 1961 and Norman O. Brown’s 1966 book Love’s Body. The first, which featured 252 works of collage by 141 artists, illustrates Fredman’s point about how artists of the period pursued collage and as- semblage techniques at the level of large installation. The...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2014) 60 (3): 414–422.
Published: 01 September 2014
... presence appears front and center—Norman Mailer’s participant/observer Armies of the Night, for example, or James Baldwin’s essays. Such a move would have been itself salutary, as the presence of individual authors arguably became all the more insistent precisely at the time that the author’s...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2014) 60 (4): 545–554.
Published: 01 December 2014
... from here. The first of the book’s three sections, “Novel and Decade,” primarily addresses the contexts of the 1960s counterculture. Its first three chapters are devoted to extended discussions of the neo-Freudians Erich Fromm, Herbert Marcuse, and Norman O. Brown, collectively arguing for...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2009) 55 (3): 409–415.
Published: 01 September 2009
... popular imagination. In a chapter examining critics such as Norman Mailer, Susan Sontag, and Michael Walzer, McCann shows how their criticisms of a weakly pluralist liberal state and the inattention of its citizens implicitly and explicitly called for a strong national leadership, this time...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2010) 56 (1): 92–98.
Published: 01 March 2010
... dictate to see God in all things. It is this deeply Catholic and Igna- tian perspective that distinguishes Mariani’s biography from its prominent predecessor, Norman White’s Hopkins: A Literary Biography (1995). Where White criticizes or laments Hopkins’s life in the Society of Jesus, Mariani...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2000) 46 (4): 470–491.
Published: 01 December 2000
... Koranic tales has inspired, like the apocalyptic biblical tales, hopes of the rebirth or renewal of a commu­ nity. According to Islam, Mohammed was sent to end the violence and cor­ ruption that reigned among the Arabs of thejahiliyya (the pre-Islamic era) and ensure peace. Norman O. Brown argues...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2012) 58 (3): 495–514.
Published: 01 September 2012
... international events and new friendships, others around him were writing about blackness and the primitive in ways that may have caused him to rethink his own practice. Norman Mailer’s essay on “The White Negro” was published 505 Peter Stoneley to great effect in 1957. Mailer wrote of a...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2013) 59 (1): 79–103.
Published: 01 March 2013